NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension: Questions 386 - 390 of 828

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Question number: 386

» English Language » One Word Substitution

MCQ▾

Question

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

Add fuel to the flame

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

To keep unchained

b.

In disorder

c.

Keep the fire burning

d.

To make matter worse

Question number: 387

» English Language » Sentence Completion

Appeared in Year: 2013

MCQ▾

Question

Choose the word which best fills the blank from the four options given below.

The landlord………. . the tenant for not paying rent.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

posted

b.

shooed

c.

evicted

d.

forced

Question number: 388

» Economics » Agriculture

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following methods are used to restrict soil erosion?

I. Ploughing along contour lines

II. Strip cropping

III. Jhumming

IV. Mixed farming

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

II and IV

b.

III and II

c.

I and II

d.

I and III

Question number: 389

» General Knowledge » India

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Although only the southern part of India lies in tropical region, the whole of India has tropical climate.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Himalaya mountain ranges protect it from the northerly cold winds.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 390

» English Language » Antonyms

Appeared in Year: 2013

MCQ▾

Question

Select the meaning of the given phrases/idioms.

Pull someone’s leg

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

to trip a person purposely

b.

to stretch someone’s leg

c.

to throw somebody out

d.

to tease somebody

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