Ranking Test Quiz Set 03

Question 1

Sham is taller than Arsh, Ravi is taller than Charnjeet but shorter than Balli. Arsh is shorter than Charanjeet. Charanjeet is taller than Sham. Who is the shortest?

A

Sham.

B

Balli.

C

Ravi.

D

Arsh.

Soln.
Ans: d

The facts are:

1. A < S.
2. C < R < B.
3. A < C.
4. S < C.

The shortlisted answer is C, S or A. S is rejected by the first fact. C is rejected by the third fact. So A for Arsh is the answer.

Question 2

Gurleen is taller than Sham but not as tall as Dimpy. Dimpy and Ridham are of same height. Gurleen is shorter then Parveen. Who is the shortest in all?

A

Gurleen.

B

Sham.

C

Dimpy.

D

Ridham.

Soln.
Ans: b

Facts are:

1. S < G < D.
2. D = R.
3. G < P.

By inspection, S and G are on the left side, so we can shortlist them as possible answer. But by the first fact, S is defeated by G. So S for Sham is the shortest.

Question 3

A is heavier than E but lighter than F. G is lighter than S and F. W is heavier than C but lighter than G. S is not heavier than F. Who is the lightest?

A

F or C.

B

A.

C

S or A.

D

E or C.

Soln.
Ans: d

Facts are:

1. E < A < F.
2. G < S and F.
3. C < W < G.
4. S <= F.

By examining the left hand sides we can shortlist E, G, C and S. But G and S appear on right sides also. So either of E or C is the answer.

Question 4

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 will be in the middle if they stand in a row according to height ?

A

Paramjeet.

B

Neetika.

C

Ajay.

D

Sukhwant.

Soln.
Ans: b

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.

Question 5

If Amandeep is taller than Surinder but shorter than Komal and Surinder is just as tall as Kamala but taller than Vandna, then Kamala is.

A

just as tall as Amandeep.

B

taller than Komal.

C

shorter than Amandeep.

D

shorter than Surinder.

Soln.
Ans: c

The facts are:

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

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