English Quiz For NICL AO Exam: 2015

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In Fill in the blank test, generally a sentence is provided with one or two blank spaces. You have to fill the blank spaces from the given options,which best fits the meaning of the sentence as whole. 

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Directions (1 – 5): Each question below has tow blank, each
blank indicating that something has been omitted. Choose the set of words for
each blank that best fits the meaning of the sentence as whole.

1. In an effort to provide _____ for higher education
to all, most of the universities have been providing education without adequate
infrastructure, thus churning out _____ graduates every year.

(1) chances, fresh

(2) platform, capable

 (3) opportunities,

(4) prospects, eligible

(5) policy, incompetent

2. The move to allow dumping of mercury _____ an
outcry from the residents of the area who _____ that high level of mercury will
affect their health and destroy ecologically sensitive forest area.

(1) resulted, insist

(2) provoked, fear

(3) incited, determined

(4) activated, accept

(5) angered, believe

3. Even as the _____ elsewhere in the world are
struggling to come out of the recession, Indian consumers are splurging on
consumers goods and to ____ this growth, companies are investing heavily in
various sectors.

(1) economies, meet

(2) countries, inhibit

(3) governments, measure

(4) nations, inflict

(5) companies, counter

4. Drawing attention to the pitfalls of
__________ solely on Uranium as a fuel for nuclear reactors, Indian scientists
warned that Uranium will not last for long and thus research on Thorium as its
____ must be revived.

(1) using, substitute

(2) believing, replacement

(3) depending, reserve

(4) reckoning, option

(5) relying, alternative

5. _______ has been taken against some wholesale
drug dealers for dealing in surgical items without a valid license and maintaining
a stock of _____ drugs.

(1) Note, overwhelming

(2) Step, impressive

(3) Execution, outdated

(4) Action, expired

(5) Lawsuit, invalid


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