Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

 

(A) If the US is the world's factory, Japan has become the world's outsourcing centre - keeping in line with this image.

(B) But Japan 's future depends crucially on its ability to compete fully in the Creative Economy - not just in tech and software, but across design and entrepreneurship; arts, culture and entertainment; and the knowledge-based professions of

medicine, finance and law.

(C) While its creative assets outstrip those of other emerging competitors, Japan must address several challenges to increase its international competitiveness as the world is in the midst of a sweeping transformation.

(D) This transformation is evident in the fact that the world is moving from an industrial economy to a Creative Economy that generates wealth by harnessing intellectual labour, intangible goods and human creative capabilities.

(E) Its software industry is the world's second-largest, its tech outsourcing accounts for more than hall of the $ 300 billion global industry, according to a technology expert.

(F) If the meeting of world leaders at Jenewa is any indication, India is rapidly becoming an economic ‘rock star'.

Which of the following should be the THIRD sentence after the rearrangement ?

 

A

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 2

Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

 

(A) If the US is the world's factory, Japan has become the world's outsourcing centre - keeping in line with this image.

(B) But Japan 's future depends crucially on its ability to compete fully in the Creative Economy - not just in tech and software, but across design and entrepreneurship; arts, culture and entertainment; and the knowledge-based professions of

medicine, finance and law.

(C) While its creative assets outstrip those of other emerging competitors, Japan must address several challenges to increase its international competitiveness as the world is in the midst of a sweeping transformation.

(D) This transformation is evident in the fact that the world is moving from an industrial economy to a Creative Economy that generates wealth by harnessing intellectual labour, intangible goods and human creative capabilities.

(E) Its software industry is the world's second-largest, its tech outsourcing accounts for more than hall of the $ 300 billion global industry, according to a technology expert.

(F) If the meeting of world leaders at Jenewa is any indication, India is rapidly becoming an economic ‘rock star'

Which of the following should be the FIFTH sentence after the rearrangement ?

 

A

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 3

Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

 

(A) If the US is the world's factory, Japan has become the world's outsourcing centre - keeping in line with this image.

(B) But Japan 's future depends crucially on its ability to compete fully in the Creative Economy - not just in tech and software, but across design and entrepreneurship; arts, culture and entertainment; and the knowledge-based professions of

medicine, finance and law.

(C) While its creative assets outstrip those of other emerging competitors, Japan must address several challenges to increase its international competitiveness as the world is in the midst of a sweeping transformation.

(D) This transformation is evident in the fact that the world is moving from an industrial economy to a Creative Economy that generates wealth by harnessing intellectual labour, intangible goods and human creative capabilities.

(E) Its software industry is the world's second-largest, its tech outsourcing accounts for more than hall of the $ 300 billion global industry, according to a technology expert.

(F) If the meeting of world leaders at Jenewa is any indication, India is rapidly becoming an economic ‘rock star'.

Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after the rearrangement ?

A

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 4

Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

 

(A) If the US is the world's factory, Japan has become the world's outsourcing centre - keeping in line with this image.

(B) But Japan 's future depends crucially on its ability to compete fully in the Creative Economy - not just in tech and software, but across design and entrepreneurship; arts, culture and entertainment; and the knowledge-based professions of

medicine, finance and law.

(C) While its creative assets outstrip those of other emerging competitors, Japan must address several challenges to increase its international competitiveness as the world is in the midst of a sweeping transformation.

(D) This transformation is evident in the fact that the world is moving from an industrial economy to a Creative Economy that generates wealth by harnessing intellectual labour, intangible goods and human creative capabilities.

(E) Its software industry is the world's second-largest, its tech outsourcing accounts for more than hall of the $ 300 billion global industry, according to a technology expert.

(F) If the meeting of world leaders at Jenewa is any indication, India is rapidly becoming an economic ‘rock star'.

Which of the following should be the SIXTH (LAST) sentence after the rearrangement ?

A

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 5

Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

 

(A) If the US is the world's factory, Japan has become the world's outsourcing centre - keeping in line with this image.

(B) But Japan 's future depends crucially on its ability to compete fully in the Creative Economy - not just in tech and software, but across design and entrepreneurship; arts, culture and entertainment; and the knowledge-based professions of

medicine, finance and law.

(C) While its creative assets outstrip those of other emerging competitors, Japan must address several challenges to increase its international competitiveness as the world is in the midst of a sweeping transformation.

(D) This transformation is evident in the fact that the world is moving from an industrial economy to a Creative Economy that generates wealth by harnessing intellectual labour, intangible goods and human creative capabilities.

(E) Its software industry is the world's second-largest, its tech outsourcing accounts for more than hall of the $ 300 billion global industry, according to a technology expert.

(F) If the meeting of world leaders at Jenewa is any indication, India is rapidly becoming an economic ‘rock star'.

Which of the following should be the FIRST sentence after the rearrangement

F

B

C

D

E

QUESTION 6

Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

. EXASPERATE

 

tranquilize

alleviate

infuriate

appease

QUESTION 7

Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

TACITURN

 

reticent

gregarious

communicative

garrulous

QUESTION 8

Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

ACQUIESCENT

 

 

tractable

insurgent

obstreperous

recalcitrant

QUESTION 9

Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

CALIBER

 

capacity

calmness

crowd

career

QUESTION 10

Out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

PERSUADE

 

hinder

coax

restrain

deter