VARC Mock-3 By Bhagyashree Ghosh
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Q25-28 the following sentences if arranged, forms of coherent paragraph. Arrange the options and type in your answer in the given box:
Q25 (A) He felt justified in bypassing Congress altogether, on a variety of moves. (B) At times, he was fighting the entire Congress. C Bush felt he had a mission to restore power to the presidency. (D) Bush was not fighting just the democrats (E) Representative democracy is a messy business, and a CEO of the White House does not like a legislature of second guessers and time wasters.
Q26 (A) The two neighbours never fought each other. (B) Fights involving three male fiddler crabs have been recorded, but the status of the participants was unknown (C) They pushed or grappled only with the intruder. (D) We recorded 17 cases in which a resident that was fighting an intruder, was joined by an immediate neighbour, an ally. (E) We therefore tracked 268 intruder males until we saw them fighting a resident male.
027 (A) In the west, Allied Forces had fought their way through southern Italy as far as Rome. (B) In June 1944, Germany's military position in World War Two appeared hopeless. (C) In Britain, the task of amassing the men and materials for the liberation of northern Europe had been completed. (D) The Red Army was poised to drive the Nazis back through Poland. (E) The situation on the eastern front was catastrophic.
(Q29-31) Four of the five given sentences, when ordered in a logical manner, form a coherent paragraph. Find the contextually odd sentence.
029 A) Even the enormous, impregnable stupidity of our High Command on all matters of psychology was penetrated by a vague notion that a few "writing fellows" might be sent out with permission to follow the armies in the field, under the strictest censorship, in order to silence the popular clamor for more news. B) We want to know more about their heroism, so that it shall be remembered by their people and known by the world. C) Lord Kitchener, prejudiced against them, was being broken down a little by the pressure of public opinion, which demanded more news of their men in the field than was given by bald communiqu s. D) Dimly and nervously they apprehended that in order to stimulate the recruiting of the New Army now being called to the colors by vulgar appeals to sentiment and passion, it might be well to "write up" the glorious side of war as it could be seen at the base and in the organization of transport, without, of course, any allusion to dead or dying men, to the ghastly failures of distinguished generals, or to the filth and horror of the battlefields E) In 1915 the War Office at last moved in the matter of war correspondents.
030 (a) I have nothing to offer but blood, sweat and tears, said Winston Churchill (b) I know nothing but the fact of my ignorance, said Socrates (c) A single step for man, a giant leap for mankind opined Neil rmstrong. (d) Just as I would not like to be a slave, so I would not like to be a master said Abraham Lincoln. (e) Martin Luther King Jr. said that Americans will overcome oppression and will establish the rule of justice
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