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 "Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person." - Mother Teresa
1 . DIRECTIONS (Qs. 1 - 10) : In the following questions, each passage consists of six sentences. The first and sixth sentence are given in the beginning as $S_ 1$ and$S_ 6$ . The middle four sentences in each have been jumbled up. These are labelled P, Q, R and S. You are requested to find out the proper sequence of the four sentences and mark accordingly on the Answer Sheet.

$Q.$ $S_ 1$ : The umpire has to do a lot of hard work before qualifying to surpervise a match.

$S_ 6$ : So an umpire must keep abreast of time and apply the rules as occasion demands.

P : However, umpires are human and are sometimes prone to make mistakes.

Q : The rules of the game are being constantly changed.

R : The players should gracefully and sportingly accept these mistakes.

S : He is aware of the responsibilities that go with the job.

Which one of the following is the correct sequence?
 QPRS SPRQ SRPQ QRPS
2 . $S_ 1$ : Mohan came to the city to meet a friend.

$S_ 6$ : He should not have behaved so rudely.

P : Mohan asked her to join them for tea.

Q : Mohan's friend who had some grudge against Shiela quickly got up and left the restaurant without saying a word.

R : While they were having tea at a restaurant Sheila, a former fellow student of theirs, came in.

S : Though Sheila knew Mohan's friend was a bad fellow, she accepted the invitation.

Which one of the following is the correct sequence?
 PRSQ RPSQ PRQS RPQS
3 . $S_ 1$ : When the Romans invaded Britain about 2,000 years ago, their calendar was calculated on the phases of the moon.

$S_ 6$ : The astronomer's name was Sosigenes and his calendar had a year of 365 days.

P : This calender had gradually become so out of line with the seasons that it was two or three months behind.

Q : The Emperor Julius Caesar was determined to correct it.

R : Caesar had been to Egypt and seen the advantages of a calender which used only the sun.

S : So he sought help from a Greek astronomer who lived in the Egyptian city of Alexandria

Which one of the following is the correct sequence
 RQPS PQRS PSRQ RSPQ
4 . $S_ 1$ : Education is in great demand today in India.

$S _ 6$ : Things have changed considerably now.

P : These people were accustomed to applying their intelligence to the profession of their fathers.

Q : Since independence it has spread to backward classes.

R : They had no idea that they could train themselves to do something else.

S : Besides this training they had little book learning.

Which one of the following is the correct sequence?
 PQRS QPRS PQSR QPSR
5 . $S_ 1$ : There was once a king in India.

$S_ 6$ : The three sons did not know what to do and where to go.

P : The captain of the king's army wanted the kingdom for himself.

Q : He died leaving three sons.

R : The eldest of the three sons would have become the king.

S : So he drove the three sons away and took everything in the kingdom in his possession.

Which one of the following is the correct sequence?
 PRQS PSQR QSPR QRPS
6 . $S_ 1$ : An old man died and left his son a lot of money.

$S_ 6$ : He became sad and lonely.

P : Soon he had nothing left.

Q : The son was a foolish young man.

R : All his friends left him.

S : He quickly spent all his money.

Which one of the following is the correct sequence?
 SQRP QSPR SQPR QSRP
7 . $S_ 1$ : Siberian crane is a migratory bird.

$S_ 6$ : They return to Siberia at the onset of summer in India.

P : They remain here for four five months.

Q : Migrating birds are those which travel to other places for a period of time and then return.

R : They can't sustain in the severe winter of Siberia.

S : So during winters they travel thousands of miles to reach the bird sanctuary in Rajasthan in India.

Which one of the following is the correct sequence?
 QRSP QPSR SRQP SPQR
8 . $S_ 1$ : I last visited Kandy almost 10 years ago.

$S_ 6$ : Set around low, forested hills, with the Mahavelli river flowing nearby, the landscape has an instance yet tranquil beauty.

P : The bomb blasts and ugly face of ethnic conflict have not robbed the place of its gracious pace of life.

Q : The artificial lake, which dominates the landscape of the city, was built by its last king in 1806.

R : Located in central Sri Lanka, at an elevation of about 1,600 ft, Kandy was the last Sinhala outpost of autonomy, resisting both Portuguese and Dutch rule before it succumbed to the British in 1818.

S : Most famous for its Temple of the Tooth, a golden pagoda housing a sacred relic of the Buddha, Kandy is a gentle, elegant, and imperturable city.

The proper sequence should be
 RPQS SPRQ QPSR PSQR
9 . $S_ 1$ : The status of women in our country is, on the whole, far from high.

$S_ 6$ : Education can lift these women out of the depths of misery and ignorance into which they have sunk.

P : But the plight of women in villages is still miserable.

Q : The educated women in cities enjoy equality with the men folk.

R : The Movement for the Freedom and Rights of women has certainly been steadily gaining momentum.

S : Their education has been thoroughly neglected.

The proper sequence should be
 RPQS RQPS SQPR SPQR
10 . $S_ 1$ : Edison was an inventor of great ability.

$S_ 6$ : In the other he pinned the bills owed to him.

P : But he had two big books in his office.

Q : In one of them he stuck the bills he owed.

R : He did not keep account books.

S : But he was not a very good businessman.

The proper sequence should be
 PQRS SRQP SRPQ RPQS