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"in eastern India miniature painting developed in the tenth century" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

  1. eastern in India miniature painting developed in the tenth century
  2. eastern India in miniature painting developed in the tenth century
  3. eastern India miniature in painting developed in the tenth century
  4. eastern India miniature painting in developed in the tenth century
  5. eastern India miniature painting developed in in the tenth century
  6. eastern India miniature painting developed in in the tenth century

If step 2 of an input is: is in the longest river brahmaputra india, then what is step 3, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

is in the river longest brahmaputra india

B

is in the river india longest brahmaputra

C

is in the longest river brahmaputra india

D

is in the river india brahmaputra longest

Soln.
Ans: a

In each step, the shortest words are being moved to the left. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with is in the longest river brahmaputra india:

  • is in the longest river brahmaputra india
  • is in the river longest brahmaputra india
  • is in the river india brahmaputra longest
  • is in the river india longest brahmaputra

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