**1. Sam ranked ninth from the top and thirty-eighth from the bottom in a class. How many students are there in the class?**

(a) 45

(b) 46

(c) 47

(d) 48

(e) 49

**2. A class of boys stands in a single line. One boy is nineteenth in order from both the ends. How many boys are there in the class?**

(a) 27

(b) 37

(c) 38

(d) 39

(e) 28

**3. Ajay ranked sixteenth from the top and twenty-ninth from the bottom among those who passed an examination. Six boys did not participate in the competition and five failed in it. How many boys were there in the class?**

(a) 40

(b) 44

(c) 50

(d) 55

(e) 58

**4. If Atul finds that the he is twelfth from the right in a line of boys and fourth from the left, how many boys should be added to the line such that there are 28 boys in the line?**

(a) 12

(b) 13

(c) 14

(d) 20

(e) None of these

**5. In a row of boys, Jeevan is seventh from the start and eleventh from the end. In another row of boys, Vikas is tenth from the start and twelfth from the end. How many boys are there in both the rows together?**

(a) 36

(b) 37

(c) 39

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**6. In a class of 60, where girls are twice that of boys, Kamal ranked seventeenth from the top. If there are 9 girls ahead of Kamal, how many boys are after him in rank?**

(a) 3

(b) 7

(c) 12

(d) 23

(e) 16

**7. Nitin ranks eighteenth in a class of 49 students. What is his rank from the last?**

(a) 18

(b) 19

(c) 31

(d) 32

(e) 20

**8. Manoj and Sachin are ranked seventh and eleventh respectively from the top in a class of 31 students. What will be their respective ranks from the bottom in the class?**

(a) 20th and 24th

(b) 24th and 20th

(c) 25th and 21st

(d) 26th and 22nd

(e) None of these

**9. Ravi is 7 ranks ahead of Sumit in a class of 39. If Sumit’s rank is seventeenth from the last, what is Ravi’s rank from the start?**

(a) 14th

(b) 15th

(c) 16th

(d) 17th

(e) 18th

**10. Bharati is 8 ranks ahead of Divya who ranks twenty-sixth in a class of 42. What is Bharati’s rank from the last?**

(a) 9th

(b) 24th

(c) 25th

(d) 34th

(e) None of these

**Directions : Study the given information and answer the following questions :**

**When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement .**

*Input: Would 50 24 84 cast fold 39 how 20 04 got dust.*

*Step – I :- 84 50 24 cast fold 39 how 20 04 got dust would.*

*Step – II:- 84 04 50 24 fold 39 how 20 got dust would cast.*

*Step – III:- 84 04 50 24 fold 39 20 got dust would cast how.*

*Step – IV:- 84 04 50 20 24 fold 39 got would cast how dust.*

*Step – V :- 84 04 50 20 39 24 fold would cast how dust got.***Step VI is the last step of the arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained. As per the rules followed in the given steps, find out the appropriate steps for the given input.**

*Input: Fat 80 almost that 19 07 boost come 29 38 gun 49 hut 68.***11. How many steps will be required to complete the given input ?**

**12. Which element would be at 6th position from the right end in step III ?**

**13. Which step number would be the following output ?**

*80 07 68 fat 19 come boost 29 gun 38 49 hut that almost***14. What is the position of boost in step IV ?**

**15. Which element is third to the left of ‘fat’ in step IV ?**