Quiz-26

1. The controversial land acquisition bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha
___________strong protests by the Opposition which termed the measure ‘anti – farmer’

 
 
 
 
 

2. Recessions don’t just happen because they are overdue; they need to be _______________by
some event.

 
 
 
 
 

3. In each of the following questions, a part of the sentence has been highlighted. You need
to identify which of the given options can both grammatically and contextually replace
the highlighted part. In case the highlighted part is correct, mark option E as your
answer.
While the candidate favours engagement off the Western powers, her populist stance,
both on the domestic and foreign policy fronts, has not impressed observers in Brussels
or in Washington.

 
 
 
 
 

4. In each of the following questions, a part of the sentence has been highlighted. You need
to identify which of the given options can both grammatically and contextually replace
the highlighted part. In case the highlighted part is correct, mark option E as your
answer.
The Indian cyber security machinery, together with a French security researcher who
has been vocal about data security through his Twitter account, claim to have plugged a
major data leak over the course of the last nine days.

 
 
 
 
 

5. In each of the following questions, some parts of the sentence have been highlighted.
You need to identify which of the given option can both grammatically and contextually
replace the highlighted part. In case the highlighted part is correct, mark option E as
your answer.
Many games especially those with playoff implications will go right down to the rod and
be decided by a handful of points.

 
 
 
 
 

6. In each of the following questions, a part of the sentence has been highlighted. You need
to identify which of the given options can both grammatically and contextually replace
the highlighted part. In case the highlighted part is correct, mark option E as your
answer.
A key U.S.-based study in the 1980s coined the terms ‘community severance’ or ‘barrier
effect’ to describe the way in which road infrastructure, while helping create some
connections, can inhibit other connections by creating a barrier in people and their
needs and activities.

 
 
 
 
 

7. Industrial ____________of carbon dioxide and other planet – warming greenhouse gases
have boosted the global average temperature by about 0.8 degree Celsius since
the beginning of the Industrial Revolution.

 
 
 
 
 

8. In each of the following questions, a part of the sentence has been highlighted. You need
to identify which of the given options can both grammatically and contextually replace
the highlighted part. In case the highlighted part is correct, mark option E as your
answer.
There is no excuse for infrastructure to continue to be damaged or destroyed by
recurrent hazards when we know that a small investment can make the infrastructure
resistant to much shocks.

 
 
 
 
 

9. Surprise inspections, hefty fines and strict __________ have ensured that New Delhi
railway station looks clean and tidy and meets commuters’ expectations.

 
 
 
 
 

10. The increase in the MSP of pulses will ___________ the farmers to grow more pulses
than cereals.

 
 
 
 
 

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