Analytical Reasoning for PA / SA Exam 2014
In another case, we may have four or five words where all but one of them have some similarity on the basis of which they could be classified in one class whereas one of the words is not similar, and hence it becomes the odd man out. Thus we see that there are two important types of questions that can be asked in competitive examinations. These are: (i) Analogy (ii) Classification. Both these problems can be asked with respect to both meaningful words and non-meaningful words. We first study analogy for both these types of words. This can be of two types (A) Analogy for Meaningful Words (B) Analogy for Non-meaningful Words. Let us discuss both of these types of Analogy one by one in the following pages.