Quiz-40

1. In each of the questions given below, a sentence is given with one blank. Below each sentence, FOUR words are given out of which two can fit into the sentence. Five options are provided with various combinations of these words. You have to choose the combination with the correct set of words which can coherently fit into the given sentence.

Kerala has the _____________________ task of rebuilding social infrastructure and
getting people back on their feet.
(I) Onerous
(II) Arduous
(III) Mischievous
(IV) Disastrous

 
 
 
 
 

2. In each of the questions given below, a sentence is given with
one blank. Below each sentence, FOUR words are given out of which two can fit
into the sentence. Five options are provided with various combinations of these
words. You have to choose the combination with the correct set of words which
can coherently fit into the given sentence.

Hence all attempts to fix accurately the level of perpetual snow in the Alps are
_____________________, and can at the best approach only to local accuracy for a particular
district.
(I) Virtuous
(II) Scrupulous
(III) Flawed
(IV) Fallacious

 

 
 
 
 
 

3. the supercapacitor can be used for powering GPS location-based (A)/ and when stitched
to the fabric (B)/ The idea is when the supercapacitor is integrated with a piezoelectric
energy (C)/ devices or a LED lamp or even charge small electronic devices (D)/
generator then it will become completely self-sustaining (E) /

 
 
 
 
 

4. Indian gene pool over the last 12,500 years or so (A)/ until recently, only data on
matrilineal DNA (B)/ transmitted only from mother to daughter (C) / were available
and that seemed to (D)/ suggest there was little external infusion into the (E)

 
 
 
 
 

5. In each of the questions given below, a sentence is given with one blank. Below each sentence, FOUR words are given out of which two can fit into the sentence. Five options are provided with various combinations of these words. You have to choose the combination with the correct set of words which can coherently fit into the given sentence.

If her powers grow enough, she’ll not only prevent us from stitching up the tear
between _____________________, but she’ll open the doorway between the two worlds.

(I) Vicinity
(II) Realms
(III) Observations
(IV) Province

 
 
 
 
 

6. monsters scattered throughout the Universe and (A)/ one of the star-devouring (B)/
atronomers on April 10 unveiled (C)/ obscured by impenetrable shields of gravity (D)/
the first photo of a black hole (E)/

 
 
 
 
 

7. In each of the questions given below, a sentence is given with one blank. Below each sentence, FOUR words are given out of which two can fit into the sentence. Five options are provided with various combinations of these words. You have to choose the combination with the correct set of words which can coherently fit into the given sentence.

At least the coniferous forests which make up nine-tenths of California’s woodland
_____________________ all others known in number of species and in the size and beauty of
the trees.

(I) Surpass
(II) Authorize
(III) exceed
(IV) Sanction

 

 
 
 
 
 

8. scientists are interested in (A)/ and weather were very different from today’s (B)/
because the patterns that (C)/ drove its circulation, climate (D) / reconstructing the last
Ice Age (E).

 

 
 
 
 
 

9. the PSLV is also used to launch the (A) / satellites of lower lift-off mass of up to about
1400 Kg to (B) / satellites to Sun-synchronous polar orbits (C) / the elliptical
Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (D)/ Apart from launching the remote sensing (E)/

 
 
 
 
 

10. In each of the questions given below, a sentence is given with one blank. Below each sentence, FOUR words are given out of which two can fit into the sentence. Five options are provided with various combinations of these words. You have to choose the combination with the correct set of words which can coherently fit into the given sentence.

Because these black jewels are becoming more popular, different treatments have
been developed to meet the _____________________ demand.
(I) Drizzling
(II) Surging

(III) Withered
(IV) Gratifying

 
 
 
 
 

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