**Direction (1-2) which one set of letters when sequentially placed at the gaps will complete the given letter series?**

**1.c_ab_ca_bc_a**

(a) b c a b

(b) a b c b

(c) b a c b

(d) c b a c

**2._ba_bab_babb_b**

(a) b a a a

(b) a b b b

(c) b a b b

(d) a b a b

**Direction (3-4)In a class of 60 students, the number of boys is double of the number of girls. In a class test, Kapil’s rank is 10th from the top and there are 3 girls ahead of him in rank.**

**3.How many boys are below him in rank?**

(a) 31

(b) 32

(c) 33

(d) 34

**4.How many girls are below him in rank?**

(a) 14

(b) 15

(c) 16

(d) 17

**5.From the given alternatives select the word which can be formed using the letters given in the word.**

**LACKADAISICAL**

(a) LACHES

(b) DELICT

(c) KIDDLE

(d) SCALD

**6.Which word cannot be formed by using the letters of:**

**FLOWERBED?**

(a) WOLF

(b) LOWER

(c) FOLLOWER

(d) FREED

**Direction(7-10): select the related letters/word/number from the given alternative.**

**7.678: U: : 456 : ?**

(a) P

(b) O

(c) Q

(d) R

**8.CALL : ACLL :: COOL : ?**

(a) LOOC

(b) LCOO

(c) OOLC

(d) OCLO

**9.Punjab : Chandigarh :: Assam**

(a) Dispur

(b) Guwahati

(c) Shillong

(d) Imphal

**10.12 : 5 :: 14: ?**

(a) 7

(b) 8

(c) 9

(d) 6

**Answers:**

**solution**

**1: (c)**

**The sequence given is cba/bac/acb/cba**

**2: (b)**

**The sequence given is ab/abb/abbb/abbbb**

**3: (c)**

**Out of 60 students, if number of boys is double of number of girls, then there are 40 boys and 20 girls in the class. Since Kapil’s rank is 10th and there are 3 girls ahead of him, then remaining 17 girls are below him in rank. Similarly, out of his 10th rank, 3 are girls who are ahead of him, then there are 7 boys (including Kapil) till 10th rank. Therefore, there are 33 boys below him in rank.**

**4: (d)**

**Out of 60 students, if number of boys is double of number of girls, then there are 40 boys and 20 girls in the class. Since Kapil’s rank is 10th and there are 3 girls ahead of him, then remaining 17 girls are below him in rank.**

**5: (d)**

**6: (c)**

**7: (b)**

**687=6+7+8=21 is the place value of U in alphabetical sequence. Similarly, 456=4+5+6=15 is the place value of O.**

**8: (d)**

**In CALL, first two letters are interchanged among themselves and last two letters are interchanged among themselves to get ACLL. Similarly, COOL can be rearranged as OCLO.**

**9: (a)**

**Punjab’s capital is Chandigarh. Similarly, Assam’s capital is Dispur.**

**10: (d)**

**5=12÷2-1. Similarly, 14÷2-1 = 6**