# Ranking Test Quiz Set 02

### Question 1

Harman is six months younger to Seeta while Balveer is three months younger to Arsh. When Sham was born, Balveer was two months old. Arsh belongs to the age group of five while Harman belongs to the age group of six. Who among the following is in the middle?

A

Balveer.

B

Seeta.

C

Arsh.

D

Sham.

Soln.
Ans: c

Conditions are:

1. H < Se.
2. B < A.
3. Sh < B.
4. A < H.

The ordering will be: Sh < B < A < H < Se.

### Question 2

P knows more than E. Q knows as much as E. R knows less than G. E knows more than G. Who is the most knowledgeable person of all?

A

P.

B

Q.

C

E.

D

G.

Soln.
Ans: a

Facts are:

1. E < P.
2. Q = E.
3. R < G.
4. G < E.

We can examine the right side and shortlist P, G and E. Out of these E and G appear on left side also, so we can strike them away. We are left with P.

### Question 3

A is taller than B but shorter than C. D is taller than E who is taller than C. Who is the tallest person in the group?

A

C.

B

D.

C

E.

D

A.

Soln.
Ans: b

Facts are:

1. B < A < C.
2. C < E < D.

By examining the right sides we can shortlist C and D as answers. But C is stroked off because it appears on left side in the second fact above. So D is the answer.

### Question 4

Harman is six months younger to Seeta while Balveer is three months younger to Arsh. When Sham was born, Balveer was two months old. Arsh belongs to the age group of five while Harman belongs to the age group of six. Who among the following is youngest ?

A

Balveer.

B

Seeta.

C

Arsh.

D

Sham.

Soln.
Ans: d

Conditions are:

1. H < Se.
2. B < A.
3. Sh < B.
4. A < H.

The ordering will be: Sh < B < A < H < Se.

### Question 5

If 1 is taller than 2 and 3 is taller than 4. If 4 is taller than 2, who is the shortest?

A

1.

B

4.

C

3.

D

2.

Soln.
Ans: d

The facts are:

1. 2 < 1.
2. 4 < 3.
3. 2 < 4.

By inspecting the left sides we can shortlist 2 and 4. But 4 appears on the right side in the third condition, it can be ruled out. So the shortest is either 2.