Ranking Test Quiz Set 01

Question 1

The cricket ball is lighter than the hockey ball and volleyball is heavier than the football. Hockey ball is lighter than the football but heavier than the tennis ball. Which of the following is the lightest?

[Answer should be given only on the basis of these facts, not your general knowledge.]
A

Hockey ball or Tennis Ball.

B

Cricket ball or Tennis Ball.

C

Volley ball or Tennis Ball.

D

Tennis Ball.

Soln.
Ans: b

Facts are:

1. C < H.
2. F < V.
3. T < H < F.

The ordering could be: T < C < H < F < V or C < T < H < F < V.

So the answer is either C or T.

Question 2

Find the meaningful sequence:

(A) Show, (B) Story, (C) Actors, (D) Release, (E) Censor.

A

A,B,C,D,E.

B

C,D,B,A,E.

C

A,C,D,E,B.

D

B,C,E,D,A.

Soln.
Ans: d

Story(B) → Actors(C) → Censor(E) → Release(D) → Show(A)

This is the sequence in which a film is finally shown in a theater. First the story is conceived, then actors are signed, followed by censor clearance, then release, and finally a show.

Question 3

The value of heavier ornament is more than the value of the lighter ornament. Ornament of Braj is heavier than the ornament of Mohit and of more value than the value of the ornament of Rajat. The value of the ornament of Naseeb is of more than the value of ornament of Braj. The ornament of Naseeb is lighter than the ornament of Yogesh. Ornament of Rajat is costlier than the Ornament of Mohit. Who is the poorest?

A

Braj.

B

Rajat.

C

Mohit.

D

Nasseb.

Soln.
Ans: c

Facts are:

1. R and M < B.
2. B < N.
3. N < Y.
4. M < R.

By inspecting the left sides above we can shortlist B, N, M and R. By examining the right side we can strike off B, R and N out of this list. So we are left with M for Mohit as the answer.

Question 4

If Amandeep is taller than Surinder but shorter than Komal and Surinder is just as tall as Kamala but taller than Vandna, then who is second tallest?

A

Vandna.

B

Amandeep.

C

Surinder.

D

Komal.

Soln.
Ans: b

The facts are:

1. Su < A < Ko.
2. V < (Su = Ka)

The ordering is: V < Su(=Ka) < A < Ko.

Question 5

Sukhwant is shorter than Neetika. Paramjeet is taller than Sukhwant. Hamesh is taller than Neetika but shorter than Ajay. Neetika is taller than Paramjeet.

Who is the tallest?

A

Paramjeet.

B

Neetika.

C

Ajay.

D

Sukhwant.

Soln.
Ans: c

The facts are:

1. S < N.
2. S < P.
3. N < H < A.
4. P < N.

The ordering will be: S < P < N < H < A.