NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension: Questions 73 - 77 of 816

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Question number: 73

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Choose the word which best fills the blank, from the following options.

The young man was quickly promoted when his Managing Director saw how________he was.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

assiduous

b.

indigent

c.

lethargic

d.

cursory

Question number: 74

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Following questions have the second sentence missing. Choose the appropriate sentence from the given options to complete it.

(i) A connection had long been suspected

(ii) ________

(iii) and the occurrence of Malaria.

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Choice (4)Response

a.

same regions and seasons but the nature

b.

between the abundance of mosquitoes

c.

since both were at their worst

d.

of this connection has not been understood

Question number: 75

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Choose the word/phrase which best fills the blank from the following given options.

An employment advertisement should________the number of vacancies.

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Choice (4)Response

a.

declare

b.

contain

c.

provide

d.

specify

Question number: 76

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Choose the word which best fills the blanks from the following options.

The point you are raising is not ________to the subject.

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Choice (4)Response

a.

required

b.

pertinent

c.

proper

d.

fit

Question number: 77

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Appeared in Year: 2013

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Photosynthesis in an aquatic plant was measured by counting the number of bubbles coming out of the cut end of the plant. What will happen to production if you use a pipe blow air from your mouth into water in the beaker?

A beaker containing water and plant in it

A Beaker Containing Water and Plant in It

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Choice (4)Response

a.

Water is already in contact with air. Hence, air from mouth will have no effect

b.

Air from mouth contains which is utilised in photosynthesis. Hence, increase in production

c.

Bacteria from mouth will infect plant. Hence, reduction in production

d.

Air from mouth contains which is being added to the plant. Hence, increase in production