Verbal reasoning is an exam which is also known as entrance test which takes place in various schools colleges universities or other various degrees while taking admission in that particular field. The difficulty level of the test depends upon the degree or class for which the test is. Verbal reasoning g test is to judge the candidate mental ability and intelligence. Verbal reasoning has further part known as general mental ability. And further it is divided into various topics.
In alphabet test, as the name suggests it is related to alphabets. The reasoning section of every competitive exam includes questions which are based on the alphabet. The alphabet test is very important and every year good number of questions is asked from this topic. All the questions in the alphabetical test involves various tricks and tips in solution of the problem. The candidate must prepare for this particular topic seriously and should be aware about every trick and tips of the test.
As we know time is very crucial for every examination. So, candidates should learn all the tricks ad tips of the questions so that they can save their time in finding the answer. Candidates need to prepare the topic well in advance and should consider it an easy topic. Various tricks of this can be learned from the books which are available on reasoning.
Following are some example of the alphabet test which will help you to judge the type of questions asked in exam:
Question 1. If each of the vowels i.e. A, E, I, O & U along with the 3rd letter to it right in the alphabet are taken out and arranged one after the other in the same order followed by the remaining letters of the alphabet, which of the following will be 5th to the left of the 19th letter from the left in the new arrangement?
- None of these
Answer: Option A
Explanation: Arranging English alphabet according to the instructions given, we get,
A D E H I L O R U X B C F G J K M N P Q S T V W Y Z = (19 – 5) = 14th from the left.
Question 2. How many pairs of letters are there in the word “CASTRAPHONE” which have as many letters between them in the word as in the alphabet?
Explanation: Looking into the alphabets there are five such pairs namely ON, HONE, ST, TRAPHO, RAP.
ON – NO
HONE – EFGH
ST – ST
TRAPHO – OPQRST
RAP – PQR
These type of questions are asked in exam do prepare accordingly.