NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension: Questions 84 - 86 of 828

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Question number: 84

» English Language » Rearrangement of Jumbled Words

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Question

In the following question, each passage consists of five sentences. The first sentence (S1) and last sentence (S2) are given. The remaining there sentences are labeled P, Q and R. You are required to find out the proper sequence of the three sentences.

S1: There is no general agreement about how the planets were formed

S2: ________

S3:

S4: ________

P: swirling clouds of matter began to condense through the action of centrifugal force

Q: the most widely accepted theory is that about 5000 million years ago

R: the heavier molecules were concentrated near the centre of eddies

S5: and the lighter gaseous material was thrown out towards the periphery

The sequence should be

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

PRQ

b.

PQR

c.

RPQ

d.

QPR

Question number: 85

» English Language » Sentence Completion

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Question

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.

cursory

b.

lethargic

c.

indigent

d.

assiduous

Question number: 86

» English Language » Sentence Completion

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Question

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.

Choices

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

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