# Coding Decoding Quiz Set 01

### Question 1

Directions: Understand the coding pattern and answer the questions.

```Column I Column II
(1) FAMOUS (A) jeqhxp
(2) SATIRE (B) hqdbwn
(3) FRIGHT (C) ybenkc
(4) TANGLE (D) zcyhnd
(5) ROVING (E) cpbmwy
(6) HUNTER (F) ydnbxk
```

What is the code used for the letter F?

A

p.

B

y.

C

d.

D

e.

Soln.
Ans: d

From statements (1) and (3), F=e.

### Question 2

In a certain code language 'indrani likes food' means '173 274 549' and 'food is god' means '924 764 274'. Then what is the code for 'food'?

A

274

B

924

C

764

D

549

Soln.
Ans: a

'food' is common to items 1 and 2. From their codes we can see that '274' is common, and therefore the required answer.

### Question 3

If 'Men are very busy' means '1234' , 'Busy persons need encouragement' means '4567', 'encouragement is very important' means '3589' and 'Important persons are rare' means '2680', then what is the code for encouragement ?
A
5
B
8
C
9
D
6
Soln.
Ans: a
In the second and third sentences, common word is encouragement and common number is '5'.

### Question 4

If in a code language REMOTE is coded as ROTEME, which word would be coded as PNIICC?

A

PNIICC.

B

PICNIC.

C

PICCIN.

D

PINCIC.

Soln.
Ans: b

The middle two pairs of letters are interchanged. R/EM/OT/E becomes R/OT/EM/E, so P/IC/NI/C becomes P/NI/IC/C.

### Question 5

Directions: Understand the coding pattern and answer the questions.

```Column I Column II
(1) FAMOUS (A) jcqhwm
(2) SATIRE (B) hqdbyn
(3) FRIGHT (C) ybcnke
(4) TANGLE (D) zexhnd
(5) ROVING (E) embpyx
(6) HUNTER (F) xdnbwk
```

What is the code used for the letter N?

A

m.

B

e.

C

a.

D

x.

Soln.
Ans: d

N is common to HUNTER and TANGLE. Their codes have in common: x, n. Out of x and n, ROVING contains x only, but ROVING itself contains an N, so N= x.