**Directions (1 – 5): Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below. **

A number arrangement machine when given an input of words/numbers, rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and steps of rearrangement.

Input: 4 2 1 5 6 8 3 7

Step 1: 14 2 -1 23 34 62 7 47

Step 2: 5 2 -1 5 7 8 7 2

Step 3: 6 6 8 21 32 44 56 66

Step 4: 5 4 5 17 27 38 49 58

Step 5: 5 4 5 8 9 2 4 4

Step 6: 20 12 20 56 72 2 12 12

This is the final arrangement and step 6 is the last step for this input.

**Input: 12 7 4 9 6 2 3 8**

- Find the multiplication of numbers which are 4
^{th}from left end and 2^{nd}from right end in step 4?

A) 872

B) 931

C) 588

D) 765

E) None of these

- What is the sum of numbers which are 3
^{rd}from left end and 3^{rd}from right end in step 5?

A) 12

B) 14

C) 27

D) 7

E) 3

- What is the difference in numbers which are 2
^{nd}from left end and 3^{rd}from right end in step 6?

A) 6

B) 7

C) 9

D) 5

E) -8

- In step 6, ‘42’ is related to ‘2’ in the same way as in step 3, ‘14’ is related to ‘32’. Then in step 2, ‘5’ is related to what in the same way?

A) 2

B) 12

C) 7

D) None of these

E) Cannot be determined

- What are last two numbers in step 4?

A) 7, 4

B) 28, 32

C) 5, 7

D) 42, 64

E) 49, 64

**Directions (6 – 10): Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below. **

A number arrangement machine when given an input of numbers/words, rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and steps of rearrangement.

Input: dump 7 sat tin 8 5 born 9 pet 4

Step 1: set dump 7 tin 8 5 born 9 pet 4

Step 2: set dump 7 tin 8 5 born 9 pet 61

Step 3: set pit dump 7 tin 8 5 born 9 61

Step 4: set pit dump 7 tin 8 born 9 61 52

Step 5: set pit ton dump 7 8 born 9 61 52

Step 6: set pit ton dump 8 born 9 61 52 94

Step 7: set pit ton burn dump 8 9 61 52 94

Step 8: set pit ton burn dump 9 61 52 94 46

Step 9: set pit ton burn damp 9 61 52 94 46

Step 10: set pit ton burn damp 61 52 94 46 18

This is the final arrangement and step 10 is the last step for this input.

**Input: 11 pill but 9 5 ten 8 bat 7 doll**

- Which word/number is third to right of seventh element from right end in step 6?

A) 94

B) bet

C) tin

D) 11

E) doll

- In step 4, if ‘tin’ interchanges position with ‘but’ and ‘11’ with ‘52’, then how many words are there in between ‘tin’ and ‘52’?

A) None

B) One

C) Two

D) Three

E) More than three

- How many numbers/words are between ‘tin’ and ‘but’ in step 7?

A) None

B) One

C) Two

D) Three

E) More than three

- What is the sum of the numbers which are fourth from left end and second from right end in step 5?

A) 36

B) 47

C) 63

D) 49

E) 45

- What is the sum of digits of the sum of the numbers which are fourth from right end in step 9 and second from right end in step 6?

A) 20

B) 9

C) 19

D) 11

E) 15