English Quiz for Upcoming Bank Exams 2017 - Set 2

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Directions (Qs.1 to 3): In each of the following questions, three or four sentences 1, 2, 3, 4, as the case may be form a meaningful paragraph/flow of thought. One of the sentences is missing shown as __ You have to find out from (A), (B), (C), (D) or (E), which sentence would best fit the missing part:

1. The myth that money in the hands of tribal goes on drink and destroys families is belied by the
fact that almost all children in the area are in schools.
2. The girl students I met had certainly begun looking beyond the lives of their parents.
3. -------------
4. I couldn't help wondering what a trial they would blaze if they had access to , the kind of education that most of us in the cities take for granted.
Which of the following would best fit (3)?
A. They literally aimed for the stars under that indigo sky,
B. The corporate have value added to the local schools.
C. Education is the offshoot of income generation from agriculture.:
D. There is an opportunity cost to poor families and they don't send their children to school.
E. The city education is not as good as the one offered here with the help of progressive NOOs.

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2. A typical smart phone allows the user to access the internet. download movies and stream music anywhere.
3. If each and every person were to have access to a powerful smart phone -projected to account for three of every four phones sold by the middle of the next decade - mobile telephone could become a vehicle of economic upliftment.
Which of the following would best fit (I)?
A. There is a paradigm-shift in local and STD, call rates.
B. Everyone carries a smart phone now-a-days including the low end users.
C. The mobile phone has evolved far beyond a simple calling device.
D. With connectivity as the mantra, everyone will have mobiles.
E. There is no denying that IT services widen the scope for upward mobility.

1. There is a pattern here.
2. India does well in areas that have independent institutions or clear rules, while we do very badly in areas where there -is bureaucratic discretion or political involvement.
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4. This pattern could give reformers a broad idea of how to go forward in governance reforms: strengthen institutions and minimize discretion.
Which of the following would best fit (3)?
A. We come out badly in areas such as diversion of public funds. public trust in politicians and favouritism in government decisions.
B. It is the well-known divide between rule’s and discretion.
C. Because of this pattern, most Indian Companies were protected and inefficient till the reforms of 1991.
D. Inconsistent rules are worse than a well thought out bureaucratic discretion.
E. The line between public sector and private sector will have to be drawn very carefully.

4. In many cases in physics, one has to deal simultaneously with collective and single-particle excitations of the system.
The collective excitations are usually bosonic in nature while the single-particle excitations are often fermionic. One is therefore led to consider a system which includes bosons and fermions. Hence, __________________
Which of the following options is most likely to follow the paragraph given above ?
(a) in this book, we discuss application of bosonic particles and their consequences on physics.
(b) in this book, we discuss applications of a general algebraic theory of mixed Bose-Fermi systems to atomic nuclei.
(c) in this book, we discuss excitations of collective and single particles separately.
(d) in this book, we prove how collective excitations are bosonic and singular excitation are fermionic.
(e) in this book, we prove that collective and singular excitation cannot exist together.

5. Peter has suggested to me that the _________ of highly systematic and _________ planning techniques may have led to a substantial _________ in firms’ notions of what is likely to happen in the future, and thus to a _________ in the incidence of mistakes, especially on the part of the _________ modern corporations.
(a) progressive development, exact, decline, decrease, tiny
(b) progress deterioration, exact, increase, decrease, tiny
(c) progressive development, precise, improvement, reduction, large
(d) progressive development, precise, increase, decrease, large
(e) gradual growth, exact, increase, decline, large

6. Clinical practitioners _________ integrated mindfulness _________ treatment of _________ host of emotional and behavioral disorders, _________ borderline personality disorder, major depression, chronic pain, or eating disorders. Number of such practitioners _________ increased substantially.
(a) have, in the, a, such as, has
(b) have, in the, the, like, have
(c) were, for, a, like, has
(d) have, for, a, like, has
(e) could, in the, the, such as, have

7. Ontologies are _________ equated with taxonomic hierarchies of classes, class definitions, and _________ subsumption relation, _________ ontologies need not be limited to _________ forms.
(a) often, a, but, such
(b) often, the, yet, such
(c) frequently, a, yet, such
(d) often, a, yet, these
(e) often, the, but, these


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