Query Detail : SEBI Grade A Officer Phase I Paper 1

A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement. Input : popstars should restrict itself to girls only Step I : to popstars should restrict itself girls only Step II to should popstars restrict itself girls only Step III: to should restrict popstars itself girls only Step IV: to should restrict popstars only itself girls And step IV is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions, the appropriate step for the given input. Input: could lake sheep push extra half Which of the following steps will be the last but one? In this question i want to know what is the meaning of "last but one". Whether it is asking which will be the last step or anything else Please clarify
Harshita,   August 29th 2020,  
SEBI Grade A Officer Phase I Paper 1

Yes last one meaning ... is Second last step.

if total there are 6 steps, so it is asking 5th step.