Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

In an effort to provide ...................... for higher education to all, most of the universities have been providing education without adequate infrastructure, thus churning out .................... graduates every year. 

chances, fresh 

platform, capable

opportunitiess, unemployable 

prospects, eligible

policy, incompetent 

QUESTION 2

The move to allow dumping of mercury ............................... an outcry from residents of the area who ................................ that high levels of mercury will affect their health and destroy ecologically sensitive forest area. 

resulted, insist 

provoked, fear

incited, determined

activated, accept 

angered, believe

QUESTION 3

Even as the .............................. elsewhere in the world are struggling to come out of recession, Indian consumers are splurging on consumer goods and to ................................ this growth, companies are investing heavily heavily in various sectors. 

economies, meet 

countries, inhibit 

governments, measure 

nations, inflict 

companies, counter 

QUESTION 4

............................. has been taken against some wholesale drug dealers for dealing in surgical items without a valid license and maintaining a stock of .................... drugs. 

note, overwhelming 

step, impressive

execution, outdated 

action, expired

lawsuit, invalid 

QUESTION 5

Weather officials have .................................. below normal rains this year. If the predictions come true, farm output could ........................ as most of India's farmlands depend on rainwater for irrigation. 

forecasted, shrank 

forecast, shrank 

forecast, shrink

predicted, expand 

predictions, wan 

QUESTION 6

Though one eye is kept firmly on the ......................., the company now also promotes ...................... cotemporary art. 

present, experimental 

future, popular 

present, popular 

market, popular 

none of these 

QUESTION 7

The manners and ............................... of the nouveau riche is a recurrent .......................... in the literature. 

style, motif 

morals, story

wealth, theme

morals, theme 

none of these 

QUESTION 8

It...................... not look like a great deal today, but back then it was a coup; no more before ..............................to import tea directly into Ireland. 

may, has dared 

may, had dared

might, have dared

might, have ever dared

none of these 

QUESTION 9

He had managed to ................. several times, but was finally ...................... by the police. 

deceive, cheated 

defend , acquitted 

escape, arrested

cheat, robbed 

abscond, kidnapped 

QUESTION 10

It is a well-known ............... that the lover of the sea craves for dry land, the age old .................. to be where we are not. 

belief, antipathy 

anomaly, demiurge 

credo, inspiration 

contention, duplicity 

paradox, yearning