Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

 

The incident took place on the Hakim road in Assam, hardly a few miles from the Tripti army camp.

(A) event

(B) era

(C) happening

(D) occurrence

 

A-C

B-C

C-D

A-B

A-D

QUESTION 2

On Monday afternoon, when the group started to trek, there was no sign of fire in the entire forest range, and by evening, the team reached the Rasbihari estate at the top of the hill and camped there.

(A) stopped

(B) startled

(C) began

(D) initiated

 

A-C

C-D

A-B

B-C

A-D

QUESTION 3

Samir came in the public eye a week after the police swooped down on his birthday party, where dozens of  other culprits had gathered.

(A) focused

(B) determined

(C) deviated

(D) centered

 

B-D

A-C

A-D

A-B

B-C

QUESTION 4

After she entered the building, Karim threatened the woman with a knife and tried to sexually abuse her.

(A) confident

(B) assured

(C) endangered

(D) scandalized

 

C-D

A-D

A-C

B-C

A-B

QUESTION 5

The manner in which they conducted themselves — without disrupting the lives of other citizens and refraining from aggressive sloganeering — is not how Asia’s myriad protesters typically behave.

(A) multifaceted

(B) tirade

(C) detrimental

(D) innumerable

 

C-D

A-B

B-D

A-D

A-C

QUESTION 6

Also, builders need to be trained in fire escape manoeuvres, and carry the right equipment, including wireless communication sets.

(A) strategem 

(B) artifices

(C) tantrums

(D) plans

 

A-B

B-C

C-D

A-D

A-C

QUESTION 7

The importance of raising the capabilities of firefighters has also been underscored by the disaster.

(A) construction

(B) induction

(C) catastrophe

(D) destruction

 

B-C

A-D

A-B

A-C

C-D

QUESTION 8

They cannot totally rule out the possibility of some type of political motivation. This is endemic to their culture.

(A) peculiar

(B) queer 

(C) prevalent

(D) connected

 

B-C

A-D

A-B

A-C

C-D

QUESTION 9

Mega projects involve coordination of the work of thousands of people and international collaborations; they need physical space and funding. 

(A) culmination

(B) cooperation

(C) synchronization

(D) subordination

 

A-B

B-C

A-D

B-D

A-C

QUESTION 10

An organization may be opening a significant number of showrooms almost 6 months, which in turn could cause its total revenue to increase year after year.

(A) important

(B) noticeable

(C) several

(D) countable

 

A-C

B-D

A-D

C-D

A-B