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Verbal Ability and English Test 5
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Negative marks are -0.33 per wrong answer
Right answer is 1 mark
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Aptitude Chapter 1: Sentence Completion
Aptitude Chapter 1-A: Sentence Completion (20 Questions)
Q1: The governor has shied from taking a position on the issue, but the Civil Liberties Union said it would actively __________ any program that forced inmates to sign the __________ .
. support… interface
challenge … document
Q2: Scanners have long been neglected by the designers of the PC world — __________ boxes that take up far too __________ space on the desktop.
Q3:The plan is proving popular, if __________ , in New Bedford, where it was originally suggested to Kramer at a __________ of faith-based organizations earlier this month.
controversial … forum
Q4:Miller unveiled his __________ research plan to the committee last Tuesday; he expects to have a final plan ready for a __________ by January.
preliminary … vote
. luminous… printing
. concluding… decision
Q5: Had the attempt to increase sales succeeded, Fox would have had __________ to believe the Forester Plan could set similar __________ .
. cause … tables
reason … records
Q6: The improved sales were largely the result of a 21.3% increase in unit volume, but a 12.1% ___________ in average selling ___________ negatively impacted results.
drop … price
Q7:The joint government web site was specially created to educate small firms __________ their wage and __________ reporting responsibilities.
about … tax
Q8:A solid __________ of Americans say they want Congress to legalize the importation of lower-priced medicines from Canada and Europe, and would be willing to pay higher taxes to provide prescription drug benefits to __________ citizens.
Q9:On April 15, Sangers International, a __________ mainstay here for 112 years, told its 300 employees to stop work mid-shift because it was __________ down.
factious … closing
. manufacturing … shutting
economic … slogging
Q10:In talks on this trip, the prime minister has tried, without much __________ , to persuade foreign leaders to stop weakening their __________ against the dollar.
. accomplishment… billfolds
success … currencies
Q11: A week-long investigation began yesterday in Florida, with __________ speculation on the cause of the crash centering on damage to the plane’s right wing.
Q12: __________ its high concentration of family-owned manufacturing firms, dating back to the late 1800s, Blendens Furniture is accustomed to the ups and downs of the business __________ .
With … cycle
Due to… rotation
Q13: Last week, Texitron, an American firm with factories in 40 countries, __________ it was closing two more plants, __________ the number of Texitron jobs lost to 1,030 this year.
. proclaimed… putting
. announced … bringing
Q14:In true entrepreneurial style, Kelly has turned the popular book into a __________ global business of books, games, and videos that teach the __________ of financial freedom that he used to build his fortune.
. starving… tenet
thriving … principles
Q15: With its personal touches, including twice-daily housekeeping and round-the-clock concierge service, the hotel has a delightful your-wish-is-our-command air about the place, without the __________ you might find __________ .
ornamentation… somewhere else
stuffiness … elsewhere
Q16: Verton executives challenged the web site tactic, ___________ that if customers switched, the ___________ would lose revenues and the very jobs the union was trying to protect.
arguing … company
Q17:___________ an increase in attacks on the existing technology, Netfix said that it would release features across its line of network firewall products.
Q18: Its ___________ includes such treasures as woven funerary shoes from a royal tomb in ancient Thebes and a rare pair of Inuit boots ___________ of eider skin.
Q19: There is growing ___________ that a child's earliest experiences have a more ___________ and long-lasting effect on subsequent health than had been previously thought.
evidence … powerful
. spurt… obsequious
Q20: Following years of generous stock options, corporate jets and other ___________, boards are ___________ their belts when it comes to executive pay.
benefits … tightening
Q21: The ___________ of tap dance can be traced to the antebellum South when African-American slaves, adept at copying Irish jigs and Lancashire clogging, improvised and embellished those dances with their own ___________ and movements.
origins … rhythms
Q22: The federal and provincial governments launched the National Children's Agenda six years ago to work ___________ eliminating child poverty, yet progress is ___________.
. . on… indefinable
toward … elusive
Q23: Started in 1993 by the Cultural Council to ___________ the city's downtown neighborhoods, the festival ___________ artists and acrobats, magicians and stilt walkers from as far away as Spain and China.
celebrate … showcases
substantiate… singles out
Q24: The Thornhill highway carries anywhere from 25,000 to about 50,000 ___________ a day depending on the section of road, with the count ___________ 60,000 in some urbanized areas.
. trips… averaging
vehicles … topping
Q25: The public attention it generates could help lay the ___________ for the kind of national consensus needed to bring substantial reform to health-care delivery.
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