Arrangement of words in Logical order: Detection Based, Alphabetical order, Letter Word Problems, Word formation Formula and Tricks with Problem (Question) and Solutions

Alphabetical order of words

Rule-First consider the first letter of each word. Arrange the words in the order in which these letters appear in the english alphabet.

In each of the following questions, five words are given. Which of them will come in the middle if all of them are arranged alphabetically as in a dictionary?

(a) Spine

(b) Spinal

(c) Spinner

(d) Spinet

(e) Spindle

Sol-

Spinal, Spindle, Spine,Spinet, Spinner

(a) Praise

(b) Practical

(c) Prank

(d) Prayer

Sol-

Practical, Practise, Praise,Prank, Prayer

Letter Word Problems

In each of the following questions, find out how many such pairs of letters are there in the given word each of which has as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabet.

Example 1. NECESSARY

(a) Nil

(b) One

(c) Two

(d) Three

(e) Four

Sol-

word formation

Example 2. PREAMBLE

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) More than three

(e) None of these

Sol-

Word formation using letters of a Given word based

In each of the following questions, a word has been given, followed by four other words, one of which cannot be formed by using the letters of the given word. Find that word

Example 1. CONSTRUCTION

(a) SUCTION

(b) COINS

(c) CAUTION

(d) NOTION

Sol-CAUTION

Example 2. OBSTETRICIAN

(a) SOBER

(b) TERMITE

(c) RETAIN

(d) SIREN

Sol-TERMITE

DETECTION BASED

In such type of question the number of letters skipped in between adjacent letters.

 In each of the following questions, find out which of the letter series follows the given rule.

Example 1. Number of letters skipped in between adjacent letters in the series is two.

(a) MPSVYBE

(b) QSVYZCF

(c) SVZCGJN

(d) ZCGKMPR

Sol-

Example 2. The group of letters should not contain more than two vowels.

(a) BDEJOLY

(b) JKAPIXU

(c) PRAQEOS

(d) ZILERAM

Sol-

BDEJOLY has only two vowels E, and O.

Alphabetical quibble

Rule – In this type of questions generaly a letter-series is given, be it the english alphabets from A to Z or a randomised sequence of letters.

Each of the following questions is based on the following alphabet series

Example 1. Which letter is midway between the eighteenth letter from the left end and tenth letter from the right end of the given alphabet?

(a) No letter

(b) K

(c) Q

(d) R

Sol-

The 18th letter from the left

is R and the 10th letter from

the right is Q. no letter lies

between Q and R.

Example 2. Which letter in the alphabet is as far from G as T is from M?

(a) M

(b) N

(c) O

(d) P

Sol-

T is 7th letter to the right of M. The 7th letter to the right of G is N.

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