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# SSC CGL Tier 1 Mock Test - 13

## 100 Questions MCQ Test SSC CGL Tier 1 - Mock Test Series 2017 | SSC CGL Tier 1 Mock Test - 13

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QUESTION: 1

### Directions (Q. Nos. 1-3) : In each of the following questions, select the related letter/word/figure/number from the given alternatives. French : France :: Dutch : ?

Solution:

People of France are called French and people of Holland are called Dutch.

QUESTION: 2

Solution:

QUESTION: 3

### Tricycle : Wheel : : ? : Month

Solution:

A tricycle has 3 wheels, similarly trimester has 3 months.

QUESTION: 4

Directions (Q. Nos. 4-6) : Find the odd word/letter/number from the given alternatives.

Solution:

Frog, Turtle and Crab can survive without water whereas fish can’t.

QUESTION: 5

Find the odd word/letter/number from the given alternatives.

Solution:

Except (d), the difference of the numbers is divisible by 3.

QUESTION: 6

Find the odd word/letter/number from the given alternatives.

Solution:

QUESTION: 7

From the given alternatives, select the word which can’t be formed using the letters of the given word.

CIRCUMSTANTIAL

Solution:
QUESTION: 8

Which number is wrong in the given series?

7, 8, 12, 20, 37, 62

Solution:

QUESTION: 9

How many times number ‘432’ has been shown in following lines

87653 75432 54322 24312 64312
67643 41252 42132 54212 81912
91432 43215 52432 54312 54302

Solution:
QUESTION: 10

Choose the correct alternatives from the given ones that will complete the series

a_cdaab_cc_daa_bbb_ccddd

Solution:

QUESTION: 11

6 Boys A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting in a straight line facing west. D is sitting between A and C. B is just right to C and left to F. E is not at the right end. Who is at the right end?

Solution:

The order in which boys are sitting is

QUESTION: 12

If PUNCTUAL is written as 47819765, then how LUNA will be written in same code language?

Solution:

As,

QUESTION: 13

Which word will come fourth in The English Dictionary?

Solution:
QUESTION: 14

Y is in east to X which is north to Z. If P is in west to Z, then P is in which directions of Y?

Solution:

So, P is in South west of Y.

QUESTION: 15

From the given responses, choose the response which shows meaningful order of the following words?

1. Page
2. Bookshelf
3. Library
4. Books
5. School

Solution:

QUESTION: 16

Directions (Q. No. 16) : A statement is given followed by two conclusions, I and II. You have to consider the statement to be true, even if it seems to be at variance from of the given conclusions can definitely be drawn from the given statement Indicate your options.

Statement :
1. Some birds are clouds.
2. Horse is a bird.

Conclusion :
1. Some clouds are birds.
2. Horse is not a cloud.

Solution:

QUESTION: 17

If 15 x 26 = 6512; 29 x 36 = 6923 then 38 x 59 = ?

Solution:

QUESTION: 18

Find out the two signs to be interchanged for making following equation correct?

2 x 3 + 6 – 12 ÷ 4 = 17

Solution:

After interchanging the signs as per option (A), we have.
2 x 3 + 6 – 12 ÷ 4 = 17
⇒ 2 + 3 x 6 – 12 ÷ 4 = 17
⇒ 2 + 18 – 3 = 17

QUESTION: 19

C is the wife of B. E is the son of C. A is the Brother of B and father of D. How is E related to D?

Solution:

After drawing the relational-diagram we
have,

Clearly, we can say that E is the cousin
of D.

QUESTION: 20

What is the number of triangles in the given figure?

Solution:

In the given figure, the triangles are as
follows -

AIH, AIB, BIC, CID, GIH, GIF, ECG, ACG, AIG, AIC
So Total triangles = 10

QUESTION: 21

Find out which of the figures (a), (b), (c) and (d) can be formed from the pieces given in figure.

Question Figure

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QUESTION: 22

Identify the figure that completes the pattern.

Question Figure

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QUESTION: 23

In which answer figure is the given figure embedded.

