Number Ranking and Time Sequence Test - Verbal Reasoning Questions and Answers with solutions or explanation for interview, entrance tests and competitive exams. Practice online quiz, fully solved examples with detailed answers.

1. In a row of trees, one tree is fifth from either end of the row. How many trees are there in the row?
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Answer: Option B

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Clearly, number of trees in the row = (4 + 1 + 4) = 9.

2. In a queue, Amrita is 10th from the front while Mukul is 25th from behind and Mamta is just in the middle of the two. If there be 50 persons in the queue, what position does Mamta occupy from the front ?
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Answer: Option C

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Number of persons between Amrita and Mukul = 50 -(10 + 25) = 15. Since Mamta lies in middle of these 15 persons,so Mamta's position is 8th from Amrita i.e. 18th from the front.

3. Raman ranks sixteenth from the top and forty ninth from the bottom in a class. How many students are there in the class ?
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Answer: Option A

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Clearly, number of students in the class = (15 + 1 + 48) = 64.

4. Sanjeev ranks seventh from the top and twenty eight from the bottom in a class. How many students are there in the class ?
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Answer: Option D

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Clearly, number of students in the class = (6 + 1 + 27) = 34.

5. If Atul finds that he is twelfth from the right in a line of boys and fourth from the left, how many boys should be added to the line
such that there are 28 boys in the line ?
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Answer: Option B

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Clearly, number of boys in the line = (11 + 1 + 3) = 15. Number of boys to be added = 28 - 15 = 13.