Reasoning Questions : Logical Reasoning set 5

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Directions(Q. 1-5) Study the sets of numbers given below and answer the questions which follow:

129    642   921   476   308

  1. Which of the following numbers will be obtained if the second digit of the lowest number is added to the third digit of the highest number after adding four to each number?
    A. 5
    B. 6
    C. 7
    D. 8
    E. None of the Above
    Answer & Explanation
    D. 8
    Explanation:
    Lowest Number = 129 + 4 = 133
    Highest Number = 921 + 4 = 925
    3 + 5 = 8
  2. If the digits in each of the five numbers are arranged in descending order, the position of how many numbers will not change?
    A. None
    B. One
    C. Two
    D. Three
    E. Four
    Answer & Explanation
    C. Two
    Explanation:
    642 921
  3. Based upon the given set of numbers, four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one does not belong to that group?
    A. 647
    B. 264
    C. 912
    D. 192
    E. 380
    Answer & Explanation
    E. 380
    Explanation:
    Third digit becomes the first while the first shift two shift rightwards.
  4. If in each number, the digits are arranged in ascending order, what will be sum of middle digits of each of the numbers?
    A. 14
    B. 12
    C. 26
    D. 9
    E. None of the Above
    Answer & Explanation
    E. None of the Above
    Explanation:
    2 + 4 + 2 + 6 + 3 = 17
  5. If in each number, the first and the last two digits are interchanged, which will be the second lowest number?
    A. 129
    B. 642
    C. 921
    D. 476
    E. 308
    Answer & Explanation
    B. 642
    Explanation:
    921 246 129 674 803
    246 – second lowest number

II. Directions(Q. 6-10) Following questions are based on the five three digit numbers given below:

832 719 654 967 481

  1. If the positions of the second and the third digits within each number are interchanged. Which of the following will be the sum of the first and the second digits of the third highest number.
    A. 16
    B. 10
    C. 9
    D. 15
    E. None of the Above
    Answer & Explanation
    A. 16
    Explanation:
    823 791 645 976 418
    7 + 9 = 16
  2. Which of the following is the sum of the first and the third digits of the second lowest number?
    A. 16
    B. 10
    C. 18
    D. 5
    E. None of the Above
    Answer & Explanation
    B. 10
    Explanation:
    The second lowest number is 654
    6 + 4 = 10
  3. If the positions of the first and the second digits within each number are interchanged, which of the following will be the difference between the highest and the second highest number.
    A. 203
    B. 133
    C. 385
    D. 182
    E. 144
    Answer & Explanation
    E. 144
    Explanation:
    382 179 564 697 841
    841 – 697 = 144
  4. If the positions of the first and the third digits within each number are interchanged, which of the following will be the sum of the second and third digits of the lowest number?
    A. 8
    B. 11
    C. 15
    D. 12
    E. None of the Above
    Answer & Explanation
    D. 12
    Explanation:
    238 917 456 769 184
    8 + 4 = 12
  5. If in each number, the first and the last two digits are interchanged, which will be the second lowest number?
    A. 129
    B. 832
    C. 921
    D. 476
    E. 308
    Answer & Explanation
    B. 832
    Explanation:
    238 917 456 769 184
    second lowest number = 238