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"vary jail pack 03 30 74 15 obey" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

  1. vary 74 pack 03 30 jail 15 obey
  2. vary 74 pack 30 03 jail 15 obey
  3. vary 74 pack 30 obey jail 15 03
  4. vary 74 pack 30 obey 15 jail 03

If an input is: 53 gain 97 69 malt damn tail 88, then what is step 5, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

tail 97 malt 88 gain 69 53 damn

B

tail 97 malt 69 gain damn 53 88

C

tail gain 97 69 malt damn 53 88

D

tail 97 gain 69 malt damn 53 88

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, English words and numbers are alternately being arranged in decreasing order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with 53 gain 97 69 malt damn tail 88:

  1. tail gain 97 69 malt damn 53 88
  2. tail 97 gain 69 malt damn 53 88
  3. tail 97 malt 69 gain damn 53 88
  4. tail 97 malt 88 gain damn 53 69
  5. tail 97 malt 88 gain 69 53 damn
  6. tail 97 malt 88 gain 69 damn 53

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