NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension: Questions 236 - 242 of 816

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Question 236

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Question

MCQ▾

Select the correct meaning of the idioms and phrases out of the four choices given.

Get on

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Escape

b.

To stop

c.

Progress

d.

Rise from bed

Question 237

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Appeared in Year: 2013

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MCQ▾

Select the word which means the opposite of the given word.

Criticize

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

defend

b.

fault

c.

acclaim

d.

create

Question 238

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MCQ▾

Democracy is considered to be better than other forms of government. Which of the following statements support this claim?

I. It is a more accountable form of government.

II. It improves the quality of decision making.

III. It ensures rapid economic development of citizens.

IV. It enhances the dignity of citizens.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I, II and IV

b.

I, II and III

c.

I and III

d.

II, III and IV

Passage

In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. For each blank four words are suggested, one of which fits the Blank. Find the appropriate word in each case.

For generation man has ________ (1) ________ against the wilds to create a world where only be ________ (2) ________ whether animals and plants survive or are ________ (3) ________ out. Earlier we accepted as self-evident that any ________ (4) ________ in our environment brought about by science and technology must be improvements ________ (5) ________ the world of our ________ (6) ________. However, many people all over the world have begun to feel that ________ (7) ________ are going too far and that we should try to ________ (8) ________ some of the world’s original life before we find it ________ (9) ________ too late. The same science which had led us away from nature is now ________ (10) ________ the miracle of creation.

Question 239 (1 of 10 Based on Passage)

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MCQ▾

Fill in the blanks at ________ (9) ________

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

sounds

b.

seems

c.

gets

d.

occur

Question 240 (2 of 10 Based on Passage)

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MCQ▾

Fill in the blanks at ________ (6) ________

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

successors

b.

aborigine

c.

ancients

d.

ancestors

Question 241 (3 of 10 Based on Passage)

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Fill in the blanks at ________ (3) ________

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

wiped

b.

taken

c.

put

d.

Throwm

Question 242 (4 of 10 Based on Passage)

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Fill in the blanks at ________ (1) ________

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

challenged

b.

struggled

c.

stood

d.

faced