# Ranking Test Quiz Set 08

### Question 1

In a group of five boys, Karan is second in height, Param is taller than Mohit. Raj is the tallest and Narinder is taller than Param. If they are arranged in ascending of heights, who is the shortest?

A

Mohit.

B

Raj.

C

Mohit or Raj.

D

Param.

Soln.
Ans: a

The facts are:

1. Start - ? < K.
2. M < P.
3. ? < R - End.
4. P < N.

Start - M < K < P < N < R - End.

### Question 2

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

A

1.

B

4.

C

3.

D

1 or 3.

Soln.
Ans: d

The facts are:

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

By inspecting the right sides we can shortlist 1, 3 and 4. But 4 appears on the left side in the second condition, it can be ruled out. So the tallest is either 1 or 3.

### Question 3

Find the meaningful sequence:

(A) City, (B) Continent, (C) Country, (D) State, (E) Earth.

A

A,B,C,D,E.

B

C,D,B,A,E.

C

A,C,D,E,B.

D

A,D,C,B,E.

Soln.
Ans: d

City(A) → State(D) → Country(C) → Continent(B) → Earth(E)

### Question 4

Sukhwant is shorter than Neetika. Paramjeet is taller than Sukhwant. Hamesh is taller than Neetika but shorter than Ajay. Neetika is taller than Paramjeet.

Who is the shortest?

A

Paramjeet.

B

Neetika.

C

Ajay.

D

Sukhwant.

Soln.
Ans: d

The facts are:

1. S < N.
2. S < P.
3. N < H < A.
4. P < N.

The ordering will be: S < P < N < H < A.

### Question 5

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 oldest ?

A

Balveer.

B

Seeta.

C

Arsh.

D

Sham.

Soln.
Ans: b

Conditions are:

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

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