Quiz-13

1. In the following questions two columns are given containing
three sentences/phrases each. In first column, sentences/phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the sentences/phrases are D, E and F. A sentence/phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another sentence/phrase from the second column to make a grammatically and
contextually correct sentence. Each question has five options, four of which display the sequence(s) in which the sentences/phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence.

Column (1)
(A) Eloquent testimony to the profit motive behind
(B) Along with the rise of logic came the translation
(C) After finding an anomaly in the data
Column (2)
(D) which helped to bring about an intellectual revolution
(E) that she would have to conduct her experiment again.
(F) much of twelfth-century education was the lament of a student of Abelard

 
 
 
 

2. Choose the option which mentions the correct interchange to make the stanza
grammatically and contextually correct.

The districts where the (1) creating for jobs is the greatest, and where regular jobs
are (2) increasingly difficult to find. One big reason for the lack of much progress in (3)
demand regular non-farm jobs lies in India’s (4) failure in manufacturing.

 
 
 
 
 

3. In the following questions two columns are given containing
three sentences/phrases each. In first column, sentences/phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the sentences/phrases are D, E and F. A sentence/phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another sentence/phrase from the second column to make a grammatically and
contextually correct sentence. Each question has five options, four of which display the sequence(s) in which the sentences/phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence.

Column (1)
(A) the fact that the summit could be held was a success in itself
(B) Farmers can expand land use to help make up some of the difference
(C) there is apprehension that the focus of administrators will
Column (2)
(D) constrained in places like Asia and the Pacific and urbanization is eating up
(E) and outcomes of the past three summits and the Leaders’ Retreat in 2016
(F) relegating the public health risk of heat waves

 
 
 
 

4. Choose the option which mentions the correct interchange to make the stanza
grammatically and contextually correct.

It is the (1) requirements of banks to ensure that the cash logistics industry meets
the new security and financial (2) responsibility. There can be a case where the (3)
industry may need an extension in (4) deadlines but scaremongering is not the best
way to go about it.

 
 
 
 
 

5. Choose the option which mentions the correct interchange to make the stanza
grammatically and contextually correct.

The attackers (1) breach the Chinese consulate in Karachi, Pakistan shortly after 9
a.m., during business hours. They first opened fire at (2) consulate guards and hurled
grenades, then managed to (3) stormed the main gate and enter the (4) building, said
Mohammad Ashfaq, a local police chief.

 
 
 
 
 

6. In the following questions two columns are given containing
three sentences/phrases each. In first column, sentences/phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the sentences/phrases are D, E and F. A sentence/phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another sentence/phrase from the second column to make a grammatically and
contextually correct sentence. Each question has five options, four of which display the sequence(s) in which the sentences/phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence.

Column (1)
(A) Investment in uncertain industries is more when
(B) the author’s inability to take a side on the issue
(C) Studies carried out in test tubes and in mice models
Column (2)
(D) and that is why he was esteemed by all his colleagues in the philosophy department
(E) have shown that the protein has the ability to protect cancer cells from oxidative
stress
(F) government provides guarantees against failure.

 
 
 
 

7. In the following questions two columns are given containing
three sentences/phrases each. In first column, sentences/phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the sentences/phrases are D, E and F. A sentence/phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another sentence/phrase from the second column to make a grammatically and
contextually correct sentence. Each question has five options, four of which display the sequence(s) in which the sentences/phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence.

Column (1)
(A) it could be argued that the government as sovereign owns
(B) The RBI opposed the call to relax current risk weighting rules used to calculate
capital requirements
(C) The big transfer from the RBI will free up
Column (2)
(D) represent the country’s savings for a ‘rainy day’
(E) there is nothing wrong if it decides to tap the central bank’s reserves
(F) saying they fortified banks against the risk of failure.

 
 
 
 

8. In the following questions two columns are given containing
three sentences/phrases each. In first column, sentences/phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the sentences/phrases are D, E and F. A sentence/phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another sentence/phrase from the second column to make a grammatically and
contextually correct sentence. Each question has five options, four of which display the sequence(s) in which the sentences/phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence.

Column (1)
(A) Reform in America has been sterile because it can imagine
(B) The rest of the world doesn’t understand America’s exorbitant
(C) Farmers can expand land use to help make up some of the difference
Column (2)
(D) no change except through the extension of this metaphor of a race
(E) spending because we see its devastating consequences abroad
(F) option is constrained in places like Asia and the Pacific and urbanization

 
 
 
 

9. Choose the option which mentions the correct interchange to make the stanza
grammatically and contextually correct.

India’s record in (1) promoting occupational and industrial (2) environments
remains weak even with years of robust economic growth. Making work (3) safety
safer is a low priority, although the productivity benefits of such (4) investments have
always been clear.

 
 
 
 
 

10. Choose the option which mentions the correct interchange to make the stanza
grammatically and contextually correct.

That rural anger can cause (1) noticeable political damage was proved beyond
doubt when the ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (2) discourse poorly in rural areas in the
Gujarat elections. Ground reports from the current phase of state elections (3) suggest
that farmers in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan have set the tone of
electoral (4) performed in these states.

 
 
 
 
 

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