Verbal Reasoning - Analogy - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Analogy - Analogy 3 (Q.No. 20)
Directions to Solve
In each of the following questions find out the alternative which will replace the question mark.

20.
27 : 125 :: 64 : ?
162
216
517
273
Answer: Option
Explanation:

27 → 33; 125 → 53; 64 → 43

Therefore ? = 63 = 216.

Discussion:
3 comments Page 1 of 1.

Monica Kubican said:   1 decade ago
Why can't the relationship between 27 and 125 be 98? Then 98+64 and get 162? It's as random as the squares of numbers.

A udaykumar said:   7 years ago
Please explain the solution.

Sudha said:   6 years ago
A can also be the answer as 125-25 = 98 and 64+98 = 162.

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