Alphabet Number Series Quiz Set 043

Question 1

This is a series of digits that has been written by randomly arranging 19 digits. How many 5 are there that are completely divisible by the second number to their right?

8 1 5 4 4 3 5 7 5 1 9 2 5 6 9 5 2 9 3

A

1

B

2

C

4

D

3

Soln.
Ans: a

At these locations: 5-7-5 ;

Question 2

Study the following series.

Y G I % U F H B E 8 1 + 9 L M O 2 A T V

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

%U , HE , ? , 92

A

UE

B

89

C

YI

D

E%

Soln.
Ans: b

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 3

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

A

5

B

7

C

1

D

4

Soln.
Ans: a
1. AcClamation
2. AcclamatIon
3. acClAmation
4. acClamatIon
5. acclamatiON

Question 4

John is ranked 8th from the top and Kalpana is ranked 18th from the bottom in a class of 25 students. How many students are there between John and Kalpana?

A

2

B

4

C

5

D

9

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 position of John from the bottom is = 25 - 8 + 1 = 18. Number of students between them is: difference of 18 and 15 (minus 1) = 2

Question 5

This is a series of digits and alphabets. How many pairs are such that the consecutive items are both alphabets?

6 1 5 1 I B M 4 9 9 D Y U C Z 7 6 2 S 8

A

2

B

9

C

6

D

4

Soln.
Ans: c

At these locations: I-B ;B-M ;D-Y ;Y-U ;U-C ;C-Z ;