# Passwords and Inputs Quiz Set 16

### Question 1

"05 25 72 74 41 11 31 60" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. 11 25 72 74 41 05 31 60
2. 11 31 72 74 41 05 25 60
3. 11 31 41 74 72 05 25 60
4. 11 31 41 05 72 74 25 60
5. 11 31 41 05 60 74 25 72
6. 11 31 41 05 60 25 74 72
7. 11 31 41 05 60 25 72 74

If step 2 of an input is: 00 13 66 59 98 67 55 63, then what is step 3, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

00 13 63 59 98 67 55 66

B

00 13 63 55 98 67 59 66

C

00 55 66 59 98 67 13 63

D

00 13 63 55 66 67 59 98

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, the numbers whose sum of digits is smallest are being moved to the left. If the sum is equal, then the number on the left is given preference. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with 00 13 66 59 98 67 55 63:

• 00 13 66 59 98 67 55 63
• 00 13 63 59 98 67 55 66
• 00 13 63 55 98 67 59 66
• 00 13 63 55 66 67 59 98

### Question 2

"game 47 12 81 balm gain able 53" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. game 81 12 47 balm gain able 53
2. game 81 gain 47 balm 12 able 53
3. game 81 gain 53 balm 12 able 47
4. game 81 gain 53 balm 47 able 12

If an input is: lack vary 13 95 jaws fade 44 97, then what is step 1, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

vary lack 13 95 jaws fade 44 97

B

vary 97 13 95 jaws fade 44 lack

C

vary 97 lack 95 jaws 44 fade 13

D

vary 97 lack 95 jaws fade 44 13

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, English words and numbers are alternately being arranged in decreasing order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with lack vary 13 95 jaws fade 44 97:

1. vary lack 13 95 jaws fade 44 97
2. vary 97 13 95 jaws fade 44 lack
3. vary 97 lack 95 jaws fade 44 13
4. vary 97 lack 95 jaws 44 fade 13

### Question 3

"83 11 dark 19 visa 75 card rank" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. 75 83 dark 11 visa 19 card rank
2. 75 83 visa 19 dark card 11 rank
3. visa 75 83 dark 19 card 11 rank
4. 19 visa 75 83 card 11 dark rank
5. card 19 visa 75 11 dark 83 rank
6. 19 75 card 11 dark visa 83 rank
7. 11 19 dark 75 card visa 83 rank
8. visa 11 19 dark 83 card 75 rank

Which of the following steps would read as "38 30 40 inch nazi echo ache 26" if the input is "40 30 ache inch nazi echo 38 26", and the re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

3

B

4

C

5

D

6

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step items at 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8 respectively move to 1-4-3-2-6-5-7-8-. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with 40 30 ache inch nazi echo 38 26:

1. 40 inch ache 30 echo nazi 38 26
2. nazi 40 inch echo ache 30 38 26
3. 38 30 40 inch nazi echo ache 26
4. echo nazi 30 40 38 inch ache 26
5. echo nazi 38 inch 30 ache 40 26
6. ache echo nazi inch 38 30 40 26
7. nazi ache inch 38 40 30 echo 26
8. nazi 38 inch 30 40 ache echo 26

### Question 4

"51 gain oath obey 53 08 54 hair" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. gain 51 oath obey 53 08 54 hair
2. gain 51 oath obey 53 hair 54 08
3. gain hair oath obey 53 51 54 08
4. gain hair oath obey 53 54 51 08
5. gain hair oath obey 54 53 51 08

If an input is: each 00 vary 05 69 fade malt 47, then how many steps are required if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

4

B

3

C

2

D

5

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, English words are moving to the left in the order in which they appear in a dictionary. The numbers are moving to the right in ascending order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with each 00 vary 05 69 fade malt 47:

1. each 47 vary 05 69 fade malt 00
2. each fade vary 05 69 47 malt 00
3. each fade vary malt 69 47 05 00
4. each fade malt vary 69 47 05 00

### Question 5

"dark vote pale 37 bank 71 72 75" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. bank vote pale 37 dark 71 72 75
2. bank 37 pale vote dark 71 72 75
3. bank 37 dark vote pale 71 72 75
4. bank 37 dark 71 pale vote 72 75
5. bank 37 dark 71 pale 72 vote 75

If an input is: 50 omen 34 veil inch band 91 15, then how many steps are required if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

6

B

5

C

4

D

7

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, English words and numbers are alternately being arranged in ascending order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with 50 omen 34 veil inch band 91 15:

1. band omen 34 veil inch 50 91 15
2. band 15 34 veil inch 50 91 omen
3. band 15 inch veil 34 50 91 omen
4. band 15 inch 34 veil 50 91 omen
5. band 15 inch 34 omen 50 91 veil
6. band 15 inch 34 omen 50 veil 91