Exercise 1

Instructions to Solve
In each question, an incomplete statement (Stem) followed by fillers is given. Pick out the best one which can complete incomplete stem correctly and meaningfully.

Question 6 :

It is not easy to remain tranquil when those around you ......

A). behave in a socially acceptable manner
B). exhibit pleasant mannerism
C). are losing their heads
D). agree to whatever you say
E). exhibit generous and magnanimous gestures
Answer : Option C

Question 7 :

"The food in this hotel is no match to what were forced at late hours in Hotel Kohinoor " means ......

A). The food in this hotel is quite good compared to what we ate at kohinoor
B). Hotel kohinoor served us good quality food than what we get here
C). Both hotels have maintained good quality of food
D). Both hotels serve poor quality of food
E). it is better to eat food than remain hungry
Answer : Option B

Question 8 :

Although initial investigations pointed towards him ......

A). the preceding events corroborated his involvement in the crime
B). the additional information confirmed his guilt
C). the subsequent events established that he was guilt
D). the subsequent events proved that he was innocent
E). he gave an open confession of his crime
Answer : Option D

Question 9 :

The weather outside was extremely pleasant and hence we decided to ......

A). utilise our time in watching the television
B). refrain from going out for a morning walk
C). enjoy a morning ride in the open
D). employ this rare opportunity for writing letters
E). remain seated in our rooms in the bungalow
Answer : Option C

Question 10 :

"It is an uphill task but you will have to do it" means ......

A). The work is above the hill and you will have to do it
B). It is a very easy task but you must do it
C). It is very difficult task but you have to do it
D). This work is not reserved for you but you will have to do it
E). It is almost impossible for others but you can do it
Answer : Option C