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Q411.
If it is possible to make a meaningful word with the second, the seventh, the ninth and the eleventh letters of the word ORGANISATION, which of the following will be the third letter of that word ? If no such word can be formed, give 'X' as the answer and if more than one such words can be made, give answer as 'M'.
1) S 2) R
3) T 4) X
5)M
Answer : R
Explanation :
R, S, T, O
There is only one word formed - SORT
So, the third letter should be ‘R’.
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Q412.
If it is possible to make a meaningful word with the first, third, seventh and ninth letters of the word SEPARATION, which of the following will be the third letter of that word ?  If no such word can be made, give 'X' as your answer and if more than one such words can be made, give 'M' as your answer.
1) T 2) P
3) X 4) O
5)M
Answer : M
Explanation :
S, P, T, O
So, the words are : STOP, SPOT, POST
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Q413.
How many such pairs of letters are there in the word EXPERIMENT each of which have as many letters between them in the word as they have in the English alphabet ?

1) None 2) One
3) Two 4) Three
5)More than three
Answer : Two
Explanation : Pairs are P - R, , N - R
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Q414.
How many three letter meaningful English words can be formed from the word NOTE beginning with 'T' and without repeating any letter ?
1) Three 2) One
3) Two 4) None
5)None of these
Answer : Three
Explanation : The words so formed are TON, TOE, TEN
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Q415.
How many meaningful three letter English words can be formed with the letters AER, using each letter only once in each word ?

1) None 2) One
3) Two 4) Three
5)Four
Answer : Three
Explanation : So, new words are - ARE, EAR, ERA
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Q416.
If it is possible to make only one meaningful word with the Third, Seventh, Eighth and Tenth letters of the word COMPATIBILITY, which of the following would be the last letter of that word  ? If no such word can be made, give 'X' as your answer and if more than one such word can be formed, give your answer as 'Y'.
1) I 2) B
3) L 4) X
5)Y
Answer : B
Explanation :
 The word  so form is M, I, B, L = LIMB

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Q417.
How many meaningful English words can be formed using the third, fifth, ninth and eleventh letters of the word 'COMMANDMENT' using each letter only once ?
1) None 2) One
3) Two 4) Three
5)More than three
Answer : More than three
Explanation : So words are M, A, E, T = MEAT, TEAM, MATE, TAME
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Q418.
If it is possible to make a meaningful word with the third, the sixth, the ninth and the eleventh letters of the word PRESENTATION, which letter will be  third if that word ? If more than one such word can be made give 'M' as the answer and if no such word can be made give 'X' as the answer ?
1) N 2) T
3) M 4) X
5)None of these
Answer : M
Explanation :
The third, the sixth, the ninth and the eleventh letters of the words are respectively E, N, T and O.
So, the meaningful words are NOTE and TONE. Hence our answer is (3).
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Q419.
If it is possible to make a meaningful word with the first,the fourth, the ninth and the fourteenth letter of the word ADMINISTRATION, which of the following will be the third letter of that word from the right end ?  If no such word can be mad give 'X' as the answer and if more than one such word can be made, give 'M' as the answer.
1) A 2) I
3) X 4) M
5)None of these
Answer : M
Explanation : The first, the fourth, the ninth and the fourteenth letter of the words are respectively  A,I, R and N  So, the meaningful words are RAIN and IRAN. 
Therefore, our required answer is (4).
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Q420.
Pointing to a photograph of a boy, Prakash said, " He is the son of the only son of my mother." How is Prakash related to that boy ?
1) Brother 2) Uncle
3) Cousin 4) Father
5)None of these
Answer : Father
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