I Was P: and Stay for a Few Days in Delhi Q: When My Father Told Me R: Very Excited S: that I Could Go with Him the Proper Sequence Should Be - English Language

Advertisements
Advertisements
MCQ

In the question below, there is a sentence of which some parts have been jumbled up. Rearrange these parts which are labelled P, Q, R and S to produce the correct sentence. Choose the proper sequence.

I was
P: and stay for a few days in Delhi
Q: when my father told me
R: very excited
S: that I could go with him
The proper sequence should be

Options

  • PQRS

  • RQSP

  • QRSP

  • SPQR

Advertisements

Solution

QRSP

Concept: Para-jumbles (Entrance Exam)
  Is there an error in this question or solution?

RELATED QUESTIONS

The five paragraphs given below have all had their constituent sentences jumbled. Read each jumbled passage carefully and then pick the option in which the best sequence is shown.

  1. Converting money into several currencies in the course of one trip can also be quite expensive, given that banks and bureaux de change charge commission on the transaction.
  2. Trying to work out the value of the various notes and coins can be quite a strain, particularly if you are visiting more than one country.
  3. Travel can be very exciting, but it can also be rather complicated.
  4. One of these complications is, undoubtedly, foreign currency.
    The best sequence is:

The five paragraphs given below have all had their constituent sentences jumbled. Read each jumbled passage carefully and then pick the option in which the best sequence is shown.

  1. This clearly indicates that the brains of men and women are organised differently in the way they process speech.
  2. Difference in the way men and women process language is of special interest to brain researchers.
  3. However, women are more likely than men to suffer aphasia when the front part of the brain is damaged.
  4. It has been known that aphasia - a kind of speech disorder is more common in men than in women when the left side of the brain is damaged in an accident or after a stroke.
    The best sequence is:

The first and the last sentence of the paragraph are given. Other sentences are given in the jumbled form. You have to arrange the sentences to make it a readable passage.

(1) Some people seem to have a compulsive need to work continually, they may be called work-addicts.
(M) However they never quite reach the top
(N) There are companies which expect everyone to be at work early and stay back late 
(O) Because of their diligence, they tend to get a rapid promotion at first 
(P) Work addicts generally end up in such organisations. 
The correct sequence should be:


The constituent sentences of a passage have been jumbled up. Read jumbled sentences carefully and then choose the option which shows the best sequence of sentences of the passage.

  1. The farmers grow food for the whole country
  2. And therefore it is our duty to improve their lot.
  3. Yet these fellows are exploited by the rich.
  4. Hence they are the most useful members of the society.
    The best sequence is:

The constituent phrases of a sentence are jumbled up in questions. Select the most appropriate sequence to make the sentence meaningful.

  1. built on the site of a church destroyed
  2. in the hilly area of the city is the famous Shandon Steeple
  3. the bell tower of St. Anne's Church
  4. when the city was besieged by the Duke of Marlborough

In the following passage consists of six sentences. The first and sixth sentences are given in the beginning. The middle four sentences have been removed and jumbled up. These are labeled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper sequence of the four sentences. 

S1: There is only one monkey we can thoroughly recommend as an indoor pet.  
S6: Finally, let me say that no other monkey has a better temper or more winning ways. 
P: They quickly die from colds and coughs after the first winter fogs. 
Q: It is the beautiful and intelligent Capuchin monkey. 
R: The lively little Capuchins, however may be left for years in an English house without the least danger to their health. 
S: The Marmosets, it is true, are more beautiful than the Capuchins and just as pleasing, but they are too delicate for the English climate.
The proper sequenct should be:


The sentences given in the question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. The sentence is labelled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.

  1. The impression that corruption is a universal phenomenon persists and the people do not co-operate in checking this evil.
  2. So, there is hardly anything that the government can do about it now.
  3. It is regrettable that there is widespread corruption in the country at all levels. 
  4. Recently several offenders were brought to book, but they were not given deterrent punishment.

