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Q:

Dilatory : Expeditious :: Direct : ?

 A) Straight B) Curved C) Circumlocutory D) Tortuous

Explanation:

The words in each pair are opposites of each other.

Hence, Dilatory : Expeditious :: Direct : Circumlocutory.

Q:

Root : Stem : Branch : ?

 A) Soil B) Tree C) Wood D) Leaf

Explanation:

Root : Stem : Branch : Leaf

Since all are parts of a tree.

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Q:

Race : Fatigue :: Fast : ?

 A) Hunger B) Appetite C) Weakness D) Food

Explanation:

Race : Fatigue :: Fast : Hunger

The first word causes the second.

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Q:

Minute is to hour as second is to

 A) Milli seconds B) Hour C) Minute D) All of the above

Explanation:

We know that, 60 minutes = 1 Hour. Similarly, 60 seconds = 1 Minute.

Therefore, Minute is to hour as second is to Minute.

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Q:

Blasphemy is to religion as treason is to what

 A) government B) constitution C) reason D) None of the above

Explanation:

Treason is a violation or attack against a person's government which puts the safety of the government at risk. Blasphemy is speaking or acting against a person's religion which attacks the belief system of that religion.

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Q:

Teeth is to hen as nest is to

 A) Gums B) Lips C) Mare D) Mouth

Explanation:

The answer is 'mare' because a "mare’s nest" doesn't exist just like "hen's teeth" don't exist.

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Q:

Tadpole is to frog as larva is to

 A) insect B) spider C) worm D) None of the above

Explanation:

Tadpole is the larval stage in all the amphibians whereas larva in all the insects.

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Q:

Ice is to water as rock is to

 A) Lava B) Oil C) Sand D) Mud

Explanation:

When ice melts it changes its physical state to water. Similarly, when rock melts it changes into lava or magma.

Hence, ice is to water as rock is to lava.

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Q:

Better is to worst as slower is to

 A) quickest B) good C) best D) fast

Explanation:

Better is compared with worst and slower must be compared with quickest since fast is the extreme of it.

Hence, Better is to worst as slower is to quickest.