Q.1-5. Rearrange the following 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. India is a tropical country.
B. Commercial felling of trees, over-gazing and over cultivation land starved peasants are factors
C. It had at one time dense forests and was very rich in flora and fauna.
D. that have been responsible for the shrinkage of the forest cover consequently leading to climatic changes.
E. It may not be left with any crest cover by the end of this century.
F. But the rate at which the denudations of the country’s rich forest cover has been continuing
Q.1. Which of the following would be the FOURTH statement after rearrangement?
1. B 2. E 3. A 4. F 5. D
Q.2. Which of the following would be the SECOND statement after rearrangement?
1. F 2. D 3. C 4. B 5. A
Q.3. Which of the following would be the THIRD statement after rearrangement?
1. A 2. E 3. F 4. B 5. D
Q.4. Which of the following would be the LAST statement after rearrangement?
1. D 2. E 3. C 4. A 5. B
Q.5. Which of the following would be the FIFTH statement after rearrangement?
1. E 2. F 3. A 4. D 5. B
Q.6-10. Directions: In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/Phrases are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/phrase in each case.
People have been cloning plants in one way or another for thousands of years. For example, when you take a leaf cutting from a plant and (6) it into a new plant, you are (7) the original plant because the new plant has the (8) genetic makeup as the donor plant. Vegetative propagation works (9) the end of the cutting forms a mass of non-specialised cells called a callus. With luck the callus will grow, divide and (10) various specialized cells (roots, stems), eventually a forming a new plant.
Q.6. (1) convert (2) create (3) form (4) assemble (5) grow
Q.7. (1) cloning (2) determining (3) imitating (4) spreading (5) hoping
Q.8. (1) divide (2) same (3) problematic (4) originality (5) viability
Q.9. (1) as well as (2) upto (3) why (4) whose (5) because
Q.10. (1) gathered (2) form (3) split (4) arouse (5) deviate