ARRANGEMENT OF SENTENCES
6. though my neighbour’s 6. At last the tree was lying on P. The master sat on the mule,
house remained untouched. the ground. whipped him hard because
(1) QRPS (2) PRSQ (1) PQRS (2) RPQS he was in a hurry to reach
(3) RPQS (4) SQPR (3) RPSQ (4) SRQP the market.
Directions (240-259) : In the 243. 1. A mob went berserk at R G Q. He started running across
following questions, the first and the Kar Hospital on Friday. the field.
last sentences of the passage are P. The agitators also smashed R. Forced to run faster, the
numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the equipment and windows of mule co llap sed on the
passage is split into four parts and the hospital. ground.
named P, Q, R and S. These four parts Q. The boy had died on the operat- S. When his master saw him
are not given in their proper order. ing table soon after being admin- running fast he thought that
Read the sentence and find out which istered anaesthesia. his mule was a good runner.
of the four combinations is correct. R. Thi s happened after the 6. He thought, “Though my
Then find the correct answer. death of a 15 year old boy. mother was a race horse but
(SSC GL Tier-II Exam. 21.09.2014) S. The victim’s relatives and my father was only a don-
neighbours clashed with the key.”
240. 1. Many scientists are working
on safer and better ways to police. (1) QSPR (2) SPRQ
kill mosquitoes. 6. Work at the hospital stopped (3) PSQR (4) RPQS
P Bringing more of these ani- for the rest of the day. 247. 1. Thomas Alva Edison was
mals into places where mos- (1) QSPR (2) PRQS born on 11 February 1847.
quitoes live might help. (3) RQSP (4) SQPR P. In 1869, he borrowed a small
244. 1. Children are not the only amount of money and became a
Q. Mosquitoes have many natu-
ones who can fly kites. freelance inventor.
ral enemies like bats, birds,
etc. P. In some countries like Ma- Q. He soon became fascinated
laysia, there are kite festivals. with electrical currents.
R. Mosquito nets can be used
Q. These experts are mostly R. He was always an inquisitive boy.
adult amateur kite fliers. S. He created the world’s first in-
S. But, there is no sure way to
R. Kite flying is a good leisure dustrial research laboratory.
protect everyone from their
deadly bites. activity for parents with their 6. He was indeed one of the out-
children. standing geniuses the world
6. This is a natural solution.
S. Self designed kites are flown had.
(1) SRQP (2) PQRS
by exp erts du rin g such (1) PSRQ (2) QRSP
(3) SRPQ (4) RSQP (3) RQPS (4) PQRS
241. 1. The spider fell seven times 248. 1. Gulliver landed on the shores
6. Some of them play music
to reach its goal but didn’t of Lilliput.
give up hope.
(1) PSQR (2) SRPQ P. He planned to carry Gulliv-
P. The king learnt a lesson from er to the capital city.
(3) QSPR (4) RPSQ
the spider. Q. The Lilliputians put an
245. 1. The motor car is one of the
Q. It tried again and this time it oi ntme nt on Gu l l i ver’ s
useful gifts of modern sci-
succeeded in reaching the wounds.
top. R. He fell asleep thereafter.
P. One of these is the smoke
R. Then he attacked his enemies and pollution that it creates. S. The Emperor of the land was
Q, It has made short and medi-
S. He appealed to the people for um distance journeys fast 6. It alleviated all the pain and
help and collected soldiers to and comfortable. discomfort.
form a large army. R. The other is that it has made (1) PQSR (2) RSPQ
6. At last he won the battle and journey by road hazardous. (3) SRQP (4) QSPR
got back his kingdom. S. Yet we cannot say that a mo- 249. 1. Phillip is a 55 year old blind
(1) PQSR (2) QPSR tor car is a blessing without man.
(3) RSQP (4) PSRQ disadvantages. P. He enjoys the sweet smell it-
242. 1. A few workmen came to cut 6. Finally, in this age of energy self.
down the tree. crisis, a personal car is an Q. He can smell a rose but can’t
P. It took them all morning. expensive object to maintain. tell its colour.
Q. They did not know what to (1) QSPR (2) RSPQ R. He has been blind since
do with the roots. (3) PSRQ (4) SQPR birth.
R. It was not an easy job to cut 246. 1. A mule began to day dream S. It does not matter to him.
down such a huge tree. that he was a good runner 6. People sometimes pity him
S. They decided that the roots as his mother was a race but he tells them he is hap-
had to be dug out. horse. py.