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Paragraph Formation

In the "Paragraph Formation" verbal ability questions, a question has five sentences which are randomly arranged. You are required to rearrange them to make a logical paragraph and then answer the given question.

Solved "paragraph formation" verbal ability questions:


1)

1. Maria reached office at 10 O' clock after sending the money.
2. Maria's parents needed some money.
3. After that, she spent almost half an hour at the Post Office.
4. So, she went to bank to withdraw some money.
5. However, she had no money with her.

Which of the following should come third in the paragraph?

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Answer: D

Explanation:

Maria's parents needed some money. However, she had not money with her. So, she went to bank to withdraw some money. After that, she spent almost half an hour at the Post Office. Maria reached office at 10 O' clock after sending the money.


2)

1. Peter was shocked on realizing that his leg had lost sensation.
2. When he tried to stand up and walk, his leg was not moving.
3. He had to lie down, till he saw a flash light.
4. It was almost midnight so nobody heard his voice.
5. Peter fell down on the road due a sudden leg sprain.
6. After this realization, he was very nervous, so he called out for help.

Which of the following should come first in the paragraph?

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Answer: E

Explanation:

Peter fell down on the road due a sudden leg sprain. When he tried to stand up and walk, his leg was not moving. Peter was shocked on realizing that his leg had lost sensation. After this realization, he was very nervous, so he called out for help. It was almost midnight so nobody heard his voice. He had to lie down, till he saw a flash light.


3)

1. The history of mankind witnessed many such fights between nations, people, communities, and nations.
2. Today, man has advanced from primitive weapons of warfare to the modern weapons such as missiles, atom bomb, hydrogen bomb, etc.
3. Since the dawn of civilization man is fighting with man.
4. Although modern war is scientific, the effect is the same wiping out human existence on the Earth.
5. The only difference now is the efficiency of the weapons used to kill each other.

Which of the following should be the second sentence in the paragraph?

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Answer: A

Explanation:

Since the dawn of civilization man is fighting with man. The history of mankind witnessed many such fights between nations, people, communities, and nations. Today, man has advanced from primitive weapons of warfare to the modern weapons such as missiles, atom bomb, hydrogen bomb, etc. Although modern war is scientific, the effect is the same wiping out human existence on the Earth. The only difference now is the efficiency of the weapons used to kill each other.


4)

1. The wave was very powerful and could take away heavy objects like tree trunks, vehicles, etc.
2. Some children were playing beside the bank of the canal.
3. In the forest of the city, there is a big lake.
4. The excess water started flowing through the canal.
5. Once there was a very heavy rainfall because of which the lake started overflowing.
6. A man saw the children and started running towards the canal to save them.

Which of the following should be the fourth sentence in the paragraph?

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Answer: B

Explanation:

In the forest of the city, there is a big lake. Once there was a very heavy rainfall because of which the lake started overflowing. The excess water started flowing through the canal. Some children were playing beside the bank of the canal. A man saw the children and started running towards the canal to save them.


5)

1. However, we all helped in the first few days.
2. Surajpur is a rural area.
3. Mohan was transferred to his office a few days back.
4. In the beginning, adjusting to the city life was not easy for Mohan.
5. Now, Mohan enjoys the company of his colleagues.
6. Earlier, he was working in the Surajpur branch of our company.

Which of the following should be the fifth sentence in the paragraph?

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Answer: A

Explanation:

Mohan was transferred to his office a few days back. Earlier, he was working in the Surajpur branch of our company. Surajpur is a rural area. In the beginning, adjusting to the city life was not easy for Mohan. However, we all helped in the first few days. Now, Mohan enjoys the company of his colleagues.


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