# Non Verbal Reasoning - Series - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Series - Section 1 (Q.No. 12)

*Directions to Solve*

Each of the following questions consists of five figures marked A, B, C, D and E called the Problem Figures followed by five other figures marked 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 called the Answer Figures. Select a figure from amongst the Answer Figures which will continue the same series as established by the five Problem Figures.

12.

Select a figure from amongst the Answer Figures which will continue the same series as established by the five Problem Figures.

Problem Figures: Answer Figures:

(A) (B) (C) (D) (E) (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)

Answer: Option

Explanation:

The number of parts increases by one along with the number of sides in the figure.

Discussion:

27 comments Page 1 of 3.
Happil said:
2 years ago

Ans: E. (5)

Explanation:

The number of edges increases by "1 " in each figure.

1. Figure "A" has 3 edges.

2. Figure "B" has 4 edges.

3. Figure "C" has 5 edges.

4. Figure "D" has 6 edges.

5. Figure "E" has 7 edges.

Therefore the next figure should have"8" edges

-The figure "5" in the answer column has 8 edges.

Hence "E" is the correct answer.

Explanation:

The number of edges increases by "1 " in each figure.

1. Figure "A" has 3 edges.

2. Figure "B" has 4 edges.

3. Figure "C" has 5 edges.

4. Figure "D" has 6 edges.

5. Figure "E" has 7 edges.

Therefore the next figure should have"8" edges

-The figure "5" in the answer column has 8 edges.

Hence "E" is the correct answer.

Sai said:
3 years ago

A and E have 8 sides. How can you declare only E? Please explain.

Shru said:
3 years ago

Thanks @Ajay.

Adhyyan said:
3 years ago

By combining Fig -A and B we get Fig C and also the no of sides are also included.

Samarth said:
4 years ago

Figure B also has 8 sides. What should we do now?

Kushal pagdhare said:
5 years ago

1st option also have 8 sides.

Bank said:
5 years ago

You are correct. Thanks @Ajay.

Shubham said:
6 years ago

Option A & E have same number of sides.

Rshikesh said:
6 years ago

I think B also be an answer.

Sad said:
6 years ago

In the serise of A to E the side are gradually increase. Answer is correct.

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