Question Figure

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QUESTION: 24

Find out from amongst the four alternatives as to how the pattern would appear when the transparent sheet is folded at the dotted line.

Question Figure

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QUESTION: 25

A word is represented by only one set of numbers as given in any one of the alternatives. The sets of numbers given in the alternatives are represented by two classes of alphabets as in two matrices given below. The columns and rows of Matrix I are numbered from 0 to 4 and that of Matrix II are numbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by its row and next by its column, e.g., ‘W’ can be represented by 11, 41 etc and ‘R’ represented by 56, 75 etc. Similarly, you have to identify the set for the word PEOPLE

Solution:
QUESTION: 26

The writs for the enforcement of Fundamental Rights are issued by

Solution:

Under the Indian legal syst em, jurisdiction issues ‘prerogative writs’. It is given to the Supreme Court and to the High Courts of Judicature of all Indian states. Parts of the law relating to writs are set forth in the Constitution of India. The Supreme Court which is the highest in the country, may issue writs under Article 32 of the Constitution for enforcement of Fundamental Rights and under Article 139 for enforcement of rights other than Fundamental Rights, while High Courts, the superior courts which is of the States, may issue writs under Article 226.

QUESTION: 27

Name the king who invaded Delhi and plundered the Kohinoor Diamond.

Solution:

Nadir Shah of Iran invaded India in 1739 and plundered Agra and Delhi. Along wit h the Peacock Throne, he also carried off the Kohinoor to Persia in 1739. It was allegedly Nadir Shah who exclaimed Kohinoor, when he finally managed to obtain the famous stone, and this is how the stone gained its present name. There was no reference to this name before 1739.

QUESTION: 28

Which is the highest body that approves Five Year Plans in the country

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QUESTION: 29

Which of the following is the correct chronological order of the Prime Minister in India.

I. Indira Gandhi
II. Jawahar Lal Nehru
III. Morarji Desai
IV. Charan Singh

Solution:
QUESTION: 30

To take care of the conquered lands, Mohammad Ghori left behind his trusted General

Solution:

After the Second Battle of Tarain and the foundation of Muslim rule in India, Muhammad Ghori returned west to Ghazni to deal with the threat to his western frontiers from the unrest in Iran, where he appointed Qutb-ud-din Aibak as his regional governor for northern India. His armies, mostly under Turkic generals continued to advance through northern India, raiding as far east as Bengal. Aibak ransacked Ayodhya temples in 1193, followed by his conquest of Delhi.

QUESTION: 31

The details of statecraft are available in the following

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QUESTION: 32

The medieval city of Vijayanagar is now known as

Solution:

Vijayanagara is in Bellary District, northern Karnataka. It is the name of the now-ruined capital city that surrounds modern-day Hampi, of the historic Vijayanagara empire which extended over the southern part of India. The name translates as ‘City of Victory’, from vijaya (victory) and nagara (city). As the prosperous capital of the largest and most powerful kingdom of its time in all of India, Vijayanagara attracted people from all around the world.

QUESTION: 33

Out of the following remains excavated in Indus Valley, which one indicates the commercial and economic development

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QUESTION: 34

Which among the following is the oldest dynasty

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QUESTION: 35

‘The Proverty of Philosophy’ book was written by

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QUESTION: 36

Which of the following is not a tool of legislative control over administration in India

Solution:
QUESTION: 37

In which State is the Kanger Ghati National Park situated

Solution:

The Kanger Ghati National Park, near Jagdalpur, in the Bastar region of Chhatt isgarh is one of the most beautiful and densest National Park which is well known for its Biodiversity with picturesque landscape, magnificent waterfalls and very famous subterranean geomorphologic limestone caves.

QUESTION: 38

Rainbow is formed due to

Solution:

A rainbow is an optical phenomenon that is caused by both reflection and refraction of light in water droplets resulting in a spectrum of light appearing in the sky. It is caused by light being refracted inside on the back of the droplet and refracted again when leaving it.

