# Ranking Test Quiz Set 11

### Question 1

Pathankot is larger than Jammu. Samrala is larger than Chandigarh. Rajasthan is not as large as Jammu but larger than Samrala. Which is the smallest city out of these?

A

Pathankot.

B

Jammu.

C

Samrala.

D

Chandigarh.

Soln.
Ans: d

Facts are:

1. J < P.
2. C < S.
3. S < R < J.

The ordering is C < S < R < J < P.

So the answer is C for Chandigarh.

### Question 2

The height of Parveen is more than that of Sham but less than the height of Babbu. If the heights of Parveen, Sham and Babbu be a, b and c respectively then which of the following is correct?

A

a < b < c.

B

b < a < c.

C

c < a < b.

D

a < c < b.

Soln.
Ans: b

Fact given is : S < P < B ⇒ b < a < c.

### Question 3

Veerpal is taller than Karan but shorter than Hamesh. Hamesh is taller than Rajan but shorter than Gurpreet. If Karan is taller than Rajan. Who is the shortest among all?

A

Gurpreet.

B

Hamesh.

C

Rajan.

D

Verpal.

Soln.
Ans: c

Try to arrange the items in a mathematical increasing or decreasing order. Use abbreviations to make things simpler. If two names begin with same letter, make the abbreviation of two characters.

Facts given are:

1. K < V < H.
2. R < H < G.
3. R < K.

In all the three facts R and K appear on the left. So the shortest is either of them. The third fact can be used to decide that R is the answer.

### Question 4

Arrange the following words in a meaningful order:

(A) Windows, (B) Walls, (C) Floor, (D) Foundation, (E) Roof, (F)Room.

A

D, E, C, B, A, F.

B

D, C, E, F, B, A.

C

D, B, A, E, C, F.

D

D, A, E, F, B, C.

Soln.
Ans: c

The correct order is :

Foundation(D) - Walls(B) - Windows(A) - Roof(E) - Floor(C) - Room(F)

### Question 5

Among five cities, Chandigarh is smaller than Mohali. Ferozepur is larger than Jagraon and Ludhiana is larger than Mohali, but not as large as Ferozepur. Which is the largest?

A

Chandigarh.

B

Delhi.

C

Ferozepur.

D

Ludhiana.

Soln.
Ans: c

Given facts are:

1. C < M.
2. J < F.
3. M < L.
4. L < F.

So the sequence is: C < M < L (J) < F. 