# Passwords and Inputs Quiz Set 27

### Question 1

"07 05 80 25 64 04 02 19" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. 02 05 80 25 64 04 07 19
2. 02 05 19 25 64 04 07 80
3. 02 04 19 25 64 05 07 80
4. 02 04 19 25 07 05 64 80
5. 02 04 05 25 07 19 64 80
6. 02 04 05 19 07 25 64 80
7. 02 04 05 07 19 25 64 80

If an input is: 52 60 15 21 85 34 24 98, then how many steps are required if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

5

B

4

C

7

D

6

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, the smallest numbers are being moved to the left, and in the next step largest to the right side. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with 52 60 15 21 85 34 24 98:

1. 15 60 52 21 85 34 24 98
2. 15 21 52 60 85 34 24 98
3. 15 21 52 60 24 34 85 98
4. 15 21 24 60 52 34 85 98
5. 15 21 24 34 52 60 85 98

### Question 2

"18 93 66 64 46 34 73 19" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. 34 93 66 64 46 18 73 19
2. 34 18 66 64 46 93 73 19
3. 34 18 64 66 46 93 73 19
4. 34 18 64 46 66 93 73 19
5. 34 18 64 46 73 93 66 19
6. 34 18 64 46 73 19 66 93

If step 2 of an input is: 20 41 87 52 15 28 68 56, then what is step 5, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

20 41 15 52 28 56 68 87

B

20 15 87 52 41 28 68 56

C

20 41 87 52 15 28 68 56

D

20 41 15 52 28 87 68 56

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 20 41 87 52 15 28 68 56:

• 20 41 87 52 15 28 68 56
• 20 41 15 52 87 28 68 56
• 20 41 15 52 28 87 68 56
• 20 41 15 52 28 56 68 87

### Question 3

"another way to spot variety is through the length of each sentence" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. sentence way to spot variety is through the length of each another
2. sentence variety to spot way is through the length of each another
3. sentence variety through spot way is to the length of each another
4. sentence variety through another way is to the length of each spot
5. sentence variety through another length is to the way of each spot
6. sentence variety through another length each to the way of is spot
7. sentence variety through another length each spot the way of is to

If an input is: moved from their natural habitats and social structures, 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, the longest words are being moved to the left. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with structures from their natural habitats and social moved:

1. structures from their natural habitats and social moved
2. structures habitats their natural from and social moved
3. structures habitats natural their from and social moved
4. structures habitats natural social from and their moved
5. structures habitats natural social their and from moved
6. structures habitats natural social their moved from and

### Question 4

"76 nail 38 89 sage 98 walk each" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. each nail 38 89 sage 98 walk 76
2. each 98 38 89 sage nail walk 76
3. each 98 nail 89 sage 38 walk 76
4. each 98 nail 89 sage 76 walk 38

If an input is: 74 obey lady 00 44 icon 62 vain, then what is step 5, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

icon 74 lady 62 obey 44 vain 00

B

icon 74 lady 62 obey 44 00 vain

C

icon 74 lady 62 44 obey 00 vain

D

icon obey lady 00 44 74 62 vain

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, English words and numbers are alternately being arranged. Strings are in ascending order, and numbers are in descending order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with 74 obey lady 00 44 icon 62 vain:

1. icon obey lady 00 44 74 62 vain
2. icon 74 lady 00 44 obey 62 vain
3. icon 74 lady 62 44 obey 00 vain
4. icon 74 lady 62 obey 44 00 vain
5. icon 74 lady 62 obey 44 vain 00

### Question 5

"the final problem in a series of problems" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. the series problem in a final of problems
2. the series problems in a final of problem
3. the series problems problem a final of in
4. the series problems problem of final a in
5. the series problems problem of in a final
6. the series problems problem of in final a

If step 1 of an input is: the ocean is pacific largest ocean of all, then what is step 3, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

the pacific of ocean largest ocean is all

B

the pacific is ocean largest ocean of all

C

the pacific of largest ocean ocean is all

D

the ocean is pacific largest ocean of all

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, the words that appear later in a dictionary are being moved to the left. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with the ocean is pacific largest ocean of all:

• the ocean is pacific largest ocean of all
• the pacific is ocean largest ocean of all
• the pacific of ocean largest ocean is all
• the pacific of largest ocean ocean is all
• the pacific of largest ocean ocean is all