QUESTION: 39

From origin to the delta, the Brahmaputra traverses

Solution:
QUESTION: 40

Social accounting system in India is classified into

Solution:

Social accounting is a method by which a firm seeks to place a value on the impact on society of its operations. It is a systematic analysis of the effects of the organisation on its shareholders, with stakeholder input as part of the dat a that are analysed for the accounting statement. One social accounting system primarily attempts to measure National Income, final product, consumption and accumulation of capital.

QUESTION: 41

Relative humidity is expressed as

Solution:

Relative humidity is the amount of moisture in the air compared to what the air can hold at that temperature. It signifies the mass of water vapour present in the air expressed as a percentage of the mass that would be present in an equal volume of saturated air at the same temperature. So Relative humidity is normally expressed as a percentage.

QUESTION: 42

Which type of fire extinguisher is used for petroleum fire

Solution:

Foam spray extinguishers are not recommended for fires involving electricity, but are safer than water if inadvertently sprayed onto live electrical apparatus

QUESTION: 43

What is found in frequency modulation

Solution:

In telecommunications and signal processing, frequency modulation (FM) is the encoding of information in a carrier wave by varying the instantaneous frequency of the wave. This contrasts with amplitude modulation, in which the amplitude of the carrier wave varies, while the frequency remains constant.

QUESTION: 44

One property of ammonia is

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QUESTION: 45

Which one of the following rivers of Peninsular India does not join Arabian Sea

Solution:

The Kaveri, also spelled Cauvery in English, is a large Indian river. The origin
of the river is traditionally placed at Talakaveri, Kopagu in the Western Ghats in Karnataka, flows generally south and east through Karnataka and Tamil Nadu and across the southern Deccan plat eau through the southeastern lowlands, emptying into the Bay of Bengal through two principal mouths. Rising in south-western Karnataka, it flows in south-east, some 800 km to enter the Bay of Bengal

QUESTION: 46

An individual’s actual standard of living can be assessed by

Solution:

The standard of living is a measure of the material welfare of the inhabitants of a country. The baseline measure of the standard of living is real national output per head of population or real GDP per capita. This is the value of national output divided by the resident population. Other things being equal, a sustained increase in real GDP increases a nation’s standard of living providing that output rises faster than the total population.

QUESTION: 47

Which of the following statements are correct about chloroform

Solution:

Chloroform was once a widely used anaesthetic. Its vapour depresses the central nervous system of a patient, allowing a doctor to perform various activities and may damage the liver where chloroform is metabolized to
phosgene

QUESTION: 48

Match the following :

Sea Ports

A. Bhatkal
B. Alleppey
D. Tuticorin

States

1. Kerala
3. Karnataka

A  B  C  D

Solution:

Bhatkal, also known as Batecala in some
Portuguese historical texts is a port town
in Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka. Alappuzha also known as Alleppey, is a city in Alappuzha District of Kerala state of southern India. Kakinada is a city and a municipal corporation in the headquarters of East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. Thoothukudi, also known as Tuticorin, is a port city and a Munici pal Corporation in Thoothukudi district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

QUESTION: 49

Xerophthalmia is a deficiency disease caused by lack of

Solution:

Xerophthalmia is a medical condition in which the eye fails to produce tears. It may be caused by a deficiency in vitamin A and is sometimes used to describe that lack, although there may be other causes, Xerophthalmia caused by a severe vitamin A deficiency. It is described by pathologic dryness of the conjunctiva and wrinkled. If untreated, it can lead to corneal ulceration and ultimately to blindness as a result of corneal damage.

QUESTION: 50

Which one of the following organic compound is used to remove stains of iron compounds?