Rearrange the given six sentences K, L, M, N, O, and P in the proper sequence so as to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the question that follows.
(K) The subjugation or enslavement of the people and countries is fast becoming a thing of the past.
(L) Since then the progress in science and technology and in other branches of knowledge has resulted in the betterment of the conditions of life in many countries. 
(M) The Industrial Revolution in England about the middle of the eighteenth century was history's great leap forward. 
(N) All this is on the credit of modern civilisation. 
(O) Society has been progressing and improving for thousands of years. 
(P) The span of human life has been enlarged, the condition of the tabouring classes in many countries has improved, knowledge and education have made great strides, the treatment of children has become more humane, feats of engineering have done wonders, democracy and freedom have been granted to most countries of the world, and a very much larger percentage of people have become entitled to the good things of life.

Which sentence should come fifth in the paragraph?


Rearrange the given six sentences K, L, M, N, O, and P in the proper sequence so as to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the question that follows.
(K) The subjugation or enslavement of the people and countries is fast becoming a thing of the past.
(L) Since then the progress in science and technology and in other branches of knowledge has resulted in the betterment of the conditions of life in many countries. 
(M) The Industrial Revolution in England about the middle of the eighteenth century was history's great leap forward. 
(N) All this is on the credit of modern civilisation. 
(O) Society has been progressing and improving for thousands of years. 
(P) The span of human life has been enlarged, the condition of the tabouring classes in many countries has improved, knowledge and education have made great strides, the treatment of children has become more humane, feats of engineering have done wonders, democracy and freedom have been granted to most countries of the world, and a very much larger percentage of people have become entitled to the good things of life.

Which sentence should come first in the paragraph?


The first and the last sentences are placed correctly, arrange the remaining sentences to form a logical sequence and then choose the correct option.
I. Sardar Patel was a man of principles

  1. Basically it was his success in integrating around 565 princely states after independence that got him the sobriquet of ‘Ironman of India'.
  2. Such was his resolve and craft that princely states were left with no other option but to merge with India.
  3. A fierce nationalist, he never believed in compromising with his core philosophy of ‘nation first’.
  4. Patel did not hesitate in using the policy of ‘Saam-Daam-Dand-Bhed’ (friendship, give-and-take, punishment, and divide-and-rule) for achieving his objective.

II. Even Mahatma Gandhi believed that it was only Patel who could take up the challenge of unifying the hundreds of princely states.


The first and the last sentences are placed correctly, arrange the remaining sentences to form the alogical sequence and then choose the correct option.
I. Pavlov and his studies of classical conditioning have become famous since his early work between 1890-1930.

  1. The unconditioned stimulus (or UCS) is the object or event that originally produces the reflexive/natural response
  2. To summarize, classical conditioning (later developed by John Watson) involves learning to associate an unconditioned stimulus that already brings about a particular response (i.e. a reflex) with a new (conditioned) stimulus, so that the new stimulus brings about the same response.
  3. Pavlov developed some rather unfriendly technical terms to describe this process.
  4. Classical conditioning is "classical" in that it is the first systematic study of basic laws of learning/conditioning.

II The response to this is called the unconditioned response (or UCR). The neutral stimulus (NS) is a new stimulus that does not produce a response.


In the question below, there is a sentence of which some parts have been jumbled up. Rearrange these parts which are labelled P, Q, R and S to produce the correct sentence. Choose the proper sequence.

There was
P : needed for its everyday life
Q: a time when each family
R: for itself most of the things it
S : actually produced
The proper sequence should be


In the question below, there is a sentence of which some parts have been jumbled up. Rearrange these parts which are labelled P, Q, R and S to produce the correct sentence. Choose the proper sequence.

Education is
P : of the proper sense of responsibilities
Q: the frrst need
R : in a citizen
S : for the development
The proper sequence should be


In the question below, there is a sentence of which some parts have been jumbled up. Rearrange these parts which are labelled P, Q, R and S to produce the correct sentence. Choose the proper sequence.

Work is the one thing
P : and without it
Q: that is necessary
R : to keep the world going
s : we should all die
The proper sequence should be


In the question given below, the passage consists of six sentences. The first and sixth sentences are given at the beginning. The middle four sentences have been removed and jumbled up. They are labelled as, P, Q, R, and S. Find out the proper order for the four sentences.

