English Language MCQ-18

Directions (Q.21-25): Rearrange the following sentences in proper order and then answer the questions given below them.
(A) A rigid and blind – self justification, though a common human weakness, will lead nowhere.
(B) If everybody starts running after his own point of view without caring for others, civilization will soon perish.
(C) Human beings have the most common trait of airing their individual views and opinions.
(D) But we have to live in a society and cooperation is the basis of civilization.
(E) What is essential to live happily in this world is a peaceful co-existence to live and let others live.
(F) Everybody has a right to live and lead his own life, but one should be tolerant of other’s views.
Which is the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?

(A) A
(B) B
(C) C
(D) D
(E) E

Which is the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?

(A) B
(B) A
(C) F
(D) D
(E) E

Which is the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?

(A) B
(B) C
(C) F
(D) D
(E) E

Which is the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?

(A) C
(B) F
(C) B
(D) D
(E) E

Which is the FIFTH sentence after rearrangement?

(A) E
(B) F
(C) A
(D) D
(E) C

Directions for the following Ten Questions:
In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These blanks are printed below the passage and against each five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
..(1).. scientist and ..(2).. of Bharat Ratna CNR was on June 19, 2015 conferred Japan’s highest ..(3).. award for promoting academic interchange and ..(4).. understanding in science and technology ..(5).. the two countries. He was ..(6).. with the ‘Order of the Rising Sun’, Gold and silver star’ and certificate by Japanese ambassador to India Takeshi Yagi in the ..(7).. of senior officials of the Department of Science and Technology, which Rao has helped ..(8).. up over the years. The highest civilian award of Japan is ..(9).. on academicians, politicians and military officers. The Order of the Rising sun is a Japanese ..(10).. established in 1875 by Emperor Meiji of Japan.

(A) Intense
(B) Eminent
(C) Acute
(D) Altered
(E) Created

2

(A) adored
(B) acquirer
(C) receiver
(D) recipient
(E) rendering

3

(A) civilian
(B) Bharat
(C) citizen
(D) promotional
(E) grand

4

(A) each other
(B) mutual
(C) long lasting
(D) mindful
(E) meritorious

5

(A) across
(B) over
(C) between
(D) among
(E) within

6

(A) given
(B) praised
(C) preserved
(D) contributed
(E) presented

7

(A) presence
(B) excellence
(C) recognition
(D) brightness
(E) honour

8

(A) keep
(B) shape
(C) show
(D) size
(E) stand

9

(A) conferred
(B) given
(C) endow
(D) emulate
(E) induce

10

(A) emblem
(B) order
(C) token
(D) custom
(E) system