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QUESTION: 51

In two successive years, 80 and 60 students of a school appeared at the final examination, of which 60% and 80% passed respectively. The average rate of students passed (in percent) is

Solution:

QUESTION: 52

A loss of 19% get converted into a profit of 17% when the selling price is increased by Rs. 162. The cost price of the article is

Solution:

Let CP of article = 100
According to question

CP of the article = Rs. 450

QUESTION: 53

A toy train is market at Rs. 400 and sold at a discount of 8% during Ganesh puja. A shopkeeper announces a discount of 8% more. The amount he will lose if he announces a single discount of 16% is

Solution:

QUESTION: 54

A and B borrowed Rs. 2,000 and Rs. 3,000 respectively at the same rate of interest for  years. If B paid Rs. 125 more interest than A, find the rate of interest.

Solution:

According to the question,

QUESTION: 55

A sum of money placed at compound interest double itself in 4 years. In how many years will it amount to four times itself ?

Solution:

QUESTION: 56

Nikita bought 30 kg of wheat at the rate of Rs. 9.50 per kg and 40 kg of wheat at the rate of Rs. 8.50 per kg and mixed them. She sold the mixture at the rate of Rs. 8.90 per kg. Her total profit or loss in the transaction was

Solution:

According to the question
CP of the mixture=30 × 9.5 + 40 × 8.5
= 285 + 340 = Rs. 625
S.P of the mixture=8.90 × 70 = Rs. 623
Loss = C.P–S. P
Loss = 625 – 623 = Rs. 2

QUESTION: 57

Zinc and Copper are in the ratio of 5 : 3 in 200 gm of an alloy. How much grams of copper be added to make the ratio as 3 : 5 ?

Solution:

QUESTION: 58

A and B can do a given piece of work in 5 days, B and C can do the same work in 12 days and A, B, C complete it in 6 days. Number of days required to finish the work by A and C is

Solution:

QUESTION: 59

A tank can be filled by pipe A in 2 hours and pipe B in 6 hours. At 10 am pipe A was opened. At what time will the tank be filled if pipe B is opened at 11 A.M ?

Solution:

QUESTION: 60

A train leaves a station A at 7 am and reaches another station B at 11 am. Another train leaves B at 8 am and reaches A at 11.30 am. the two trains cross one another at

Solution:

= 7 km
Remaining distance=28 – 7 = 2 km
⇒ After 8 am
Their relative speed in oppo. direction
= (7 + 8) km/hr
= 15 km/ph
⇒ Time will be taken to cover 21 km

QUESTION: 61

A school group charters three identical buses and occupies 4/5 of the seats. After 1/4 of the passengers leave, the remaining passengers use only two of the buses. The fraction of the seats on the two buses that are now occupied is

Solution:

Assume total capacity of all three buses
be 15.

= 9
Now, the passengers in the fraction

QUESTION: 62

The value of

Solution:

QUESTION: 63

The square root of 33 - 4√35  is :

Solution:

QUESTION: 64

If   then the value of is

Solution:

QUESTION: 65

Chords AB and CD of a circle interest externally at P. If AB = 6 cm, CD = 3 cm and PD = 5 cm, then the length of PB is

Solution:

According to Question

x2 + (6x – 40) = 0
x2 + 10x – 4x – 40 = 0
x (x +10) – 4 (x + 10) = 0
(x+ 10) (x – 4) = 0
x = 4, – 10 (– 10 neglected)
So PB = 4 cm

QUESTION: 66

A tree of height 'h' metres is broken by a storm in such a way that its top touches the ground at a distance of 'x' metres from its foot. Find the height at which the tree is broken. (Here h > x)

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QUESTION: 67

The average age of 30 students of a class is 14 years 4 months. After admission of 5 new student in the class the average becomes 13 years 9 months. The youngest one of the five new students is 9 years 11 month old. The average age of the remaining 4 new students is

Solution:

According to question,
total age of 30 students=30×(14 years
4 months)

One of the new five student is=9 years
11 month old

QUESTION: 68

The value of 3(sin x – cos x)4 + 6(sinx = cosx)2 + 4(sin6x + cos6 x) is

Solution:

