Verbal Ability - Ordering of Sentences - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Ordering of Sentences - Section 1 (Q.No. 8)
Directions to Solve

In questions below, each passage consist of six sentences. The first and sixth sentence are given in the begining. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled as P, Q, R and S. Find out the proper order for the four sentences.

S1: When a satellite is launched, the rocket begins by going slowly upwards through the air.
P : However, the higher it goes, the less air it meets.
Q : As the rocket goes higher, it travels faster.
R : For the atmosphere becomes thinner.
S : As a result there is less friction.
S6: Consequently, the rocket still does not become too hot.
The Proper sequence should be:
Answer: Option
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4 comments Page 1 of 1.

ANURAG said:   7 years ago
Correct sequence will be QRPS which is not given in option, friction is due to air so statement S FOLLOWED BY statement P.

Vishal panchal said:   8 years ago
Friction make the rocket hot. So S will be end point. Air makes friction. So P comes just before the friction topic. :)

Neel said:   9 years ago
In statement [S],"As a" is there. It means for some reason there is less friction.

This reason is mentioned in [R] that "due to atmosphere gets thinner". So S always follows R.

We get RS.

Now in [P], "However" is there, So there must be conflicting statement before it. Hence P follows Q.

So we get QP.

Now there are two possibility either "RSQP" or "QPRS". for selecting one between these two option we read statement [S6].

Definitely statement S makes meaning before S6 but P don't.
Therefore our sequence goes QPRS.

Gobin said:   1 decade ago
Going by the sequence...option A is correct

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