Directions: In the following passage some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each number. [SSC Sub. Ins.-2018]
Lord Baden Powell, the founder of Scouting was himself an army scout. During ______ (1) war in South Africa, when soldiers ______ (2) not easily available, he selected a few boys ______ (3) worked as messengers and did a wonderful ______ (4) as little scouts. Since then, the Scout Movement has ______(5) throughout the world.
Q. Select the most appropriate option to fill in blank No. 3.