# Mixed Reasoning Questions Set 3

1. How many pairs of letters are there in the word TRANSPLANT, each of which have as many letters between then in the word as they have between then in the English alphabet (in both forward and reverse direction)?
A) One
B) Four
C) Two
D) Three
E) Five
Option B

Forward – NP, NT, PT, LN
Reverse – No one
2. Tanvi is sitting midway between Rahul and Sidhant in a row of 25 students. Tina is sitting third to right of Sidhant and 5th from the right end. How many students are sitting in between Tina and Tanvi if Rahul is sitting at 10th position from the left?
A) 6
B) 5
C) 4
D) 8
E) Cannot be determined
Option A

Tina is sitting third to right of Sidhant and 5th from the right end. So Sidhant is 8th from right end means (25 – 8 +1) = 18th from left. Rahul is 10th from left. Tanvi is in between Rahul and Sidhant so at 14th from left end or (25 – 14 + 1) = 12th from right end
Now Tanvi is 12th from right and Tina is 5th from right. So 6 people in between

Directions (3-4): There are 4 statements in each of the following options. Find the one in which the fourth statement follows from the first three statements and mark answer accordingly. Mark E) if none of the option follows condition given

1. A) Some chairs are pins. All pins are table. No pin is tip. No chairs is tip.
B) Some chairs are pins. Some pins are table. All tables are tips. Some tips are chairs.
C) Some chairs are pins. All tables are pins. Some tables are tips. Some pins are tips.
D) Some chairs are pins. No table is pin. Some tables are tips. All tips are pins is a possibility.
E) None of these is true
Option C

2. A) Some pounds are rupees. No rupee is yen. All euro are yen. Some rupee are euro
B) All pounds are rupees. Some yen are rupee. Some euro are pounds. All euro are yen is a possibility.
C) Some pounds are rupees. All rupees are yen. All pounds are euro. No euro is rupee.
D) All pounds are rupees. Some yen are rupee. No yen is euro. All pounds are euro is a possibility.
E) None of these is true
Option D

Directions (5-6): Point A is 10 m north of point B. Point A is 12 m west of point C. Point D is 8 m west of point B. Point F s 9 m south of point E which is 7 m east of point of point B.

1. Find CE.
A) 8√2 m
B) 4√3 m
C) 7√5 m
D) 5√5 m
E) 25 m
Option D (√102 + 52) = √125 = 5√5 m
2. A person starts from point D. After walking some distance, he turns to his left and reaches point G, which is 4 m south of point E. Find AG.
A) 8√2 m
B) 4√3 m
C) 7√5 m
D) 5√5 m
E) 25 m
Option C

AG = (√72 + 142) = √245 = 7√5 m

Directions (7-8): There are 8 members in a family. D is sister of A. E is wife of C and sister-in-law of B. A is father of J. K has two sons and one grandson J. L is mother-in-law of B and has only 3 children out of which one is A.

1. How is E related to D?
A) aunt
B) niece
C) sister
D) sister-in-law
E) sister or sister-in-law
Option D
The family tree is: 2. How is L related to C?
A) aunt
B) niece
C) mother
D) mother-in-law
E) mother or aunt
Option C

Directions (9-10): Study the following arrangement and answer questions given:
K 8 F % V A @ J 4 D 5 I * N 0 R # W ! H 1 U M 9 Q E P 7 2

1. How many consonants are there in the arrangement each of which is immediately followed by a letter?
A) None
B) One
C) Two
D) Three
E) More than three
Option C

2. How many such numbers are there each of which is immediately preceded by a symbol?
A) None
B) One
C) Two
D) Three
E) More than three