S1: A force of attraction exists between everybody in the universe.
P: Normally, it is very small but when one of the bodies is a planet, like Earth the force is considerable.
Q: It has been investigated by many scientists including Galileo and Newton.
R: Everything on or near the surface of the Earth is attracted by the mass of Earth.
S: This gravitational force depends on the mass of the bodies involved.
S6 : The greater the mass, the greater is the Earth's force of attraction on it. We can call this force of attraction gravity.
The proper sequence should be


In the question given below, the passage consists of six sentences. The first and sixth sentences are given at the beginning. The middle four sentences have been removed and jumbled up. They are labelled as, P, Q, R, and S. Find out the proper order for the four sentences.

S1: Payment for imports and exports is made through a system called foreign exchange.
P: The value of the money of one country in relation to the money of other countries is agreed upon.
Q: These rates of exchange vary from time to time.
R: For instance, an American dollar or a British pound sterling is worth certain amounts in the money of other countries.
S: Sometimes a United States dollar is worth 12 pesos in Mexico.
S6: Another time it may be worth eight pesos.
The proper sequence should be


In the question given below, the passage consists of six sentences. The first and sixth sentences are given at the beginning. The middle four sentences have been removed and jumbled up. They are labelled as, P, Q, R, and S. Find out the proper order for the four sentences.

S1: Once upon a time, an ant lived on the bank of river.
P: The dove saw the ant struggling in the water in a helpless condition.
Q: All its efforts to come up are failed.
R: One day, it suddenly slipped into the water.
S: A dove lived in the tree on the bank not far from the spot.
S6: She was touched.
The proper sequence should be


In the question given below, the passage consists of six sentences. The first and sixth sentences are given at the beginning. The middle four sentences have been removed and jumbled up. They are labelled as, P, Q, R, and S. Find out the proper order for the four sentences.

S1: A noise started above their heads.
P: But, people did not take it seriously.
Q: That was to show everyone that there was something wrong.
R: It was a dangerous thing to do.
S: For, within minutes the ship began to sink.
S6: Nearly 200 lives were lost on a fateful day.
The proper sequence should be


Rearrange the given sentences P, Q, R, S, T, and U in the proper sequence so as to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the question that follows.

(P) The en route stoppages including those at checkpoints and entry-points take up to 11 hours a day.

(Q) According to a 2007 World Bank published report, the travel time for a Delhi-Mumbain trip can be reduced by about 2 days per trip if the corruption and associated regulatory stoppages to extract bribes were eliminated.

(R) Taxes and bribes are common between state borders; Transparency International estimates that truckers pay annually 22,200 crores (US$ 4.5 billion) in bribes.

(S) Government regulators and police share in bribe money, each to the tune of 43% and 45% respectively.

(T) A 2005 study done by Transparency International in India found that more than 62% of the people had firsthand experience of paying a bribe or peddling influence to get a job done in a public office.

(U) About 60% of these (forced) stoppages on road by concerned authorities such as government regulators, police, forest, sales, and excise, weighing and measuring department are for extorting money.

Which sentence should come 'FIRST in the paragraph?


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: Mr. Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson were spending a weekend in a University town.
S6: It was clear that something very unusual happened.
P: One evening, they received a visit from an acquaintance, Mr. Hilton Soames.
Q: On that occasion, he was in a state of great agitation.
R: They were staying in furnished rooms, close to the library.
S: Mr. Soames was a tall, thin man of a nervous and excitable nature.

The proper sequence should be ______


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: The body can never stop.

S6:

It comes from food.
P: To support this endless activity, the body needs all the fuel for action.
Q: Sometimes it is more active than at other times, but it is always moving.
R: Even in the deepest sleep, we must breathe.
S: The fuel must come from somewhere.

The proper sequence should be ______


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: Tomorrow it will be a year since we lost our great leader.
S6: Though he is no more with us. the qualities he possessed and the ideals he cherished remain with us.
P: To these, he added a feminine sensitiveness to the atmosphere.
Q: He was involved in the major events of his time. 
R: He participated in them all while maintaining the highest standards of public conduct.
S: He was incomparably the greatest figure in our history a man of dynamic force, intellectual power, and profound vision.

