# Non Verbal Reasoning - Analytical Reasoning - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Analytical Reasoning - Section 1 (Q.No. 4)

4.

Find the number of triangles in the given figure.

Answer: Option

Explanation:

The figure may be labelled as shown.

The simplest triangles are AHB, GHI, BJC, GFE, GIE, IJE, CEJ and CDE i.e. 8 in number.

The triangles composed of two components each are HEG, BEC, HBE, JGE and ICE i.e. 5 in number.

The triangles composed of three components each are FHE, GCE and BED i.e. 3 in number.

There is only one triangle i.e. AGC composed of four components.

There is only one triangle i.e. AFD composed of nine components.

Thus, there are 8 + 5 + 3 + 1 + 1 = 18 triangles in the given figure.

Discussion:

32 comments Page 3 of 4.
Zarish said:
10 years ago

What is meant by components ?

Dharshan said:
10 years ago

Is there any formulas to calculate the problem?

Prathap said:
10 years ago

These kind of problems are a kind of dynamic ones hence dealing with formulae can't happen at ease.

Prakash said:
1 decade ago

Is there any shortcut for these problems to solve?

Midhun Kumar said:
1 decade ago

No short cuts are available till now, we have to solve by ourselves.

Sri said:
1 decade ago

Is there any shortcut for counting number of triangle?

Azhar said:
1 decade ago

By using count only, we can find out the answers for this type of problems.

SIRAJ said:
1 decade ago

Is there any short tricks for these type of problems?

Deepak singh said:
1 decade ago

Is there any short tricks for these type of problems?, please tell me.

Aditya raj said:
1 decade ago

Any shortcut method for count this figure triangle?

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