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**1).**In a row of 25 children, Nayan is 14

^{th}from the right end. Arun is 3

^{rd}to the left of Nayan in the row. What is Arunโs position from the left end of the row?

a) 8

^{th}b) 9

^{th}c) 7

^{th}d) 10

^{th}e) None of these

**2).**A class of girls stands in a single line. One girl is 19

^{th}in order from both the ends. How many girls are there in the class?

a) 27

b) 37

c) 38

d) 39

e) None of these

**3).**Surbhi ranks 18

^{th}in a class of 49 students. What is her rank from the last?

a) 31

b) 28

c) 35

d) 32

e) None of these

**4).**There are 35 students in a class. Suman ranks third among the girls in the class. Amit ranks 5

^{th}among the boys in the class. Suman is one rank below Amit in the class. No, two students hold the same rank in the class. What is Amitโs rank in the class?

a) 7

^{th}b) 5

^{th}c) 8

^{th}d) Cannot be determined

e) None of these

**5).**In a row of children facing North, Ritesh is 12

^{th}from the left end. Sudhir, who is 22

^{nd}from the right end is 4

^{th}to the right of Ritesh. Total how many children are there in the row?

a) 35

b) 36

c) 37

d) 34

e) None of these

**6).**In a class of 45 students, a boy is ranked 20

^{th}. When two boys joined, his rank was dropped by one. What is his new rank from the end?

a) 25

^{th}b) 26

^{th}c) 27

^{th}d) 28

^{th}e) None of these

**7).**Sohan ranks 7

^{th}from the top and 26

^{th}from the bottom in a class. How many students are there in the class?

a) 31

b) 32

c) 33

d) 34

e) None of these

**8).**There are 25 boys in a horizontal row. Rahul was shifted by three places towards his right side and he occupies the middle position in the row. What was his original position from the left end of the row?

a) 15

^{th}b) 16

^{th}c) 12

^{th}d) 10

^{th}e) None of these

**9).**In a row of letters, a letter is 5

^{th}from left end and 12

^{th}from the right end. How many letters are there in a row?

a) 15

b) 16

c) 17

d) 18

e) None of these

**10).**Sunita is the 11

^{th}from either end of a row of girls. How many girls are there in that row?

a) 19

b) 20

c) 21

d) 22

e) None of these

__Answers__**:**

**1). b) 2). b) 3). d) 4). a) 5). c) 6). c) 7). b) 8). d) 9). b) 10). c)**

__Explanation:__

**1).**Nayanโs position from left = (25 + 1 – 14) = 12

^{th}

Arunโs position = (12 – 3) = 9

^{th}from left**Answer: b)**

**2).**Clearly, the girl at the 19

^{th}position is exactly in the middle of both the ends

Total number of girls = (18 + 1 + 18) = 37

**Answer: b)**

**3).**Surbhiโs rank from last = (49 + 1 – 18) = 32

**Answer: d)**

**4).**Suman ranks 3

^{rd}in the class among the girls,

Amit ranks 5

^{th}among the boys.Suman comes one rank after Amit in the class

It means two girls and four boys rank higher than Amit in the class

So, Amit ranks 7

^{th}in the class.**Answer: a)**

**5).**Sudhirโs position from left = (12 + 4) = 16

^{th}from left

Clearly, there are three students between Ritesh and Sudhir.

Total number of children = (12 + 3 + 22) = 37

**Answer: c)**

**6).**Total number of boys after 2 new boys joined = 47

Since, the rank of the boy dropped by 1, it became 21

^{st}20^{th}His new rank from the end = 47 โ 21 + 1 = 27

^{th}**Answer: c)**

**7).**Total students in the class = 7 + 26 โ 1 = 33 โ 1 = 32

**Answer: b)**

**8).**When Rahul was shifted by three places towards his right side, then he occupies the middle position i.e., 13

^{th}position

Thus, his original position from the left end of the row = 13 โ 3 = 10

^{th}**Answer: d)**

**9).**Number of letters in the row = 5 + 12 โ 1 = 16

**Answer: b)**

**10).**Total number of girls = 11 + 11 โ 1 = 22 โ 1 = 21

**Answer: c)**

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