Reasoning Questions : Logical Reasoning set 9

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

229    642   821   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 = 229 + 4 = 233
    Highest Number = 821 + 4 = 825
    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:
    642 821
  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. 922
    D. 182
    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. 17
    E. None of the Above
    Answer & Explanation
    D. 17
    Explanation:
    2 + 4 + 2 + 6 + 3 = 17
  5. If in each number, the first and the last digits are interchanged, which will be the second lowest number?
    A. 229
    B. 308
    C. 821
    D. 476
    E. None of these
    Answer & Explanation
    E. None of these
    Explanation:
    922 246 128 674 803
    246 – second lowest number

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

738 495 329 653 849

  1. If in each number the first and third digits are interchanged and the newly formed numbers are arranged in ascending order, which number will be the third?
    A. 738
    B. 495
    C. 329
    D. 653
    E. 849
    Answer & Explanation
    A. 738
    Explanation:
    837 594 923 356 948
    356 594 837 923 948
  2. If ‘1’ is added to the first digit of each number and ‘1’ is subtracted from the second digit, which number will be the largest?
    A. 738
    B. 495
    C. 329
    D. 653
    E. 849
    Answer & Explanation
    E. 849
    Explanation:
    Largest number = 849 => 939
  3. If in each number the positions of the first and second digits are interchanged which number will be the smallest?
    A. 738
    B. 495
    C. 329
    D. 653
    E. 849
    Answer & Explanation
    C. 329
    Explanation:
    378 945 239 563 489
    Smallest number = 329
  4. If ‘1’ is subtracted from the last digit as well as the first digit and then the second and third digits are interchanged, which number will be the second if arranged in ascending order?
    A. 653
    B. 849
    C. 495
    D. 738
    E. 329
    Answer & Explanation
    C. 495
    Explanation:
    637 394 228 552 748
    673 349 282 525 784; 282 349 525 673 784
  5. If ‘1’ is subtracted from the last digit of each number and then the numbers are arranged in descending order, which number will be the first?
    A. 653
    B. 849
    C. 495
    D. 738
    E. 329
    Answer & Explanation
    B. 849
    Explanation:
    848 737 652 494 328
    First number = 849