Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

The sharp rise in the prime lending rate this year has perhabs been brought about by traders’s uncertainty about the FII’s position on the budget deficit.

 

in the prime lending rate this year has

this year in the prime lending rate has

this year in the prime lending rate having

in the prime lending rate this year had

in the prime lending rate this year have

QUESTION 2

 

The skillless workers at an MNC plant realized that their hourly rate of 200 to 250 rupees was better than many nearby factory wages.

 

many nearby factory wages

many wages in nearby factories

what are offered by many nearby factories

it is in many nearby factories

that offered by many nearby factories

QUESTION 3

The use of organic insecticides in this country is equally extensive or more so than a decade ago.

 

equally extensive or more so than ten years ago

equal to or more extensive than ten years ago

as extensive as ten years ago or more

equal to, if not more, than ten years ago

as extensive as it was ten years ago, if not more so

QUESTION 4

The use of a specific wave, which do not interact with matter in the way electromagnetic waves do, hopefully will enable space scientists to study the actual formation of black holes and neutron stars.

 

in the way electromagnetic waves do, hopefully will enable

in the way electromagnetic waves do, will, it is hoped, enable

like electromagnetic waves, hopefully will enable

like electromagnetic waves, would enable, hopefully

such as electromagnetic waves do, will, it is hoped, enable

QUESTION 5

A Russian company has declared that it will temperamentally close one of  its power plants, the first plant that had been built by private industry and the model for a generation of modern semiconductor reactors.

(A)

(B)

(C)

(D)

 

(E)

that had been built by private industry and

built by private industry and which was

to be built by private industry and which was

built by private industry and

to have been built by private industry and was

QUESTION 6

It is concluded that the present amalgam of American and European medicine is probably as good, or better than, any system that might be devised for the patients who are treated at a rural hospital in Bihar.

 

as good, or better than, any system that might be devised for the patients who are

as good, or better, than any system that might be devised for patients being

as good, or better than, any system that might be devised for patients which are being

good as, or even better than, any other system that may be devised for the patients who are

as good as, or better than, any other system that might be devised for the patients

QUESTION 7

A study indicates that even after 50 years young men and women still experience some of the effects of a divorce occurring when a child.

 

occurring when a child

occurring when children

that occurred when a child

that occurred when they were children

that has occurred as each was a child

QUESTION 8

Americans addiction for chocolate is well-documented: few people have been known to have tasted it for the first time without requesting more.

 

few people have been known to have tasted it

few having been known to taste it

it has been tasted by few people

few people have been known to taste it

few people having tasted it

QUESTION 9

The theory Dr Sudhakaran on the geometry of what are called aperiodic blocks, turned out to describe the architecture of a previously unknown class of diomonds.

 

what are called aperiodic tiles, turned out to describe

what is called aperiodic tiles, describes

aperiodic tiles, describing

so-called aperiodic tiles, describe

aperiodic tiles, it turned out to describe

QUESTION 10

Not less  than 3 dozen magazines published in the cities of Chennai, a state on the Coromandel Coast, which reflects the fact that Tamils are by far India’s most literate citizens.

 

which reflects

and that number reflects

which reflect

that number reflects

that reflects