In Mixed number coding type of questions, a few groups of numbers each coding a certain short message, are given. Through a comparison of the given coded message, taking two at a time, the candidate is required to find the number code for each word and then formulate the code for the message given.
In a certain code language, '851' means 'good sweet fruit' ; '783' means 'good red rose' and '341' means 'rose and fruit'. Which of the following digits stands for 'sweet' in that language ?
In the first and second statements, the common code digit is '8' and the commmon word is 'good'.
So, '8' means 'good'.
In the first and third statements, the common code digit is '1' and the common word is 'fruit'.
So, '1' means 'fruit'.
Thus, in the first statement, '5' means 'sweet'.