The correct sequence should be ______ 


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1:

To most people, the term technology conjures up images of mills or machines.
S6: It includes ways to make chemical reactions occur, ways to breed fish, plant forests, or teach history.
P: The classic symbol of technology is still the assembly line created by Henry Ford half a century ago.
Q: The invention of the horse collar in the Middle Ages led to changes in agricultural methods and was such a technological advance. 
R: Moreover, technology includes techniques, as well as machines that may or may not be necessary to apply.
S: This symbol, however, has always been inadequate, for technology, has always been more than factories and machines.

The correct sequence should be ______ 


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: The union finance ministry announced a series of concessions to trade and industry last month.
S6: Manufacturers feel that prices of certain components may not be brought down because of the imposition of a 30 percent duty where there was none earlier.
P: Together, these will result in a loss of revenue of Rs. 100 crore to the exchequer.
Q: Earlier, these were attracting customs duty varying from zero to 100 percent.
R: The chunk of the relief of Rs. 60 crore has gone to the electronics industry.
S: Raw materials and piece parts now carry customs duty of 30 percent and 40 percent ad valorem respectively.

The correct sequence should be ______


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: Roderick Usher has always been a quiet person who talked little of himself.
S6: In the part of the country where he lived, the "House of Usher" had come to mean both the family and its ancestral mansion.
P: Many of his ancestors had been famous for their artistic and musical abilities.
Q: Others were known for their exceptional generosity and charity.
R: Yet I did know that his family was an old one.
S: So I did not know too much about him.

The correct sequence should be ______ 


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: He no longer dreamed of storms, nor women, nor great occurrences, nor great fish, nor fights, nor contests of strength nor of his wife.
S6: He urinated outside the shack and then went up the road to wake the boy.
P: He never dreamed about the boy.
Q: He only dreamed of places and of the lions on the beach now.
R: He simply woke, and looked out through the open door at the moon and unrolled his trousers and put them on.
S: They played like young cats in the dusk and he loved them as he loved the boy.

The correct sequence should be ______ 


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: The Nobel Prize for Economics in 2018 was awarded to Paul Romer and William Nordhaus for their work in two separate areas: economic growth and environmental economics respectively.
S6: Among recent winners of the Nobel Prize in Economics, it's hard to think of one issue which is more topical and relevant to India.
P: But there is a common thread in their work.
Q: In economic jargon, it's termed an externality.
R: Productive, activity often has spillovers, meaning that it can impact an unrelated party.
S: Romer and Nordhaus both studied the impact of externalities and came up with profound insights and economic models.

The correct sequence should be ______


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: The dawn of the information age opened up great opportunities for the beneficial use of data.
S6: The some, in this era of Big Data analysis and automated, algorithm-based processing of zettabytes of information, the fear that their personal data may be unprotected may conjure up Visions of liberty is compromised.
P: But it is a conflict between the massive scope for progress. provide by the digital era and the fear of loss of individual autonomy that is foregrounded in any debates about data protection laws.
Q: It also enhanced the perils of unregulated and arbitrary use of personal data. 
R: It is against this backdrop that the While Paper made public to elicit views from the public on the shape and substance of a comprehensive data protection law assumes significance.
S: Unauthorized leaks, hacking, and other cyber crimes have rendered databases vulnerable.

The correct sequence should be ______


The passage consists of six sentences. The first and the sixth sentence is given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been removed and jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R, and S. You are required to find out the proper order for the four sentences and mark them accordingly.

S1: In a globalized world, no country can hope to impose tariffs without affecting its own economic interests.
S6: The ongoing trade war also threatens the rules-based global trade order which has managed to amicably handle trade disputes.
P: So both the U.S. and China. which have blamed each other for the ongoing trade war, and are doing no good to their own economic fortunes by engaging in this tit-fortal tariff battle.
Q: Apart from disadvantaging its consumers, who will have to pay higher prices for certain goods, tariffs will also disrupt the supply chain of producers who rely on foreign imports.
R: China, which is fighting an economic slowdown, will be equally affected.
S: The minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve June policy meeting show that economic uncertainty due to the trade war is already affecting private investment in the U.S. with many investors deciding to scale back or delay their investment plans.

The correct sequence should be ______


Share
Notifications



      Forgot password?
Use app×