Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Bank Preparation 216

Directions (Q. 141-150) In each of the following sentences there are two blanks. Below each
sentence there are five pairs of words denoted by numbers (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5). Find out which
pair of words can be filled up in the blanks in the sentence in the same sequence to make the sentence
grammatically correct and meaningfully complete.

141. To avoid ____ there is a need for ____ planning of the project.
a) cancellation, broad
b) problem, deliberate
c) pitfalls, systematic
d) inconvenience, convenient
e) losses, temporary

142. A good management will decide not only the ____ for equipment but also its ____ for
deciding priorities.
a) need, urgency
b) usefulness, utility
c) cost, value
d) requirement, necessities
e) technology, methodology

143. ____ appears to be a small error in the beginning may turn out to be a ____ in the
long run.
a) It, disaster
b) What, blunder
c) That, debacle
d) It, slip
e) What, incident

144. Being very ____ in nature, he always uses his ____ skills.
a) adamant, soft
b) polite, basic
c) humble, experimental
d) pushy, persuasive
e) mild, aggressive

145. Demand and supply do not ____ the same relationship as the one that ____ between
height and weight.
a) possess, has
b) incur, is
c) defend, volunteers
d) bear, borne
e) have, exists

146. If the system ____ to yield the desired result, try to ____ the whole procedure in the
given sequence.
a) entitles, dump
b) ignores, reproduce
c) fails, reoperate
d) imitates, generate
e) equips, encompass

147. He is so ____ in his approach that not a single point ever ____ his attention.
a) meticulous, escapes
b) casual, erodes
c) fanatic, brings
d) deliberate, attracts
e) nasty, coincides

148. Generally, ____ students ____ those who are mediocre.
a) humble, surmount
b) meritorious, surpass
c) bright, overestimate
d) intelligent, surrender
e) studious, respect

149. ____ and ____ should not be tolerated in our country which boasts of ‘Ahimsa’ as its
way of life.
a) Politicking, elections
b) Dishonour, efficiency
c) Lethargy, procrastination
d) Nepotism, selfishness
e) Hatred, violence

150. He ____ a wrong act because it was ____ for him to do so due to circumstantial
a) compelled, necessary
b) refused, dangerous
c) did, avoidable
d) committed, inevitable
e) simplified, harmfu