# Ranking Test Quiz Set 10

### Question 1

Five men 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 read a newspaper. The one who reads first gives it to 3. The one who reads last had taken from 1. The 5 was not the first or last to read. There were two readers between 2 and 1.

A

5.

B

2.

C

4.

D

1.

Soln.
Ans: c

The facts are:

1. Start - ? < 3.
2. 1 < ? - End.
3. We can lay the sequence as: ? < 3 < 5 < 1 < ? because 5 is not at the start or end.

Since there are two men between 2 and 1, the sequence will have to start with 2. This is the order in which they read the newspaper: 2 - 3 - 5 - 1 - 4.

### Question 2

Find the meaningful sequence:

(A) Sand, (B) Galaxy, (C) Earth, (D) Star, (E) Constellation.

A

A,B,C,D,E.

B

C,D,B,A,E.

C

A,C,D,E,B.

D

B,A,D,C,E.

Soln.
Ans: c

Sand(A) → Earth(C) → Star(D) → Constellation(E) → Galaxy(B)

### Question 3

Raj earns more than Feroz but not as much as Jass. Karan earns less than Jass but not as little as Feroz. Lavleen earns more than Feroz but not as much as Raj. If they are arranged according their earnings who earns the most?

A

Jass.

B

Raj.

C

Lavleen.

D

Karan.

Soln.
Ans: a

Facts are:

1. F < R < J.
2. F < K < J.
3. F < L < R.

By inspection of the right side, we can shortlist J and R. But according to the first fact, R is defeated by J. So J is the answer.

### Question 4

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 tallest in all?

A

Gurleen or Sham.

B

Sham or Ridham.

C

Dimpy or Parveen.

D

Ridham or Dimpy.

Soln.
Ans: c

Facts are:

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

By inspection, D and P are on the right side, so we can shortlist them as possible answer. So D for Dimpy and P for Parveen are the tallest.

### Question 5

Prabh is heavier than Amrit who is lighter than Vikram. Param is lighter than Prabh and heavier than Vikram.

Who is the lightest of all?

A

Param.

B

Vikram.

C

Prabh.

D

Amrit.

Soln.
Ans: d

Facts are:

1. A < V < Pr.
2. V < Pa < Pr.

The sequence becomes: A < V < Pa < Pr.