Verbal Reasoning - Logical Sequence of Words

Exercise :: Logical Sequence of Words - Introduction

In this type of question, some words are given. You have to arrange these words in a meaningful order. The order may be according to age, size and need etc.

Example 1:

Arrange the following words in a meaningful order.

1. Death2. Marriage3. Education
4. Birth5. Funeral 

(A) 5, 1, 2, 3, 4

(B) 4, 2, 3, 1, 5

(C) 4, 3, 2, 5, 1

(D) 4, 3, 2, 1, 5

Answer is Option D

Explanation:

First of all a man is born then he takes education; after this he is married. Then after sometimes he dies. After death the order is of Funeral. So the correct order is 4, 3, 2, 1 and 5.


Example 2:

Arrange the following words in a logical sequence.

1. Grass2. Curd3. Milk
4. Cow5. Butter 

(A) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

(B) 2, 3, 4, 5, 1

(C) 4, 1, 3, 2, 5

(D) 5, 4, 3, 2, 1

Answer is Option C

Explanation:

We know that cow eats grass and then gives milk. With the milk, curd is made and then from curd, butter is made.

Hence logical sequence is Cow, Grass, Milk, Curd, Butter.