QOTD - Logical Reasoning - Dictionary Arrangement


2019-09-19 | Team PendulumEdu

Arrange the following words as per order in the dictionary and choose the correct option

1. Projection

2. Profitable

3. Product

4. Patriot

5. Psychotic

Options:

A. 4, 5, 3, 1, 2

B. 4, 5, 2, 1, 3

C. 4, 3, 1, 2, 5

D. 4, 3, 2, 1, 5

Solution:

The first letter is common in all the five words

Checking the second, third and fourth letter for all the options, we get

Word

2nd word

3rd word

4th word

Projection

r

o

j

Profitable

r

o

f

Product

r

o

d

Patriot

a

t

r

Psychotic

s

y

c

 

Therefore, according to the English dictionary, the arrangement of the words will be

Patriot, Product, Profitable, Projection, Psychotic

i.e. 4, 3, 2, 1, 5

Hence, (D) is the correct answer.

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