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In this type of verbal ability questions, a sentence is broken down into six incomplete sentences, between the first and sixth sentence, there will be four incomplete sentences (A, B, C, and D or P, Q, R and S). You are required to arrange these sentences in a most appropriate sequence so that it forms a meaningful sentence.


1)
Rishikesh is a beautiful hill station located beside the Himalayas

P: There are many ancient temples
Q: in the North of India
R: along the banks of the sacred river the Ganges
S: that flows through the city.

Furthermore, the city is also known for many famous yoga ashrams.

  1. SRPQ
  2. QPRS
  3. PQSR
  4. RSPQ

Answer: B

Explanation:

Rishikesh is a beautiful hill station located beside the Himalayas in the North of India. There are many ancient temples along the banks of the sacred river Ganges that flows through the city. Furthermore, the city is also known for many famous yoga ashrams.


2)
A man who was living alone always had two plates on the dinner table.

P: One evening when he sat down to dine, the dog rushed into the room
Q: He used to give the dog a piece of meat from his plate
R: One plate was for him, and the other was for his dog
S: and dropped a piece of cheese into his plate and another piece of cheese into his master's plate.

Thus, the dog showed gratitude to his master.

  1. RPSQ
  2. QPSR
  3. RQPS
  4. SQPR

Answer: C

Explanation:

One plate was for him and the other was for his dog. He used to give the dog a piece of meat from his plate. One evening when he sat down to dine, the dog rushed into the room and dropped a piece of cheese into his plate and another piece of cheese into his master's plate.


3)
When a satellite is launched, the rocket goes up slowly through the air

P: as the atmosphere becomes thinner.
Q: The higher it moves, the less air it meets
R: as a result, friction is less.
S: As the rocket moves higher, its speed increases

Thus, the rocket does not heat up.

  1. SQPR
  2. PRQS
  3. SRPQ
  4. RPQS

Answer: A

Explanation:

As the rocket moves higher, its speed increases. The higher it moves, the less air it meets as the atmosphere becomes thinner; as a result, the friction is less.


4)
Obesity is one of the major reasons for hypertension.

A. WHO says, one in three adults suffers from hypertension
B. This health issue is about five times more common in obese people than those who are lean.
C. Understand that the intra-abdominal fat significantly affects the metabolism
D. as this fat may cause hypertension with increased blood lipids levels.

Thus, obese people must take appropriate measures to control or reduce their weight.

  1. ACDB
  2. CDBA
  3. ABCD
  4. BACD

Answer: D

Explanation:

This health issue is about five times more common in obese people than those who are lean. WHO says, one in three adults suffers from hypertension. Understand that the intra-abdominal fat significantly affects the metabolism as this fat may cause hypertension with increased blood lipids levels.


5)
Once the prince met a beautiful fisher girl

P: The prince got disappointed and returned home with a broken heart
Q: he went to meet the fisherman to express the desire to marry his daughter
R: he fell in love with that girl
S: The fisherman agreed for the marriage on one condition that the son of his daughter should be the heir to the throne.

The king asked the prince the reason for his sadness.

  1. QRSP
  2. SPRQ
  3. RQSP
  4. PQRS

Answer: C

Explanation:

He fell in love with that girl he went to meet the fisherman to express the desire to marry his daughter. The fisherman agreed for the marriage on one condition that the son of his daughter should be the heir to the throne. The prince got disappointed and returned home with a broken heart. The king asked the prince the reason for his sadness.


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