# Alphabet Number Series Quiz Set 196

### Question 1

Study the following series.

G J V C E R Q Y 1 F X @ 3 O N 2 K 8 T S

Find what should come in place of the question mark(?)

CE , ? , F3 , 3K

A

Y1

B

JY

C

Q1

D

VR

Soln.
Ans: c

There is a gap of 2 between the first characters of each of the given pair. The second character of each pair is increasingly moving one position to the right of the first character.

### Question 2

How many pairs of letters are there in the word CONTEMPORARY which have as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabet?

A

7

B

3

C

6

D

4

Soln.
Ans: a
1. cONtemporary
2. cOntemporarY
3. conteMpOrary
4. conteMporaRy
5. contemPOrary
6. contemPoRary
7. contempOraRy

### Question 3

If the alphabets at the positions 1, 9, 20 and 24 are picked up and a meaningful word is formed out of them, what would be the second letter of that word?

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

A

B

T

C

X

D

N

Soln.
Ans: a

The letters are: A, I, T, X. The word is TAXI

### Question 4

If the alphabets at the positions 3, 9, 12, 16, 18, 20 and 21 are picked up and a meaningful word is formed out of them, what would be the second letter of that word?

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

U

B

C

C

L

D

B

Soln.
Ans: a

The letters are: C, I, L, P, R, T, U. The word is CULPRIT

### Question 5

Position of Jack from the left in a row of students is 18, whereas the position of Kalpana sitting in the same row is 5th from the right. After interchanging their positions, the position of the Jack becomes 6th from the left. What is the total number of students in the row?

A

10

B

15

C

17

D

14

Soln.
Ans: a

Sum of positions of an item from top(right) and bottom(left) of a list is always equal to the sum of the positions of the first and last items. So total items is = 5 + 6 - 1 = 10. 