# Non Verbal Reasoning - Pattern Completion - Discussion

### Discussion :: Pattern Completion - Section 1 (Q.No.16)

In each of the following questions, select a figure from amongst the four alternatives, which when placed in the blank space of figure (X) would complete the pattern.

16.

Identify the figure that completes the pattern.

(X)                 (1)             (2)              (3)             (4)

 [A]. 1 [B]. 2 [C]. 3 [D]. 4

Explanation:

 Annmary said: (Dec 6, 2015) Why the(3) is not correct?

 Akshay Kothari said: (Sep 28, 2016) I did not understand the logic. Please explain.

 Aryan said: (Sep 29, 2016) Why it can't be 3?

 Llg said: (Nov 17, 2016) @Aryan. Because the sides of the puzzle should match.

 Anonymous said: (Mar 27, 2017) A is also correct option.

 Charu said: (Jun 7, 2017) Why not 3?

 Charu said: (Jun 24, 2017) @Anonymous. How can it be A? Explain.

 Kriti said: (Jul 21, 2017) 2nd is the correct option because the rounded 'heads' of the resultant figure which stick out are in in clockwise direction beginning from the puzzle piece in the top right.

 Shneha said: (Jun 16, 2020) How can it be B? Please Explain.

 Roshni said: (Jul 15, 2020) 3 is not the right answer because if we use it, we will get 2 projection on the left top. That's why using the 2nd one.

 Shivesh said: (Sep 7, 2020) Why the answer is not 3? Please explain.

 Xiya said: (Oct 29, 2020) Why can't it be option 3? Why only option 2? Please explain in detail.

 Silki said: (Jun 17, 2021) Why C should not be the correct one? Explain please.