# Counting Figures – Nonverbal Reasoning Questions and Answers

## These are different types of questions and answers based on counting figures that are asked various competitive exams.

Counting of figure is simply the realization of different geometrical figure from a complex one. These questions asked on the counting of figures are designed to test the analytics deposition of candidates and check his ability to count different similar figures in a complex figure.

Direction: Study the figure given below to answer the questions that follow.

Q. 1. How many squares are there in the figure? A. 2
B. 4
C. 6
D. 8

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Answer: D – There are 14 squares in this figure.

Q2. How many triangles are there in the following figures? A. 10
B. 6
C. 8
D. 5

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Answer: A – There are 10 triangles in this figure.

Q3. How many triangles are there in the follow figures? A. 16
B. 12
C. 10
D. 8

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Answer: A – There are 16 triangles present in the figure.

Q4. How many squares are there in the given figures? A. 10
B. 13
C. 12
D. 14

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Answer: D – There are 14 squares in this figure.

Q5. How many triangles are there in the following figures? A. 20
B. 22
C. 16
D. 24

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Answer: B – The number of triangles in the upper most and lower most part of the figure = 2+2 = 4
The number of small triangles in the middle part of the figure = 8
The number of midium triangles in the middle part of the figure =8
The number of big triangles in the middle part of the figure = 2
Total number of triangles = 4+8+8+2 = 22

Q6. Consider the following figure and answer the item that follows What is the total number of triangles in the this above grid?

A. 27
B. 26
C. 23
D. 22

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Answer: C – The number of triangles of unit length = 12
The number of triangles of length 2 unit = 6
and there one inverted triangle of length 2 units.
So, total number of triangles of length 2 units = 6 +1 =7
The number of triangles of length 3 units = 3
The number of triangles of length 4 units = 1
Total number of triangles = 12+7+3+1 = 23.

Q7. How many triangles are there in the following figure? A. 18
B. 28
C. 20
D. 24

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Answer: B – There are 28 triangles in the figures.

Q8. What is the number of straight lines in the following figure? A. 11
B. 14
C. 16
D. 17

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Answer: B – There are 14 straight lines in this figure.

Q9. How many squares are there in this figure? A. 24
B. 23
C. 27
D. 26

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Answer: C – There are 27 squares in this figure.

Q10. Find out the number of squares in the given pattern. A. 26
B. 30
C. 35
D. 38

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Answer: C – Total squares = 35.