11 Plus Non Verbal Reasoning

Type 5 - 'Missing Sequence'

With this type of question you are given five boxes to the left of a vertical line. Four of these boxes contain symbols or shapes and one box is empty. To the right of the vertical line are five boxes labelled 'a' to 'e' containing symbols which are the possible answers. 
The symbols in the boxes to the left form a sequence.

You are required to determine which of the boxes to the right would best complete the series of boxes on the left.

Remember that the figures and diagrams consist of lines, shapes and shading/patterns. The shapes can shift in various ways. (rotate, reflect and transpose). The shapes can change in many ways. (increase/decrease, add and copy). They can consist of a movement, size or number sequence.

Non Verbal Reasoning Type 5 - 'Missing Sequence' practice

Non Verbal Reasoning Type 5


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