National/State Common Entrance Examination Practice Tests – Verbal Aptitude Set 5


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SECTION I

The question below consists of five words lettered A — E. Four of them have at least something in common while one is odd. Pick out the one that does not belong to the group.

A. Antenna     B. Keyboard      C. Monitor     D. Mouse     E. Speaker


A. Cheek     B. Lip     C. Palate     D. Tongue     E. Tooth


A. Annually     B. Fortnightly     C. Monthly     D. Regularly     E. Weekly


A. Button     B. Nail     C. Needle     D. Thimble     E. Thread


A. Jupiter     B. Mars     C. Moon     D. Saturn     E. Uranus



SECTION II

In the question below, two incomplete words are given. Choose from the options lettered A-E, the one that will correctly complete the first word and begin the second.

Ra( )id
      l
     a
     n
     t

A. b     B. g     C. p     D. q     E. s


Fough( )
            r
            a
            d
            e

A. c     B. g     C. I     D. p     E. t


( )ictate
 i
 a
 m
 o
 n
 d

A. D     B. J     C. S     D. T     E. V


Co( )lect
     i
     v
     e

A. a     B. d      C. f      D. h      E. l


( )ssay
 n
 j
 o
 y

A. A
B. E
C. I
D. 0
B. U



SECTION III

There are three sentence in each of the following question. Read them carefully and choose which should come first, second and then third.

1. The building will be rebuilt.
2. The building got burnt.
3. The gas cylinder exploded.

A. 1,2,3     B. 1,3,2     C. 2,1,3     D. 3,1,2     E. 3,2,1


1. The meeting will start at 8p.m.
2. I will be there
3. The venue is Sheraton Hotel.

A. 1,2,3    B. 1,3,2     C. 2,1,3     D. 2,3,1    E. 3,2,1


1. The Computer game is very interesting.
2. I like computer games.
3. I bought a new Computer game.

A. 1,2,3     B. 1,3,2     C. 2,1,3     D. 2,3,1     E. 3,2,1


1. AIDS is a disease.
2. It is deadly.
3. It can be avoided.

A. 1,2,3     B. 1,3,2    C. 2,1,3     D. 2,3,1     E. 3,1,2



SECTION IV

The question below consists of five words lettered A — E. One of the words describes what the other four are. Select the option that corresponds to the word that best describes the other four words.

A. Chilli     B. Garlic     C. Ginger      D. Onion      E. Spice


A. Artisan     B Mason     C. Painter     D. Tailor     E. Welder


A. Dentist     B. Dermatologist    C. Gynecologist      D. Pediatrician     E. Physician


A. Accessories     B. Battery     C. Charger     D. Earpiece     E. Memory card


A. Beaver     B. Mouse     C. Rat     D. Rodent     E. Squirrel



SECTION V

In the box below, each small letter represents the capital letter above it. Choose from the options lettered A-E, the correct code for the word given.


market

A. HBSTWU      B. NIZPVH     C. NPVIGZ     D. NZIPVG     E. NZPIVG


uncle

A. EHMOS     B. FMOXV    C. FMXOV     D. FMXRV     E. FMXVO


happy

A. RSKKT      B. SZKKB      C. SZRRB     D. XZKKV     E. ZSKLB


family

A. RNOBUZ     B. UNROBZ     C. UNZOBR    D. UZNORB     E. UZNROB


father

A. ISVGZU     B. UGRSVI     C. UZGSVI      D. UZGSXY     E. UZOVSI



SECTION VI


In the question below, there is a pair of words followed by another pair which is not complete. Study the first pair carefully and choose from the options lettered A — E, the one that best completes the second pair.

Students and hostel, army and ______

A. barracks     B. command     C. parachute     D. parade     E. uniform


Train and rail, ship and _______

A. cabin      B. captain     C. land      D. sea     E. stream


Pen and ink, pencil and ________

A. book      B. brush     C. eraser      D. lead     E. pupil


Monkey and mammal, lizard and ______

A. amphibian     B. animal     C. bird     D. reptile     E. rodent


Coach and training, teacher and _______

A. cane    B. class     C. instruction    D. lesson     E. pupil


SECTION VII

Arrange the following words in alphabetical order.

1. Sausage      2. Sanctify      3. Semblance      4. Slavery      5. Stardom

A. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5       B. 2, 1, 3, 4, 5        C. 2, 1, 4, 3, 5          D. 3, 2, 4, 1, 5         E. 4, 1, 2, 5, 3


1. Abdicate      2. Aboard      3. Abolish      4. Abhor      5. Absent

A. 1, 2, 4, 3, 5       B. 1, 3, 4, 2, 5        C. 1, 4, 2, 3, 5        D. 2, 1, 3, 5, 4        E. 3, 2, 5, 1, 4


1. Promise      2. Private      3. Pleased      4. Position      5. Pledge

A. 2, 1, 3 , 5, 4       B. 3, 2, 5, 4, 1         C. 3, 5, 4, 2, 1        D. 4, 2, 1, 3, 5        E. 5, 3, 2, 4, 1


1. Youth      2. Young      3. Yours      4. Yoke      5. Yield

A. 1, 2, 3, 5, 4      B. 2, 1, 3, 4, 5        C. 3, 4, 2, 1, 5        D. 4, 1, 5, 2, 3        E. 5, 4, 2, 3, 1


1. Monitor      2. Monster      3. Minor      4. Meditate      5. Measles

A. 2, 1, 3, 4, 5       B. 2, 3, 4, 1, 5        C. 3, 5, 2, 1, 4       D. 4, 5, 3, 1, 2        E. 5, 4, 3, 1, 2



SECTION VIII


You are given a sentence. Read it carefully and decide the extent to which it is true. Select the answer that corresponds to the letter of the option you have chosen.

Men are the bread winners of their families.

A, if it is ALWAYS TRUE;
B, if it is OFTEN TRUE;
C, if it is RARELY TRUE;
D, if it is UNDECIDED how true it is and
E, if it is NEVER TRUE.


Mammals breastfeed their young ones.

A, if it is ALWAYS TRUE;
B, if it is OFTEN TRUE;
C, if it is RARELY TRUE;
D, if it is UNDECIDED how true it is and
E, if it is NEVER TRUE.


Men are friendlier than women.

A, if it is ALWAYS TRUE;
B, if it is OFTEN TRUE;
C, if it is RARELY TRUE;
D, if it is UNDECIDED how true it is and
E, if it is NEVER TRUE.


There are 366 days in a year.

A, if it is ALWAYS TRUE;
B, if it is OFTEN TRUE;
C, if it is RARELY TRUE;
D, if it is UNDECIDED how true it is and
E, if it is NEVER TRUE.


Road transport is the fastest means of transportation.

A, if it is ALWAYS TRUE;
B, if it is OFTEN TRUE;
C, if it is RARELY TRUE;
D, if it is UNDECIDED how true it is and
E, if it is NEVER TRUE.

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