# Reasoning: Coding/Decoding Set 5

Directions (1-5): Study the following information to answer the given questions:

In a certain code,
‘make the one happy’ is written as ‘de sik vbh gi’,
‘happy is one girl’ is written as ‘asz gi ha sik’,
‘the girl is sweet’ is written as ‘ha jo de asz’, and
‘one is seeking attention’ is written as ‘sbn sik ti asz’.

1. What is the code for ‘happy’?
A) vbh
B) de
C) gi
D) ha
E) asz
Option C

From ‘make the one happy’ is written as ‘de sik vbh gi’,
AND
‘one is seeking attention’ is written as ‘sbn sik ti asz’.
one – sik, so happy – gi
2. What does ‘asz’ stand for?
A) girl
B) sweet
C) one
D) is
E) attention
Option D

‘asz’ and ‘is’ – both present in last three codes
3. ’asz lo de’ could be a code for which of the following?
A) girl is action
B) the is sense
C) happy is girl
D) the one attention
E) make seeking happy
Option B

From que 2, ‘asz’ – ‘is’
de – the from 1st and 3rd codes
lo and sense not present anywhere, so lo can be create
4. What is code for ‘one’?
A) sbn
B) sik
C) ti
D) asz
E) de
Option B

From 1st and last code, one – sik
5. Which of the following may represent ‘sweet make seeking’?
A) jo sbn ti
B) sbn ti sik
C) vbh jo sik
D) ti vbh jo
E) vbh ti de
Option D

Sweet – jo, make – vbh,
Seeking is ‘sbn’ or ‘ti’
So code should be ‘jo vbh sbn’ or ‘jo vbh ti’. ‘jo vbh ti’ is present in options

Directions (6-10): Study the following information to answer the given questions:
In a certain code,
‘work key to success’ is written as ‘lif sa fo nio’,
‘smart key to job’ is written as ‘nio sha lif de’,
‘success lead to work’ is written as ‘lif os sa ki’, and
‘smart lead with happy’ is written as ‘jo va ki de’.

1. Which is the code for ‘success’?
A) fo
B) lif
C) os
D) sa
E) ki
Option D

‘to’ is ‘lif’, so from 1st and 3rd code, success – sa
2. What does ‘sha lif fo’ stand for?
A) work success job
B) work to success
D) work to job
E) None of these
Option D

‘sha’ and ‘job’ only present in 2nd code, so job-sha
‘to’ and ‘lif’ present in first three, so to -lif
‘work’ and ‘fo’ only present in 1st code, so work-fo
3. Which is the code for ‘smart happy with’?
A) ki jo va
B) jo sha lif
C) jo de va
D) sa va de
E) None of these
Option C

4. What does ‘nio’ mean in the given code language?
A) to
B) key
C) work
D) success
E) Can’t with determined