# Ranking and Order Online Quiz

Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Ranking and Order. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz. Q 1 - In a dance competition, many dancers are standing in a single line. From both the sides, the rank of a dancer is found to be 19. How many dancers are there in the line?

Options :

A - 27

B - 37

C - 47

D - 57

### Explanation

Total number of dancers will be = 18 + 18 + 1 = 37

Q 2 - In a row of boys, the rank of Sanjay is 7th from the top and 13th from the bottom. Similarly, in another row of boys, rank of Deepak is 8th from the top and 14th from the bottom. Calculate the total number of boys present in the two rows.

Options :

A - 38

B - 40

C - 39

### Explanation

Total number of boys present in Sanjay’s row = (13 + 7) - 1 = 19

Total number of boys present in Deepak’s row = (14 + 8) - 1 = 21

Total boys in 2 rows = 21 + 19 = 40

Q 3 - In a row of 40 sheep, the position of a sheep from the top is 27 and similarly in a group of 30 buffalos, the position of a buffalo from last is 13. Calculate the difference between the ranks of that sheep from last and that buffalo from 1st.

Options :

A - 16

B - 15

C - 14

D - 13

### Explanation

The rank of that sheep from the last = (40 - 27) + 1 = 14

The rank of that buffalo from 1st will be = (30 - 13) + 1 = 28

Now the difference of rank is = 28 - 14 = 14

Q 4 - Rank of Sujay is 17th from the bottom in a group of 25 students. Find his rank from below if 3 new students will be added to the bottom of the list.

Options :

A - 14

B - 20

C - 12

D - 13

### Explanation

Simply it will add 3 more ranks to the current position of Sujay

= 17 + 3 = 20

Q 5 - 101 numbers of different types of small trees are showcased in a row in an exhibition. Rose tree has been showcased exactly in the middle of the row. On the second day two trees from the left side and one tree from the right side was taken out. Find the new rank of the rose tree from the left hand side.

Options :

A - 47

B - 48

C - 49

D - 50

### Explanation

In a list of 101 trees, the middle tree will be ranked 51. Now as we are trying to find out the rank from the left hand side, hence; removal of the trees from the right hand side will not affect.

However; if we remove two trees from the left hand side, then the new rank of the rose tree will be (51 - 2) = 49 from the left.

Q 6 - Total 52 students are present in a class. From below, Sameera’s rank is 17. What is her rank from the top?

Options :

A - 36

B - 28

C - 29

D - 30

### Explanation

Total number of students present ahead of Sameera is = 52 - 17 = 35

Hence; the rank of Sameera is 36 from top.

Q 7 - While counting, Meena found that his rank from the left hand side and right hand side are 5th and 13th respectively. Calculate the minimum number of girls that should be added to the line to make it 47.

Options :

A - 30

B - 14

C - 15

### Explanation

Let’s first calculate the total number of girls.

It will be = (5 + 13) - 1 = 17

Now extra girls needed = 47 - 17 = 30

Q 8 - The rank of Sanjaya is 24th from top and 26th from bottom in a list. If 13 persons have been wrongly listed and will be removed, then what will be the total number of persons in the list?

Options :

A - 36

B - 37

C - 38

D - 39

### Explanation

Before eliminating the wrongly listed names, the total number of persons present in that list will be

= 24 + 26 - 1

= 49

Now, as 13 persons have been wrongly listed, removing them will make the list with number of people = 49 - 13 = 36.

Q 9 - In a row, 35 boys were sitting. From the right hand side, the position of Kajal was 7th whereas; position of Suresh from the left hand side was 9th. Meera was sitting exactly in between Kajal and Suresh. Find the position of Kajal from Suresh.

Options :

A - 11

B - 12

C - 9

D - None of these

### Explanation

Number of viewers sitting in between Kajal and Suresh can be calculated as;

35 - (9 + 7) = 19

So we can say now that 9 viewers were present in between Kajal-Meera and Meera-Suresh. So the position of Kajal is 10th from Suresh.

Q 10 - If the rank of Harish is 8th from the top in a group of 28 candidates and 2 new candidates are added just before and after him, what will be his new rank from bottom?

Options :

A - 23

B - 30

C - 28

D - 27

### Explanation

Adding of candidates just before Harish will not change his rank from bottom. Before addition, the rank of Harish from bottom is

= (28 - 8) + 1 = 21

Now adding 2 candidates just after Harish will increase his rank by 2 positions. Hence; Harish’s new rank from bottom will be = 21 + 2 = 23

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