# Passwords and Inputs Quiz Set 30

### Question 1

"pace 11 obey 74 abet 58 10 face" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. abet 11 obey 74 pace 58 10 face
2. abet 74 obey 11 pace 58 10 face
3. abet 74 face 11 pace 58 10 obey
4. abet 74 face 58 pace 11 10 obey
5. abet 74 face 58 obey 11 10 pace
6. abet 74 face 58 obey 11 pace 10

If step 1 of an input is: dame 23 oath 71 rack 05 68 kids, then what is step 4, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

dame 71 kids 68 rack 05 23 oath

B

dame 23 oath 71 rack 05 68 kids

C

dame 71 kids 68 oath 23 rack 05

D

dame 71 kids 68 oath 05 23 rack

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 kids 23 oath 71 rack 05 68 dame:

1. dame 23 oath 71 rack 05 68 kids
2. dame 71 oath 23 rack 05 68 kids
3. dame 71 kids 23 rack 05 68 oath
4. dame 71 kids 68 rack 05 23 oath
5. dame 71 kids 68 oath 05 23 rack
6. dame 71 kids 68 oath 23 05 rack
7. dame 71 kids 68 oath 23 rack 05

### Question 2

"yard verb rack 10 34 38 21 quad" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. yard 10 rack verb 34 38 21 quad
2. yard 10 verb rack 34 38 21 quad
3. yard 10 verb 21 34 38 rack quad
4. yard 10 verb 21 rack 38 34 quad
5. yard 10 verb 21 rack 34 38 quad
6. yard 10 verb 21 rack 34 quad 38

If an input is: rack 68 39 88 57 jaws xylo back, then how many steps are required if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

7

B

6

C

9

D

8

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, English words and numbers are alternately being arranged. Strings are in descending order, and numbers are in ascending order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with rack 68 39 88 57 jaws xylo back:

1. xylo 68 39 88 57 jaws rack back
2. xylo 39 68 88 57 jaws rack back
3. xylo 39 rack 88 57 jaws 68 back
4. xylo 39 rack 57 88 jaws 68 back
5. xylo 39 rack 57 jaws 88 68 back
6. xylo 39 rack 57 jaws 68 88 back
7. xylo 39 rack 57 jaws 68 back 88

### Question 3

"04 79 14 42 87 22 56 28" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. 04 22 14 42 87 79 56 28
2. 04 22 14 42 28 79 56 87
3. 04 22 14 42 28 56 79 87
4. 04 22 14 42 28 56 87 79

If step 1 of an input is: 10 25 48 56 53 14 12 40, then what is step 6, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

10 12 40 14 25 53 56 48

B

10 12 40 14 53 56 25 48

C

10 12 48 56 53 14 25 40

D

10 12 40 56 53 14 25 48

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 10 25 48 56 53 14 12 40:

• 10 25 48 56 53 14 12 40
• 10 12 48 56 53 14 25 40
• 10 12 40 56 53 14 25 48
• 10 12 40 14 53 56 25 48
• 10 12 40 14 25 56 53 48
• 10 12 40 14 25 53 56 48

### Question 4

"27 48 keys 46 damn hand kids 67" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. kids 48 keys 46 damn hand 27 67
2. kids keys 48 46 damn hand 27 67
3. kids keys 27 46 damn hand 48 67
4. kids keys hand 46 damn 27 48 67
5. kids keys hand 27 damn 46 48 67
6. kids keys hand damn 27 46 48 67

If an input is: 96 face jail urea sack 10 27 45, then what is step 3, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

urea sack jail 45 face 10 27 96

B

urea sack jail 10 face 27 45 96

C

urea sack jail 27 face 10 45 96

D

urea sack jail face 10 27 45 96

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, English words are moving to the left in the last to first order in which they appear in a dictionary. The numbers are moving to the right in decreasing order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with 96 face jail urea sack 10 27 45:

1. urea face jail 96 sack 10 27 45
2. urea face jail 45 sack 10 27 96
3. urea sack jail 45 face 10 27 96
4. urea sack jail 27 face 10 45 96
5. urea sack jail 10 face 27 45 96
6. urea sack jail face 10 27 45 96

### Question 5

"this idiom is used when something is very expensive" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. is idiom this used when something is very expensive
2. idiom is this used when something is very expensive
3. idiom this is used when something is very expensive
4. idiom this used is when something is very expensive
5. idiom this used when is something is very expensive
6. idiom this used when something is is very expensive
7. idiom this used when something is is very expensive

If step 7 of an input is: overusing sentence type can hinder a a readers engagement with a text, then what is step 10, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

overusing sentence type can hinder readers engagement with a a a text

B

overusing sentence type can a hinder a readers engagement with a text

C

overusing sentence a type can hinder a readers engagement with a text

D

overusing a sentence type can hinder a readers engagement with a text

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, the shortest words are being moved to the left. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with overusing sentence type can hinder a a readers engagement with a text:

• overusing sentence type can hinder a a readers engagement with a text
• overusing sentence type can hinder readers a a engagement with a text
• overusing sentence type can hinder readers engagement a a with a text
• overusing sentence type can hinder readers engagement with a a a text
• overusing sentence type can hinder readers engagement with a a a text