Mental Ability Tests on 'Alphabet and Number Sequences and Series' Set 222

These questions help you develop speed and accuracy. Every exam tests these skills. So if you are preparing for a bank exam, state and national talent search exams, UGC NET, GATE, etc., then this quiz will help you master these skills. I have provided answers and solutions to each of the questions. This is quiz no. 222 in this series.

Last Reviewed and Updated on August 18, 2019
Posted by Parveen(Hoven),
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Quiz Questions

Each question has four choices. More than one option can be correct. After you have finished the quiz scroll towards the last question to view your result. I have provided solutions and answers to all the questions.

Question 1

Which letter will be the 7th from right if 1st and 2nd, 3rd and 4th and so on are interchanged in the word FACTIONARIES?

A

S

B

I

C

C

D

T

Soln.
Ans: B

The new letter is: AFTCOIANIRSE

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Question 2

If the second half of the following series is reversed, then which item is 5th to the left of the 6th item from the right side? The series is:

L Q G M C T \$ % U K D W 6 P R X O V 8 @

A

K

B

X

C

T

D

%

Soln.
Ans: A

Midpoint is 10. We have to find 20 - 6 - 5 = 9 + 1th item from the left side. Since the location lies in the left half, reversing the series has no effect in this zone. So counting from the left side, the item is K.

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Question 3

In the number series written below, how many 9 are there that are completely divisible by both the two successors to their right?

6 3 8 9 4 6 9 9 4 5 1 5 9 9 3 9 7 5 9

A

0

B

2

C

1

D

3

Soln.
Ans: B

At these locations: 9-9-3 ;9-3-9 ;

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Question 4

If the alphabets at the positions 11, 14, 15 and 23 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

N

B

O

C

K

D

U

Soln.
Ans: A

The letters are: K, N, O, W. The word is KNOW

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Question 5

If the first half of the following series is reversed, then which item is 6th to the right of the 18th item from the right side? The series is:

R \$ 1 D 8 3 M 7 K G T E C Z 5 P J 2 U F

A

F

B

T

C

M

D

1

Soln.
Ans: D

Midpoint is 10. We have to find 20 - 18 + 6 = 8 + 1th item from the left side. Since the location lies in the left half, the sequence has been reversed in this zone. So the item will be at location 10 - 8 = 2 from the left in the original series. Which means the item is: \$.

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Updated on 2019-08-18.