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Exercise

 "Actions speak louder than words." - (Proverb)
1 . DIRECTIONS (Qs. 1 - 10): In this section each question consists of six sentences of a passage. The first and sixth sentences are given in the beginning as S1 and S6. The middle four sentences in each have been jumbled up and labelled P, Q, R and S. You are required to find the proper sequence of the four sentences and mark your response accordingly on the Answer Sheet. $S_ 1$ : Until the hospital could be built there was no surgery available for the patients.

$S_ 6$ : After a short time an emergency hospital was created from a rough fowl-house.

P : But there were disadvantages.

Q : Schweitzer therefore started his medical treatment in an open space outside his house.

R : Moreover, there was a storm almost every evening, when everything had to be dragged hurriedly to the shelter of the verandah.

S : Working in the sun was very tiring.

The proper sequence should be
 QRPS QPSR RPSQ PRSQ
2 . $S_ 1$ : In 1739, Nadir Shah, the mighty king of Iran, invaded India.

$S_ 6$ : Another trophy he took with him was the Peacock Throne built by Shahjahan.

P : After a stay of two months, Nadir Shah went back to Iran.

Q : He defeated the Mughal army in the battle at Karnal.

R : He took with him immense wealth as well as the Kohi-noor diamond.

S : This was followed by the cruel massacre and reckless plunder of Delhi.

The proper sequence should be
 QSPR RQPS PRQS SPRQ
3 . $S_ 1$ : It was a very pleasant walk along the banks of the river.

$S_ 6$ : It charmed me beyond measure.

P : The buffalo had huge horns.

Q : A kind of unknown calm and peace seemed to slide into my soul.

R : What delighted me most was the sight of a little boy sitting on the last buffalo in the herd.

S : I saw a herd of buffaloes swimming across the river.

The proper sequence should be
 SRPQ QSRP PQRS RPQS
4 . $S_ 1$ : A reporter is someone who gathers and writes news.

$S_ 6$ : The reporter and the editor are both called newsmen.

P : An editor is someone who prepares all the news for printing in the newspaper.

Q : A reporter cannot do a good job unless he has a good understanding of the requirements of the editor of his newspaper.

R : The editor decides how important each news story is and where it should be placed.

S : Many editors are former reporters.

The proper sequence should be
 QPRS QRSP PRQS RSPQ
5 . $S_ 1$ : Of men's earliest inventions we know very little.

$S_ 6$ : Once man had fire, he was the master of all lower creatures

P : Man used stick and stone long before he dared to meddle with fire.

Q : The first was to use a stone to crack a nut.

R : The next was the use of a stick to strike an enemy.

S : It was on ly a step further that he made a rude weapon by fastening a stone to the end of stick.

The proper sequence should be
 PQRS QRSP SPRQ SRQP
6 . $S_ 1$ : Ronald Ross was born in Almora, in the Himalayas in 1857.

$S_ 6$ : Manson directed him to an effective study of the disease and with his help, Rose solved the mystery in three years.

P : He began to feel that he ought to try to do something about it.

Q : He was educated in England and returned to India as an officer in the Indian Medical Service.

R : He started to study malaria and during a vacation to England, met Patrick Manson and studied tropical diseases under him.

S : His medical conscience was stirred by the appllying disease and misery with which he was surrounded in the course of his work.

The proper sequence should be :
 SRPQ QSPR PQRS RPSQ
7 . $S_ 1$ : Science has turned the world into one unit.

$S_ 6$ : Practically every part of the world has friendly or hostile relationship with every other part.

P : Now a days such pleasing illusions are impossible to have. Q : Since that time they have been coming closer to each other.

R : Before the $16^ {th}$ century, America and the Far East were almost unrelated to Europe.

S : Augustua in Rome and Han Emperor in China simultaneously imagined themselves masters of the world.

The proper sequence should be
 PQRS RSQP SRPQ RQSP
8 . $S_ 1$ : plants need carbon for building the tissue of their bodies.

$S_ 6$ : Thus through a complex process called photosynthesis, plants receive their requirements from the soil and Sun.

P : The breaking up of carbon dioxide into its components requires energy, which they derive from the Sun.

Q : Plants’ other needs of nutrients are derived from the soil and water through their roots.

R : They derive this carbon from the carbon dioxide in the air.

S : They break up the carbon dioxide, absorb the carbon and discharge oxygen into the air for animals to breathe.

The proper sequence should be
 QSPR RSPQ SQRP PRQS
9 . $S_ 1$ : The essence of democracy is the active participation of the people in government affairs.

$S_ 6$ : By and large it is the actual practice of our way of life.

P : When the people are active watchmen and participants, we have that fertile soil in which democracy flourishes.

Q : Our democracy is founded upon a faith in the overall judgement of the people as a whole.

R : When the people do not participate, the spirit of democracy dies.

S : When the people are honestly and clearly informed, their commonsense can be relied upon and they can carry the nation safely through any crisis.

The proper sequence should be
 RPSQ PRSQ SPQR PSRQ
10 . $S_ 1$ : Human ways of life have steadily changed.

$S_ 6$ : During the last few years change has been even more rapid than usual.

P : From that time to this, civilization has always been changing.

Q : About ten thousand years ago, man lived entirely by hunting.

R : Ancient Egypt - Greece - The Roman Empire - the Dark Ages and the Middle Ages - The Renaissance -the age of modern science and of modern nations -one has succeeded the other; and history has never stood still.

S : A settled civilized life began only when agriculture was discovered.

The proper sequence should be
 QSRP QSPR RSQP SPRQ