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"jaws 97 race 25 face 16 sage 83" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

  1. sage 97 race 25 face 16 jaws 83
  2. sage 83 race 25 face 16 jaws 97
  3. sage race 83 25 face 16 jaws 97
  4. sage race jaws 25 face 16 83 97
  5. sage race jaws 16 face 25 83 97
  6. sage race jaws face 16 25 83 97

If an input is: 10 jaws rack 57 malt 98 76 name, then what is step 5, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

rack name malt jaws 10 57 76 98

B

rack jaws 10 57 malt 98 76 name

C

rack jaws 10 57 malt name 76 98

D

rack name malt 57 10 jaws 76 98

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, English words are moving to the left in the last to first order in which they appear in a dictionary. The numbers are moving to the right in decreasing order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with 10 jaws rack 57 malt 98 76 name:

  1. rack jaws 10 57 malt 98 76 name
  2. rack jaws 10 57 malt name 76 98
  3. rack name 10 57 malt jaws 76 98
  4. rack name malt 57 10 jaws 76 98
  5. rack name malt jaws 10 57 76 98

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