Reasoning Questions :Ranking And Position Set 18

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I. Directions(Q.No: 1-5)Study the following arrangement to answer the given questions
D 3 M % R A $ K 2 P 5 E © N 4 W @ F 8 Z # 6 & V * 9 Q U ! 1 Y 

  1. If all the symbols are dropped from the above arrangement, which of the following will be the seventeenth from the left end?
    1.U
    2.F
    3.V
    4.9
    5.6
    Answer
    5.6
    Explanation :
    D 3 M R A K 2 P 5 E N 4 W F 8 Z 6 V 9 Q U 1 Y
    Seventeenth from the left end – 6
  2. Which of the following is fourth to the left of the eighth to the left of ‘Z’?
    1.D
    2.3
    3.K
    4.R
    5.None of these
    Answer-4.S
    Answer
    3.K
    Explanation:
    4th to the left of the 8th to the left of ‘Z’ –> 12th to the left of Z – i.e “K”
    D 3 M % R A $ K 2 P 5 E © N 4 W @ F 8 Z # 6 & V * 9 Q U ! 1 Y
  3. Which of the following is the eighth to the right of the fourteenth from the right end of the above arrangement?
    1.5
    2.E
    3.R
    4.9
    5.P
    Answer
    4.9
    Explanation :
    8th to the right of the 14th from the right end —> 6th from the right end
    D 3 M % R A $ K 2 P 5 E © N 4 W @ F 8 Z # 6 & V * 9 Q U ! 1 Y
  4. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one does not belong to that group?
    1.54#
    2.DAE
    3.2©N
    4.@#9
    5.$5@
    Answer
    4.@#9
    Explanation :
    5 -4 4 +6 #
    D -4 A +6 E
    2 -4 © +6 N
    @ -4 # +5 9
    $ -4 5 +6 @
  5. How many such vowels are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by consonant and immediately followed by symbol ?
    1.One
    2.Two
    3.Three
    4.More than four
    5.None
    Answer
    2.Two
    Explanation :
    R A $, Q U !

II.  Directions(Q.No: 6-10) Study the following arrangement to answer the given questions
E 3 M % R A $ L 8 O 5 F © I 4 G @ W 7 Z # 6 & B * 9 Q U 4 1 S

  1. Which of the following is third to the left of the ninth to the right of ‘I’?
    1.6
    2.#
    3.9
    4.Q
    5.None of these
    Answer
    5.None of these
    Explanation :
    3th to the left of the 9th to the right of ‘I’ –> 6th to the right of I –> Z
    E 3 M % R A $ L 8 O 5 F © I 4 G @ W 7 Z # 6 & B * 9 Q U 4 1 S
  2. Which of the following is the eighth to the right of the fourteenth from the left end of the above arrangement?
    1.6
    2.#
    3.9
    4.Q
    5.None of these
    Answer
    1.6
    Explanation :
    8th to the right of the 14th from the left end – 22nd from left end
    E 3 M % R A $ L 8 O 5 F © I 4 G @ W 7 Z # 6 & B * 9 Q U 4 1 S
  3. How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a vowel and immediately followed by a consonant?
    1.One
    2.Two
    3.Three
    4.More than four
    5.None
    Answer
    3.Three
    Explanation :
    E 3 M, O 5 F, I 4 G
  4. What should come in the following series based on the above arrangement ?
    3$5  ©@Z ?
    1.E3M
    2.6*U
    3.6*Q
    4.691
    5.None
    Answer
    3.6*Q
  5. Insert “T” after every third letter in the above series then what will be the 19th letter from the right end of the series ?
    1.W
    2.T
    3.@
    4.7
    5.None
    Answer
    1.W
    Explanation :
    E 3 M T % R A T $ L 8 O 5 F © I 4 G @ W T 7 Z # 6 & B T * 9 Q U 4 1 T S
    19th letter from the right end – W