GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) English: Questions 1918 - 1920 of 1960

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Question 1918

Appeared in Year: 2020 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which two of the following aspects are to be scrupulously followed to avoid the trap of plagiarism? (1 October Morning Shift)

A. Subjectivity

B. Acknowledgment

C. Citation

D. Interpretation

Choose the most appropriate answer from the options given below:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

A and B only

b.

C and D only

c.

B and C only

d.

A and C only

Question 1919

Appeared in Year: 2020 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match List I with List II (1 October Morning Shift)

List-Ⅰ (Essay)List-Ⅱ (Essayist)
(A)

Charles Lamb

(i)

“Why I Write”

(B)

George Orwell

(ii)

“A Modest Proposal”

(C)

Michel de Montaigne

(iii)

“On the Artificial Comedy of the Last Century”

(D)

Jonathan Swift

(iv)

“On the Cannibals”

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

Question 1920

Appeared in Year: 2020 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Given below are two statements: (1 October Morning Shift)

Statement I: Consumption is an outcome of self- interest and a maximization of personal pleasure.

Statement II: There are strong correlations between social status and such things as housing styles, musical tastes, and food preferences.

Considering the above statements, choose the correct answer from the options given below:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Statement I is correct but Statement II is false

b.

Both Statement I and Statement II are true

c.

Statement I is incorrect but Statement II is true

d.

Both Statement I and Statement II are false

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