[Previously VR Type 17] - letter equations

Verbal Reasoning Type 17 is a verbal reasoning question type commonly found in 11+ Entrance Tests in the United Kingdom.

SubjectVerbal Reasoning


For each of the following questions, numbers have been allocated to letters. Work out the answer to the sum and mark the appropriate letter on the answer sheet or in the space provided.


In order to answer the question, you have to simply exchange the letters with the numbers that are given and work out the answer to the sum. To get the answer, you have to look at the list of letters and see which one equals your answer to the sum.

To see an example, have a look at the video below!

Video Tutorial



A = 3, B = 6, C = 23, D = 9, E = 31
B x D – C = [ ___ ]

Ans : E