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Q:

If the first half of the English alphabet is reversed and then next portion of English alphabet is reversed so as 'A' takes the portion of 'M' and 'N' takes the portion of 'z' then which letter will be 6th to the left of 17th letter to the right of 7th leter from the left?

 A) U B) V C) C D) D

Explanation:

6th to the left of 17th letter to the right of 7th letter from the left = 6th to the left of (17+7 =) 24th letter from the left = (24-6 =) 18th letter from the left.

Thus, we have to count from the left and we have to find out 18th letter from the left that falls into the second section of English alphabet.

Here, both the first half and the second half of the English alphabet have been reversed and we have to count from the left end, then the required letter can be found out using the formula given below. Suppose , the first and the second reversed sections of the English alphabet are $\alpha$ and  $\beta$respectively.Then,

The required letter =

Therefore, The required letter = 26 + 13 + 1 - 18 = 22 = V

Q:

Which word in the dictionary is spelled incorrectly?

Incorrectly is the only word which is spelled incorrectly in the dictionary.

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Q:

Callous is the opposite of

 A) emotionally hardened B) insensitive C) sympathetic D) Unkind

Explanation:

A callous person is insensitive or emotionally hardened.

Hence, Callous is the opposite of Sympathetic, kind hearted, sensitive, nice,...

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Q:

Commissioned - Antonym

 A) Instruct B) Empower C) Nominate D) Dismiss

Explanation:

Commissioned means Authority granted for a particular action or function.

Here, in the given options Dismiss is the only word which is opposite in meaning to commissioned.

Hence, Antonym of  Commissioned is Dismiss.

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Q:

Which sentence contains both an adverb and a conjunction?

 A) Adam crept silently up the stairs, but couldn't slow his heartbeat. B) The storm caused flooding as predicted. C) Sneha was a kind person, but she hated people who spread rumors. D) Do you want the shrimp or the crab?

Explanation:

The sentence which contains both an adverb and a conjunction is "Adam crept silently up the stairs, but couldn't slow his heartbeat."

Here, Adverb - Silently and Conjunction - But.

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Q:

What is one way to appeal to ethos?

 A) By referencing trusted sources B) By starting with a specific argument C) By creating a repetitive pattern D) By choosing descriptive nouns

Explanation:

The Three Rhetorical Appeals is an argument made by Aristotle in which he states that there are three elements to the art of persuasion: ethos, pathos and logos.

Ethos is the ethical appeal, which intends to persuade the audience of the author's credibility/character.

Pathos is the emotional appeal, which intends to persuade the audience by appealing to their emotions.

Logos is the logical appeal, which intends to persuade the audience using reason and logic.

In order to make an ethos, or ethical appeal, convince the audience that you are a reliable, intelligent and can be trusted. Here is how you can achieve this:

1. Provide personal experience or know someone whose experience can relate to what you are talking about

2. Use detailed and recent research in your argument

3. Use professional and appropriate vocabulary

4. Avoid sounding overly emotional

5. Only use first person when talking about personal experience; otherwise, write in third person.

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Q:

Which term is a type of detail?

 A) chronology B) prose C) style D) statistic

Explanation:

In chronology, the sequence of events from the latest to the oldest events or vice versa is laid. In this case, the details of how a particular event or place or thought developed through time is detailed in a chronology.

Hence, the term chronology is a type of detail.

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Q:

Tract of land used for raising crops or livestock.

 A) A field B) A farm C) Both A & B D) None of the above

Explanation:

A tract of land used for raising crops or livestockcan be called a field or a farm.