# Mental Ability Tests on 'Alphabet and Number Sequences and Series' Set 241

## 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. 241 in this series.

Last Reviewed and Updated on August 18, 2019
Posted by Parveen(Hoven),
Aptitude Trainer and Software Developer

## 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

If the first half of the following series is reversed, then which item is 7th to the left of the 5th item from the right side? The series is:

5 % C + @ U A 4 3 Z W I B G \$ H Y 7 R 2

A

7

B

5

C

C

D

3

Soln.
Ans: C

Midpoint is 10. We have to find 20 - 5 - 7 = 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 + 1 from the left in the original series. Which means the item is: C.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-1201.
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### Question 2

Study the following series.

8 N I L Z S P M 6 A 9 1 G 4 F 2 V Q \$ W

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

NL , ? , MA , 9G

A

88

B

MA

C

ZP

D

MS

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 separated by one position to the right of the first character.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-1202.
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### Question 3

Following is a series of digits from 1-9. How many 6 are there that are not divisible by the number on their left but completely divisible by the number on their right?

4 3 4 6 6 3 6 8 2 5 6 8 7 3 6 8 5 5 7

A

4

B

3

C

1

D

2

Soln.
Ans: C

At these locations: 4-6-6 ;

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-1203.
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### Question 4

This is a series of digits that has been written by randomly arranging 19 digits. How many consequetive pairs of numbers does it contain?

5 6 9 7 6 5 9 1 2 9 1 3 1 5 6 2 6 4 7

A

1

B

5

C

3

D

2

Soln.
Ans: B

At these locations: 5-6 ;7-6 ;6-5 ;1-2 ;5-6 ;

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-1204.
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### Question 5

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

6

B

3

C

7

D

4

Soln.
Ans: C
1. cONtemporary
2. cOntemporarY
3. conteMpOrary
4. conteMporaRy
5. contemPOrary
6. contemPoRary
7. contempOraRy
Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-1205.
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