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In the following passage, some of the words have been left out. Read the passage carefully and select the correct answer for the given blank out of the four alternatives.

 

A brain and nervous system that are poorly developed or insufficiently nourished means low grade of ______________ in our mental processes, just as a poorly constructed or wrongly adjusted motor means loss of power in applying the electric current to its work. We will, __________, look upon the mind and the brain as counterparts of ___________ other, each performing activities which correspond to activities in the other, ________ inextricably bound together at least so far as this life is concerned, and each getting its _______________ by its union with the other. This view will lend interest to a brief study of the brain and nervous system.

 

in the other, ________ inextricably bound together

 

 

A) two B)  them
C) pair D) both

Answer:   D) both



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Given below are four jumbled sentences. Out of the given options pick the one that gives their correct order.

 

A. Yet, whatever was printed was profound and even inspirational.


B. In pre-independence India there were two kinds of newspapers.


C. The other spoke of the aspirations of the people and pointed out injustice.


D. One set was supportive of the colonial power.

 

A) DCAB B) ABDC
C) BACD D) BDCA
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) BDCA

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Given below are four jumbled sentences. Out of the given options pick the one that gives their correct order.

A. Yet, it is India that is the home of the malnourished child.


B. Some major ones are lack of food, sanitation and proper healthcare.


C. The reasons for malnutrition among Indian children are many.


D. Millions of rupees have been spent on child care in the country.

 

A) DCAB B) ACBD
C) DACB D) CBAD
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) DACB

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Select the most appropriate antonym of the given word.
EXCEPTIONAL

 

A) optional B) ordinary
C) unique D) rare
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) ordinary

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Identify the segment which contains the grammatical error.
No sooner did the comedian begin his act when the audience roared with laughter.

 

A) when the audience B) No sooner did
C) the comedian begin D) roared with laughter
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) when the audience

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Select the most appropriate indirect form of the given sentence.
He said to the grocer, "What is the price of tomatoes?"

 

A) He asked the grocer what the price of tomatoes was. B) He asked the grocer what is the price of tomatoes.
C) He asked the grocer that what was the price of tomatoes. D) He asked the grocer what was the price of tomatoes.
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) He asked the grocer what the price of tomatoes was.

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Select the most appropriate passive form of the given sentence.


They were distributing food grains among the poor.

 

A) Food grains will be distributed among the poor. B) Food grains were distributed among the poor.
C) The poor will be distributed among food grains. D) Food grains were being distributed among the poor.
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Food grains were being distributed among the poor.

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Identify the segment which contains the grammatical error.
The members of the victorious football team as well as the captain was congratulated.

 

A) The members of the B) as well as the captain
C) victorious football team D) was congratulated
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) was congratulated

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In the following passage some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.


Spain and Italy have produced the (1) ______ painters and sculptors because (2) ______ fine arts appeal more to the (3) ______ an to the intellect. These countries have (4) ______ very few men of science in comparison (5) ______ artists and poets.


Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank number 5

 

A) for B) by
C) from D) to
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) to

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