# Mental Ability Tests on 'Alphabet and Number Sequences and Series' Set 76

## 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. 76 in this series.

Last Reviewed and Updated on January 14, 2020
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 alphabets at the positions 1, 2, 5, 11, 14, 18 and 19 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

E

C

A

D

B

Soln.
Ans: C

The letters are: A, B, E, K, N, R, S. The word is BANKERS

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### Question 2

Position of Jack from the left in a row of students is 15, whereas the position of Sheela sitting in the same row is 10th 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

15

B

18

C

12

D

10

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 = 10 + 6 - 1 = 15.

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### Question 3

Study the following series.

B P S 2 7 5 F Y R T 8 D J Q 9 A % 4 Z N

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

P2, 5Y, TD, ?

A

5Y

B

FB

C

27

D

QA

Soln.
Ans: D

There is a gap of 3 between the first characters of each of the given pair. The second character of each pair is two positions to to the right of the first character.

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### Question 4

Study the following series and find the odd man out from the choices below.

C V R S 5 \$ W E K + Y P 4 H J % F N 2 O

A

W K Y

B

H % N

C

5 \$ E

D

K Y 4

Soln.
Ans: C

There is a gap of 1 in similar items, except the odd one.

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### Question 5

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

T W 5 S O N 3 R 4 7 2 F P Y 9 A 8 5 B D

A

5

B

1

C

3

D

2

Soln.
Ans: C

At these locations: 4-7 ;7-2 ;8-5 ;

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