# Non Verbal Reasoning - Classification - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Classification - Section 1 (Q.No. 1)
Directions to Solve

In each problem, out of the five figures marked (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5), four are similar in a certain manner. However, one figure is not like the other four. Choose the figure which is different from the rest.

1.

Choose the figure which is different from the rest.

(1)     (2)     (3)     (4)     (5)
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2
3
4
5
Explanation:
The pins, equal in number to the number of sides in the main figure are attached to the midpoint of a side of the main figure in case of figures (2), (3), (4) and (5). In fig. (1), these pins are attached to a vertex of the main figure.
Discussion:
26 comments Page 1 of 3.

Randi said:   5 months ago
@ All.

Why is 2 not different as all the remaining have horizontal base lines (except 2).
(1)

Gitanjali sahoo said:   2 years ago
I can't understand. Please explain me.
(1)

Enric said:   2 years ago
@All.

Option E could also be correct since if you fold them in half from the vertical axis, that is the only one that does not match.

Arjun Awasthi said:   3 years ago
I think 2 is the correct answer.

Arjun awasthi said:   3 years ago
I am not understanding. Please, anyone, explain.

Aayush said:   3 years ago
Pins are attached to the midpoint of a side of the main figure in the case of figures (2), (3), (4) and (5). In fig (1), these pins are attached to a vertex of the main figure.

Chandra shekhar yadav said:   3 years ago
Very good explaining. Thanks all.

Luis said:   3 years ago
I agree with @Issil.

Option (E) could also be correct, as it is the only which has no vertical line of symmetry.