3(sinx–cosx)4 + 6 (sinx+cosx)2 + 4 (sin6x
+ cos6x)
Put, x = 90º
3(sin90º–cos90º)4 + 6 (sin90º+cos 90º)2
+ 4 (sin6 90º + cos6 90º)
=3(1–0)4 + 6(1+0)2 + 4(16+0)
= 3 + 6 + 4 = 13

QUESTION: 69

Two post are x metres apart and the height of one is double that of the other. If from the mid-point of the line joining their feet an observer finds the angular elevations of their tops to be complementary, then the height (in metres) of the shorter post is

Solution:

x= 8h

h= x2/8

h =

QUESTION: 70

At each corner of a triangular field of sides 26 m, 28 m and 30 m, a cow is there by a rope of length 7m, the area (in cm) unglazed by the cows is

Solution:

Area grazed by the cow

Reamining area=336–77
= 259 m2

QUESTION: 71

Directions (71-75): The following bar graph show the production of fertilizers (in lakh tonnes) by a company, in six consecutive years. Study the graph and answer the questions.

Q. The difference of the average production of fertilizers in the first three years and the average production in the last three years (in lakh tonnes) is

Solution:

QUESTION: 72

Q. The ratio of the total production of fertilizers in the year 1995, 1997 and 1999 to the total production in the remaining three years is

Solution:

Required ratio =

QUESTION: 73

Q. The total production of fertilizers in the year 1998 and 2000 is x% of the total production in the years 1997 and 1999. Then x is equal to

Solution:

QUESTION: 74

Q. The year in which the production of fertilizers is nearest to the average production of all the six years, is

Solution:

In year 2000 average is near

QUESTION: 75

Q. Percentage increase in production of fertilizers for a year with respect to its previous year was maximum in the year

Solution:

It is clear from graph.

QUESTION: 76

Directions (76-80): You have a passage with five questions following. Read the passage carefully and choose the best answer to each question out of the four alternatives.

PASSAGE – I

Let us wish nothing that will make the world poorer; nothing that will bring pain or privation to our fellowmen. We shall not dwell upon the past unhappiness, which avails us nothing and begets nothing but grief. We will not compare past and present joys, to the detriment of the present ones. We will not be discouraged if the way is all uphill, and travelling is slow, so long as we are rising.

We will not make too heroic resolutions, beyond our strength to perform, lest they become but shameful memories. We will try by words and deeds to show a livelier appreciation of the good that comes our way. We will strive to cultivate more intelligently the art of giving, and to understand the truth that what we keep we lose, and what we give away remains forever ours.

Q. We must wish for the_____of our fellow men.

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QUESTION: 77

Let us wish nothing that will make the world poorer; nothing that will bring pain or privation to our fellowmen. We shall not dwell upon the past unhappiness, which avails us nothing and begets nothing but grief. We will not compare past and present joys, to the detriment of the present ones. We will not be discouraged if the way is all uphill, and travelling is slow, so long as we are rising.

We will not make too heroic resolutions, beyond our strength to perform, lest they become but shameful memories. We will try by words and deeds to show a livelier appreciation of the good that comes our way. We will strive to cultivate more intelligently the art of giving, and to understand the truth that what we keep we lose, and what we give away remains forever ours.

Q. It will make us_____if we continue to live in thepast.

Solution:
QUESTION: 78

Let us wish nothing that will make the world poorer; nothing that will bring pain or privation to our fellowmen. We shall not dwell upon the past unhappiness, which avails us nothing and begets nothing but grief. We will not compare past and present joys, to the detriment of the present ones. We will not be discouraged if the way is all uphill, and travelling is slow, so long as we are rising.

We will not make too heroic resolutions, beyond our strength to perform, lest they become but shameful memories. We will try by words and deeds to show a livelier appreciation of the good that comes our way. We will strive to cultivate more intelligently the art of giving, and to understand the truth that what we keep we lose, and what we give away remains forever ours.

Q. We must____in the face of steep challenges.

Solution:
QUESTION: 79

Let us wish nothing that will make the world poorer; nothing that will bring pain or privation to our fellowmen. We shall not dwell upon the past unhappiness, which avails us nothing and begets nothing but grief. We will not compare past and present joys, to the detriment of the present ones. We will not be discouraged if the way is all uphill, and travelling is slow, so long as we are rising.

