# Coding & Decoding Questions & Answers Test 5

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41) In a certain code, 15789 is written as XTZAL and 2346 is written as NPSU. How is 23549 written in that code ?

Explanation:

The numbers are coded as shown:

1              5              7              8              9              2              3              4              6

X             T              Z              A             L              N             P             S              U

i.e., 2 as N,

3 as P,

5 as T,

4 as S   and

9 as L.

So, 23549 is coded as NPTSL.

42) In a certain code, 33946 is coded as PPOAL and 1987 is coded as ROSE. How is 94678 coded in that code ?

Explanation:

The numbers are coded as shown:

3              9              4              6              1              8              7

P             O             A             L              R             S              E

i.e. 9 as O,

4 as A,

6 as L,

7 as E   and

8 as S.

So, 94678 is coded as OALES.

43) If in a certain language, 943 is coded as BED and 12448 is coded as SWEET, how is 492311 coded in that language ?

Explanation:

The numbers are coded as shown:

9              4              3              1              2              8

B             E              D             S              W            T

i.e., 4 as E,

9 as B,

2 as W,

3 as D   and

1 as S.

So, 492311 is coded as EBWDSS.

44) If white is called blue, blue is called red, red is called yellow, yellow is called green, green is called black, black is called violet and violet is called orange, what would be the colour of human blood ?

Explanation:

The colour of the human blood is ‘red’ ans as given, ‘red’ is called ‘yellow’.

So, the colour of human blood is ‘yellow’.

45)  If the animals which can walk are called swimmers, animals who crawl are called flying, those living in water are called snakes and those which fly in the sky are called hunters, then what will a lizard be called ?

Explanation:

Clearly, a lizard crawls and the animals that crawl are called ‘flying’.

So, ‘lizard’ is called ‘flying’.

46) If orange is called butter, butter is called soap, soap is called ink, ink is called honey and honey is called orange, which of the following is used for washing clothes ?

Explanation:

Clearly, ‘soap’ is used for washing the clothes.

But, ‘soap’ is called ‘ink’.

So, ‘ink’ is used for washing the clothes.

47) If air is called green , green is called blue, blue is called sky, sky is called yellow, yellow is called water and water is called pink, then what is the color of clear sky ?

Explanation:

The colour of clear sky is ‘blue’ and as given, ‘blue’ is called ‘sky’.

So, the colour of clear sky is ‘sky’.

48) In a certain code, ‘289’ means ‘read from paper’; ‘276’ means ‘tea from field’ and ’85’ means ‘wall paper’. Which of the following is the code for ‘tea’ ?

Explanation:

In the first and second statements, the common digit is ‘2’ and the common word is ‘from’.

So, ‘2’ is the code for ‘from’.

In the first and third statements, the common code digit is ‘8’ and the common word is ‘paper’.

So, ‘8’ is the code for ‘paper’.

Clearly, in the second statements, either ‘7’ or ‘6’ may be the code for ‘tea’.

49)  In a certain code, ‘289’ means ‘read from paper’; ‘276’ means ‘tea from field’ and ’85’ means ‘wall paper’. Which of the following is the code for ‘paper’ ?

Explanation:

In the first and second statements, the common digit is ‘2’ and the common word is ‘from’.

So, ‘2’ is the code for ‘from’.

In the first and third statements, the common code digit is ‘8’ and the common word is ‘paper’.

So, ‘8’ is the code for ‘paper’. As shown above, ‘8’ is the code for ‘paper’.

50) If FRAGRANCE is written as SBHSBODFG, how can IMPOSING be written ?