Quiz-41

1. In the following questions two columns are given containing three phrases each. In first column, phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the phrases are D, E and F. A phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another 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 phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence. If none of the options given forms a correct sentence after combination, mark (e), i.e. “None of these” as your answer.

Column (1)
(A) The difference between standard economic targets and
(B) The Human Development Index measures life expectancies
(C) In Netflix’s new dystopian offering
Column (2)
(D) these welfare-based indices is their clear focus on lives over profits.
(E) a proxy for long and healthy lives, education and national incomes per capita
(F) randomly assigned a level in a giant vertical tower

 
 
 
 
 

2. Choose the word which is most nearly the SAME in meaning as the
word

PERISHES

 
 
 
 
 

3. In the following questions two columns are given containing three phrases each. In first column, phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the phrases are D, E and F. A phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another 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 phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence. If none of the options given forms a correct sentence after combination, mark (e), i.e. “None of these” as your answer.

Column (1)
(A) There has been a renewed
(B) Governments including ours have mandated lockdowns
(C) Economics is about choices
Column (2)
(D) updates land in our phones on a minute-by-minute basis
(E) focus on sanitation in recent years
(F) a study of ‘human behaviour as a relationship between ends and scarce means’

 
 
 
 
 

4. Choose the word which is most nearly the SAME in meaning as the word

DEVOUT

 
 
 
 
 

5. In the following questions two columns are given containing
three phrases each. In first column, phrases are A, B and C and in the second
column the phrases are D, E and F. A phrase from the first column may or may not
connect with another 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 phrases can be joined to form a
grammatically and contextually correct sentence. If none of the options given
forms a correct sentence after combination, mark (e), i.e. “None of these” as your
answer.

 

Column (1)
(A) Even by its volatile standards, our Southwest Asian sub-region
(B) Nevertheless, both sides believe that what
(C) The Riyadh Summit acquired added importance as
Column (2)

(D) have been inclement against this disorderly context
(E) joins them bilaterally is far more significant.
(F) It was 5:1 in kingdom’s favour and was dominated by the traditional commodities

 
 
 
 
 

6. Choose the word which is the OPPOSITE in meaning as the word

Deterrent

 
 
 
 
 

7. Choose the word which is most nearly the SAME in meaning as
the word

Tenacious

 
 
 
 
 

8. In the following questions two columns are given containing three phrases each. In first column, phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the phrases are D, E and F. A phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another 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 phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence. If none of the options given forms a correct sentence after combination, mark (e), i.e. “None of these” as your answer.

Column (1)
(A) The moment an account is publicly demonstrated and accepted
(B) For a start, a rumour is an untested
(C) a rumour’s truth or falsity is irrelevant to its efficacy
Column (2)
(D) not only spread like wild fire but have grave consequences
(E) but like meteors in the sky, they disappear without much impact
(F) piece of information, opinion, report or story.

 
 
 
 
 

9. In the following questions two columns are given containing three phrases each. In first column, phrases are A, B and C and in the second column the phrases are D, E and F. A phrase from the first column may or may not connect with another 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 phrases can be joined to form a grammatically and contextually correct sentence. If none of the options given forms a correct sentence after combination, mark (e), i.e. “None of these” as your answer.

Column (1)
(A) We are all in it together and representatives of all political parties
(B) Governments including ours have mandated lockdowns to slow the pandemic
(C) We must open our doors as wide as possible to advice
Column (2)
(D) there will be massive economic costs
(E) from the best minds and most skilled persons, whoever they may be and wherever
they might be
(F) should work together to deal with what we are told is the severest crisis since
Independence.

 
 
 
 
 

10. Choose the word which is the OPPOSITE in meaning as the word

HEEDFUL

 
 
 
 
 

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