Directions (1-10): In the following questions the 1st and the last part of the sentence/passage are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentence/ passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentence/ passage and find out which of the four combinations is correct.
Q1. 1. A social network is
P. provides a clear way of analyzing
Q. a set of actors and the
R. a social structure made up of
S. dyadic ties between these actors
6. the structure of whole social entities.
Q2. 1. Some people seem to imagine
P. and that when you have filled it with anything
Q. and it becomes as empty
R. that the human mind is like a bottle
S. you pour it out again
6. as it was before.
Q3. 1. In recent years
P. primarily because purchasing
Q. has grown more intense
R. price competition in most industries
S. managers now exert much influence
6. over suppliers.
Q4. 1. Without water
P. and consequently
Q. the oxygen content in the atmosphere
R. which carry out photosynthesis and release oxygen
S. there would be no animals or plants
6. would go down.
Q5. 1. Glorious tributes were paid
P. who, after fighting a battle with cancer,
Q. the original superstar of Bollywood
R. passed away last month
S. to the legendary Rajesh Khanna,
6. at his residence in Mumbai.
Q6. 1. Though the government
P. the growth of population
Q. has undertaken a series of plans
R. and for raising the standard of living of the people
S. for economic development
6. has upset all the plans.
Q7. 1. What gives some persons
P. torturing physical pain
Q. after experiencing
R. after the loss of a precious loved one
S. the power to fight on
6. day after day?
Q8. 1. The pilgrimage to Mecca
P. giving alms
Q. recognizing Allah as the only God
R. is one of the five religious duties of each Muslim
S. along with praying five times a day
6. and fasting four weeks once a year.
Q9. 1. Right from
P. have been used as a measure of time
Q. prehistoric times
R. and have formed the basis of
S. the phases of the moon
6. the earliest calendar.
Q10. 1. The history of India
P. human activity of Homo sapiens as long as
Q. 75.000 years ago or with
R. earlier hominids including Homo-erectus
S. begins with evidence of
6. from about 5.00. 000 years ago.
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