# Ranking Test Quiz Set 15

### Question 1

Among five friends, Malkeet is older than Ravi but not as old as Lakbeer. Lakbeer is older than Nirmal and Karamjeet. Nirmal is younger than Ravi but not the youngest. Who is the second in the descending order of age ?

A

Malkeet.

B

Ravi.

C

Nirmal.

D

Lakbeer.

Soln.
Ans: a

The facts are:

1. R < M < L.
2. N(K) < L.
3. N < R.

Since N is not the youngest, the second fact above becomes K < N < L. The arrangement becomes:

K < N < R < M < L.

### Question 2

A is more powerful than D. P is less powerful than C but more powerful than L. And, A is less powerful than P. Who is the weakest ?

A

D.

B

L.

C

A.

D

Either D or L.

Soln.
Ans: d

Facts are:

1. D < A.
2. L < P < C.
3. A < P.

The is either D, L or A because they appear on the left side of these conditions. Now, A appears on the right in the first condition, so it is ruled out. So we are left with D or L as the answer.

### Question 3

Find the meaningful sequence according to the chronological order:

(A) Yarn, (B) Sowing, (C) Cotton, (D) Fertilizer, (E) Cloth, (F) Seed.

A

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

B

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

C

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

D

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

Soln.
Ans: d

The correct order is :

Seed(F) - Sowing(B) - Fertilizer(D) - Cotton(C) - Yarn(A) - Cloth(E)

### Question 4

Five boys ran a frog race -

1. Amar ranked higher than Satpal.
2. Satpal ranked higher than Prince.
3. Amar ranked lower than Narinder.
4. Kulbeer ranked between Amar and Satpal.

Who is the winner?

A

Narinder.

B

Amar.

C

Satpal.

D

Kulbeer.

Soln.
Ans: a

The facts are:

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

Just look at the right sides to shortlist your answer. It could be A, S or N. We can rule out A and S because they appear on left sides also. The answer is N for Narinder.

### Question 5

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 will be in the middle if they stand in a row according to height ?

A

Paramjeet.

B

Neetika.

C

Ajay.

D

Sukhwant.

Soln.
Ans: b

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.