Non Verbal Reasoning - Analytical Reasoning - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Analytical Reasoning - Section 1 (Q.No. 15)

Find the number of triangles in the given figure.

Answer: Option

The figure may be labelled as shown.

The simplest triangles are ABJ, ACJ, BDH, DHF, CIE and GIE i.e. 6 in number.

The triangles composed of two components each are ABC, BDF, CEG, BHJ, JHK, JKI and CJI i.e. 7 in number.

There is only one triangle JHI which is composed of four components.

Thus, there are 6 + 7 + 1 = 14 triangles in the given figure.

3 comments Page 1 of 1.

Gavey said:   3 years ago
16 is the right answer.

Kiran said:   7 years ago
Why don't use the angle BJH. JCI?

Shahana said:   10 years ago
Don't we have any shortcut formulae for doing this? As it takes time for completing one question, which will consume more time for a single mark.

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