# Alphabet Test Questions

Q:

How many pairs of letters in the word 'CHAIRS' have as many letters between them in the word as in the alphabet?

 A) 2 B) 3 C) 1 D) 4

Explanation:

Letters in the word           Letters in the alphabet

$\inline \underline{C}H\underline{A}$                            $\inline \underline{C}B\underline{A}$

$\inline \underline{R}\; \underline{S}$                               $\inline \underline{R}\; \underline{S}$

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Q:

How many pairs of letters are there in the word " CASTRAPHONE" which have as many letters between them in the word as in the alphabet?

 A) 3 B) 4 C) 5 D) 6

Explanation:

Looking into the alphabets there are six such pairs namely ON, HONE, ST, TRAPHO, TRAPHON, RAP.

1. ON  - NO

2. HONE - EFGH

3. ST - ST

4. TRAPHO - OPQRST

5. TRAPHON - NOPQRST

6. RAP - PQR

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Q:

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z .

Which letter in this alphabet is the eighth letter to the right of the letter and  which is tenth letter to the left of the last but one letter of the alphabet?

 A) X B) W C) I D) H

Explanation:

In the given alphabet, last but one letter of alphabet is Y.

10th letter to the left of Y is O

8th letter to the right of O is W

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Q:

How many meaningful English words can be formed with the letters ESRO using each letter only once in each word?

 A) None B) One C) Two D) Three

Explanation:

Meaningful words are ROSE, SORE and EROS.

Note the meaning of the words SORE and EROS with the help of dictionary.

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Q:

If in the word 'DISTURBANCE', the first letter is interchanged with the last letter, the second letter is interchanged with the tenth letter and so on, which letter would come after the letter T in the newly formed word ?

 A) S B) I C) T D) N