Verbal Test Preparation for Army, Navy, Air Force
1.In a certain code ‘RATIONAL’ is written as ‘TARNOILA’. How would ‘BRUTAL’ be written in that code?
Explanation: Letters are reversed in groups of 3 which can be shown as:
RAT = TAR, ION = NOI. etc. So for BRUTAL
BRU = UBR
TAL = LAT
so code for BRUTAL = UBRLAT
2.In a certain code ‘PURPOSE’ is written as ‘UPPRSOE’. How would ‘WATER’ be written in that code?
Explanation: Interchange the letter in the pair of two and keep the last letter as it is.
WA = AW
TE = ET
So code of WATER is AWETR.
3. In a certain code ‘FORGIVE’ is written as ‘DPPHGWC’. How would ‘REQUEST’ be written in that code?
Explanation: The letters move –2, +1, alternately R-2=P, E+1=F, Q-2=O, U+1=V and so on. So code of REQUEST is PFOVCTR
- If CALM is written as HEOO , YEAR may be written as
1. DHDS2. DTDH3. DDHT4. DIDT5. DHSRSol: Option 4
Explanation: Each letter moves +5, +4, +3, +2.
Therefore, ‘DIDT’ is a code for ‘YEAR’
5. If CALM is written as XZON, YEAR may be written as
Explanation: The concept of Reverse EJOTY is followed.
Or we can also say that sum of letter & its respective coded letter is 27.
Y+B=25+2=27, E+V=5+22=27, and so on.
Hence code for YEAR is ‘BVZI’.