In this type of questions, generally, a set, group or series of numerals is given and the candidate is asked to trace out numerals following certain given conditions or lying at specifically mentioned positions after shuffling according to a certain given pattern.


738 429 156 273 894 

Which of the following will be the second digit of the third number from the top when they are arranged in descending order, after the first digit in each number is changed to its next higher digit?

A) 2

B) 3

C) 5

D) 7

E) 9


Option A


The new numbers formed are :838, 529,256,373,994.

These, in descending order, are : 994, 838, 529, 373,256.

The third number from the top is 529, and its second digit is 2