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Vocab Practice: Quiz 1

** This section is intended to serve the needs of the aspirants preparing for “English Paper” in different competitive exams. ** The practice questions provided in this section will help in attaining the skills required for handling the English paper with ease. Directions for this Quiz : Find out the word with nearest meaning to ..

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Quiz 100 : Indian Economy Awareness for Banking Examinations

1. What is India’s rank in production of Sugar cane? First Second Third Fourth 2. Who among the following leaders announced the Industrial Policy of 1956? Sardar Patel Jawaharlal Nehru Balwant Rai mehta J B Kriplani 3. Which among the following was set up by Government of India in 1988 with objective of developing multi ..

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Quiz 99 : World Geography Basic Questions

1. Which among the following was the first comet to be observed by a manned spacecraft? Comet Kohoutek Halley\\\’s Comet Comet Borrelly Kreutz Sungrazers 2. The lines on a map connecting regions of equal rainfalls are called as which among the following? Isobars Isohytes Isocons Isotherms 3. Littoral forests are rich sources of which among ..

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Quiz 98 : Indian History Basic Questions for All Exams

1. Which among the following dynasties is known to have given the largest grant of villages to the temples and Brahamans? Prathihara Guptas Pala Satavahana 2. Rigveda was written during which among the following ages? Stone age Copper age Iron age All the above 3. For the first time in Indian History, the description of ..

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Quiz 97: Sunday Quiz on Current Affairs

1 . Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s conference on Afghanistan, was held in march 2009 at which of the following place? A. Shanghai B. Moscow C. Beijing 2 . Recently , due to political upheavals Madagascar was expelled from which of the following union? A. WTO B. International Trade Union C. The African Union 3 . Which ..

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Vocab Practice Quiz 9

Directions: Each of the following 20 items consists of a word in CAPITAL letters, followed by three words. Select the word that is most similar in meaning to the word in CAPITAL letters. 1.EMISSARY(A)rival(B)secret envoy(C)refugee 2.ALACRITY(A)slowness(B)promptness(C)caution 3.REPRESS(A)sharpen(B)suppress(C)grieve 4.CONCOCT(A)cook up(B)link together(C)temporary 5.JETTISON(A)throw over board(B)dismantle(C)camouflage 6.VACILLATE(A)glitter(B)vibrate(C)swerve 7.VINDICTIVE(A)gloomy(B)coward(C)despiteful 8.PLACARD(A)souvenir(B)medicine(C)poster 9.UNSCATHED(A)unharmed(B)uninterested(C)courage 10.PROVISO(A)treaty(B)condition(C)a document 11.PERTURB(A)pierce(B)filter(C)disturb 12.JAUNTY(A)debonair(B)envious(C)quarrelsome 13.DRIVEL(A)shrill laugher(B)untidy dress(C)foolish talk ..

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