Mental Ability Tests on 'Alphabet and Number Sequences and Series' Set 96

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. 96 in this series.

Last Reviewed and Updated on February 7, 2020
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

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

Z O S J 6 F I T A H \$ + 3 X Q P N Y W V

A

I A W

B

+ Q Y

C

H 3 P

D

Z J I

Soln.
Ans: A

There is a gap of 2 in similar items, except the odd one.

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Question 2

Which letter will be the 5th from right if 1st and 2nd, 3rd and 4th and so on are interchanged in the word DOCUMENTABLE?

A

L

B

N

C

E

D

T

Soln.
Ans: B

The new letter is: ODUCEMTNBAEL

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Question 3

Which letter will be the 5th from right if 1st and 2nd, 3rd and 4th and so on are interchanged in the word ETHNOGRAPHIC?

A

R

B

A

C

N

D

P

Soln.
Ans: A

The new letter is: TENHGOARHPCI

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Question 4

Rank of a student in his class from the top is 16. If the total number of students in the class is 23, what is his position from the bottom of the class?

A

11

B

10

C

14

D

8

Soln.
Ans: D

Sum of positions of an item from top and bottom of a list is always equal to the sum of the positions of the first and last items. So position from bottom is = 23 - 16 + 1 = 8.

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Question 5

Following is a series of digits from 1-9. How many 7 are there that are not divisible by the number on their left but completely divisible by the number on their right?

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

A

1

B

3

C

2

D

4

Soln.
Ans: A

At these locations: 9-7-7 ;

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-480.
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