Instructions (1-5): Select the phrase/connector (it must be at the start) from the given three choices which can be used to form a single sentence from the two sentences given below, suggesting the same meaning as stated in the statement sentences.

Q1. (1) Scientists build climate models—computer simulations of the climate system.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(2) They are doing this to more explore the reasons and effects of global warming

(i) To further explore…

(ii) Scientists are building…

(iii) Predicting the effects of global warming…

(a) Only (i) is correct

(b) Only (ii) is correct

(c) Only (iii) is correct

(d) Both (i) and (ii) are correct

(e) All are correct

Q2. (1) There was no social equality in British India.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(2) The rulers could take bold verdicts fearlessly without bothering about repercussions.

(i) As there was no social equality in British India…

(ii) Since there was no social equality in British…

(iii) With the rulers taking bold decisions…

(a) Only (i) is correct

(b) Only (ii) is correct

(c) Both (i) and (ii) are correct

(d) Both (ii) and (iii) are correct

 (e) All are correct

Q3. Twelve million youth come in the Indian workforce every year. Eighty percent of these youth are unskilled.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(A) While eighty percent ………

(B) For twelve million ……….

(C) Of the twelve million ……….

(a) Only (A)

(b) Only (C)

(c) Only (A) and (C)

(d) All (A), (B) and (C)

(e) None of these

Q4. We see ourselves repeating our ordinary routine. We realize how much wealth surrounds our life.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(i) When we see ourselves ……………

(ii) Our ordinary routine……….

(iii) Realizing how much wealth……………

(a) Only (i)

(b) Both (ii) and (iii)

(c) Only (iii)

(d) Only (ii)

(e) None of these

Q5. (1) There is a growing impact of the Indian Diaspora on Capitol Hill.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(2) Trump will surely see the advantages of doing business with India.

(i) As there is a growing influence of…

(ii)The growing influence of the Indian…

(iii)With the growing influence of the Indian.

(a) Only (i) is correct

(b) Only (iii) is correct

(c) Both (i) and (ii) are correct

(d) Both (i) and (iii) are correct

(e) All are correct

Instructions (6-13): In the questions given below, there is a sentence in which one part is given in bold. The part given in bold may or may not be grammatically right. Choose the best substitute among the four given which can replace the part in bold to make the sentence grammatically correct. If the portion given in bold is already right and does not require any replacement, choose option (e), i.e. “No replacement required” as your answer.

Q6. The relatively static lattice in a diamond confirms that the scattering is at a minimum and the thermal conductivity is exceptional decent.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(a) are exceptional

(b) was exceptional

(c) are exceptionally

(d) is exceptionally

(e) No replacement required

Q7. The party clearly denies that they are not involved in mainstream politics.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(a) denied that they are not

(b) denies that they were

(c) denied that they are

(d) deny that they are not

(e) No replacement required

Q8. I would rather be a poor man in a attic with plenty of good books to read than a king who did not loved reading.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(a) who do not loved

(b) who did not love

(c) whom did not loved

(d) whom did not love

(e) No replacement required

Q9. Though he had fewer supporters among the governing class, but he was able to get the popular vote.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(a) yet he was able

(b) and he was able

(c) else he was able

(d) or he was able

(e) No replacement required

Q10. Seldom if ever was there any training or directions in such tactics for either the tank crews or the infantry ibps clerk mains reasoningestablishments.

(a) Seldom or never

(b) Seldom if never

(c) Seldom or ever

(d) Seldom has ever

(e) No replacement required

Q11. As soon as I opened the front door of my house, than I smelled the distinctive aroma of fresh coffee.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(a) then I smelled

(b) that I smelled

(c) I smelled

(d) I smell

(e) No replacement required

Q12. Nobody can refute the point that Indian economy is very different than American economy.

(a) are very different than

(b) is so much different than

(c) are very different from

(d) is very different from

(e) No replacement required

Q13. Accurate statistics with regards to the area occupied in dissimilar forms of cultivation are difficult to obtain.ibps clerk mains reasoning

(a) statistic with regards to

(b) statistics with regard to

(c) statistic with regard to

(d) statistics in regards to

(e) No replacement required

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1. Option (d) 2. Option (c) 3. Option (b)
4. Option (a) 5. Option (e) 6. Option (d)
7. Option (c) 8. Option (b) 9. Option (a)
10. Option (e) 11. Option (c) 12. Option (d)
13. Option (b)