We will not make too heroic resolutions, beyond our strength to perform, lest they become but shameful memories. We will try by words and deeds to show a livelier appreciation of the good that comes our way. We will strive to cultivate more intelligently the art of giving, and to understand the truth that what we keep we lose, and what we give away remains forever ours.

Q. We must learn to be____things that comes our way.

Solution:
QUESTION: 80

Let us wish nothing that will make the world poorer; nothing that will bring pain or privation to our fellowmen. We shall not dwell upon the past unhappiness, which avails us nothing and begets nothing but grief. We will not compare past and present joys, to the detriment of the present ones. We will not be discouraged if the way is all uphill, and travelling is slow, so long as we are rising.

We will not make too heroic resolutions, beyond our strength to perform, lest they become but shameful memories. We will try by words and deeds to show a livelier appreciation of the good that comes our way. We will strive to cultivate more intelligently the art of giving, and to understand the truth that what we keep we lose, and what we give away remains forever ours.

Q. We must be generous for what we____in time.

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QUESTION: 81

Directions (81-83): In the following three questions, some parts of the sentences have errors and some are correct. Find out which part of a sentence has an error. If a sentence is free from error, select option “No Error”.

Some of our latest canon / that have come out of the production / line have a very long range.

Solution:

use "cannon" in place of "canon"

QUESTION: 82

Solution:

use "practicable" in place "practical"

QUESTION: 83

Seldom if ever / nature does operate / in closed and separate compartments.

Solution:

use "does nature" in place "nature does"

QUESTION: 84

Directions (84-86): In the following three questions, sentences are given with blanks to be filled in with an appropriate word(s). Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Chose the correct alternative out of the four.

She had to____illness in order to avoid going to the party meeting.

Solution:

use "feign"

QUESTION: 85

Chose the correct alternative out of the four.

In these days of inflation we all have to____our belts.

Solution:

use "tighten"

QUESTION: 86

Chose the correct alternative out of the four.

Only the brave deserves the ____.

Solution:

use "fair"

QUESTION: 87

Directions (87): In the following one questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the meaning of the given word.

EMULATE

Solution:
QUESTION: 88

Directions (88): In the following one questions, choose the word opposite in meaning to the given word.

NIGGARDLY

Solution:
QUESTION: 89

Directions (89-91): In the following three questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.

A small village or a group of houses

Solution:
QUESTION: 90

Choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences

A list of explanations of rare, technical or obsolete words

Solution:
QUESTION: 91

Choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences

A person in a vehicle or on horseback escorting another vehicle

Solution:
QUESTION: 92

Directions (92): In the following one question, four words are given in each question, out of which only one word is correctly or wrongly spelt. Find the correctly or wrongly spelt word.

Solution:
QUESTION: 93

Directions (93-95): In the following three questions, four alternatives are given for the Idiom/phrase underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase.

"At one's beck and call."

Solution:
QUESTION: 94

Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase

A damp squib.

Solution:
QUESTION: 95

Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of the Idiom/Phrase

Tagore was a man of letters.

Solution:
QUESTION: 96

Directions (96-100): In the following five questions, a sentence/a part of the sentence is underlined. Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative. In case no improvement is needed select options “No improvement”.

Water and soil pollutants find their entry into the body through "ingestion of contaminated" water or food.

Solution:
QUESTION: 97

Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

I want to "admit" in a university in the US.

Solution:

use "enroll" in place of "admit"

QUESTION: 98

Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

As I am suffering from fever "so grant me" leave for two days.

Solution:
QUESTION: 99

Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

We saw one tiger "approached to us."

Solution:

use "approaching us" in place of "approached to us"

QUESTION: 100

Below are given alternatives to the underlined part which may improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative.

He "absented" from the meeting.

Solution:

use "absented himself" in place of
"absented"