Parajumble
Verbal Ability

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Q.

1). Despite posting healthy profits, Volkswagen shares trade at a discount to peers due to bad reputation among investors.

2). A disastrous capital hike, an expensive foray into truck business and uncertainty about the reason for a share buyback have in recent years left investors bewildered.

3). The main problem with Volkswagen is the past.

4). Many investors have been disappointed and frightened away.

5). Volkswagen shares trade at about nine times the 2002 estimated earnings, compared to BMW's 19 and are the second cheapest in the sector.

 A.

52134

 B.

13425

 C.

32451

 D.

13524

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Solution:
Option(B) is correct

12 talks about the recent past and 34 the distant past. The correct answer is option B.


(5) Comment(s)


Mathew
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in my opinion it should be as 51324 , as starting reference has to be made with the profits i.e. 5 then followed by 1 , as it iterates 5 ,then followed by 324



Amber
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googled and found almost where does this parajumble comes from: Despite posting healthy profits, VW shares trade at a discount to peers due to a bad reputation among investors, high capital expenditure and its close links to the state of Lower Saxony, which effectively has a blocking minority.

A disastrous capital hike, an expensive foray into the trucks business and uncertainty about the reason for a share buyback have in recent years left investors bewildered.

``The main problem with VW is the past. Many investors have been very disappointed and frightened away,'' said one Paris-based fund manager.

VW shares trade at about nine times 2002 estimated earnings, compared to BMW's 19 and are the second cheapest in the sector.

______we can see that the answer is wrong....though I feel that I cannot figure out the correct order either==



Ashish
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2 -5 not at all connected, how it can be the answer ?


Calvin
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ye I think 5 also can be the first sentence


Anu
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I did not understand this , please can someone explain.