# Non Verbal Reasoning - Rule Detection - Discussion

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

In each of the following questions, choose the set of figures which follows the given rule.

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Choose the set of figures which follows the given rule.

Rule: Closed figures losing their sides and open figures gaining their sides.

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Explanation:
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Discussion:
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Balaganesh akasapu said:   8 years ago
In 1st diagram outer diagram is not continuously losing and clearly 2nd one can be eliminated but in 4th again last to part of the diagram is failing and the only 3rd is following the rule.

Asif said:   9 years ago
According to given rule:.

Option 1 Fail as the outer figure is not decreasing.

Option 2 Fail as the outer figure remains as it is.

Option 3 Satisfies the rule as the outer figure is decreasing and inner figure is increasing for each iteration.

Option 4 Fails as the 4th iteration is not decreased.

Sid the great said:   10 years ago
In figure C , the sides of the hexagon(closed figure) is reducing one by one while the sides of the parallelogram(opened figure) is increasing.

Since, the parallelogram(opened figure) required 3 sides, So 3 sides of the hexagon(closed figure) has been reduced.

Hence it follows the rule.

Jitish said:   10 years ago
Friends we have to just check that on every iteration the side of outer figure is decreased by one and that of inner figure is increased by 1.

So, option C is correct. :-).

In option 1 shape is changed in their flow.

In option 2 closed fig not losing their side.

In option 3 each and every closed fig losing their sides and open fig gaining their sides.

In option 4 mismatch of losing and gaining.

So option C is correct.

Ali raza said:   1 decade ago
3 option is correct because step by step ruled is followed whether in second one some steps are skipped. And due to continuity of removing and adding lines the 3 option is appropriate.

I agree to the answer of nagendra.

It is correct be ause it follows the rules such as the closed was losing sides and te once open figure was gaining side.

Option 3 is correct it is in a continuous series.

In the first figure
according to the rule given they have to remove one line from bigger figure and add one line to smaller figure..
but they have remove only one line in all figure which does not follow the rule.. so it is wrong..

in the second figure
they not removed any line .. so it is also wrong..

in the third figure
they have followed the ruled so it is correct..
that is they have removed one line from bigger figure and add one line to smaller figure..

in the fourth figure
they followed the rule up to second step but went wrong at the third step.. that is they removed one line from the bigger figure but they did not add one line to smaller figure..

i hope u understood..
thank u .. have a nice day..