Directions for question 1-10:
Each question comprises four scattered segments of a sentence. Identify from
among the four choices the sequences that correctly assembles the segments and
completes the sentence.
1. A. Anniversaries can be dicey things.
B. As long as the dead are being commemorated on a particular day, it is fine.
C. The opposition could keep its gun powder dry and ready as well.
D. But when it comes to a government celebrating a year or two in office, there
can be trouble.
2. A. It is less concerned with telling a tale.
B. As with so much Huxley's later fiction, one is not sure whether or not to
call this book a true novel.
C. It is also weak on characterization but strong on talk.
D. Than with presenting an attitude of life.
3. A. While the above is true for private sector companies, it is not so in the
public limited companies.
B. But with the removal of control over premia, the premia at which issues are
marked has gone up quite sharply.
C. So the cost of capital at even a lower debt equity ratio comes out lower.
D. Traditionally, the cost of equity is higher than the cost of debt.
4. A. Compiling and debugging.
C. Writing the code.
D. Thinking of the algorithm.
E. Understanding the problem
5. A. Such alliances are shaky from the start.
B. In this manner parties which are not able to get a mandate from the
electorate are able to come to power.
C. We have seen the unique spectacle of political forming alliance just to form
D. Indian democracy continues to amaze.
6. A. They are the three faces of dysphoria - bad feeling.
B. Anxiety, Depression and Anger.
C. When the three combine and get out of control, we get what is called mental
D. All of us experience three emotions almost daily.
7. A. This is the key to tap the creative power inside us.
B. It is difficult to control our thinking and feelings.
C . That is, unless we work at it conciously and persistently.
D. We are influenced and limited by attitudes, prejudices by other individuals
and by external conditions to such an extent that few can control mental and
8. A. Two vital facts must be understood.
B. The subconscious mind has the power to create.
C. The second is that it obeys the orders given to it by the conscious mind.
D. Its function is to bring to full expression whatever is desired by the
9. A. But what is not often understood is that this flash is outcome of long
periods of incubation.
B. The layman thinks that it is a spell of divine flash which illuminates the
dark and the hidden.
C. True, it does.
D. Inspiration is much misunderstood term.
10. A. As a result, the world has undergone a transformation.
B. Science and civilization have made rapid strides especially in recent times.
C. This constitutes the basic factor in the use of productive resources.
D. But behind all the progress of mankind is the human factor which is
invaluable and irreplaceable.
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