Banking Pathway 2015 : English (Mix Quiz)

Dear Readers,
                     Today we are providing you quiz on English which is one of the most important sections of banking exams, in which you can score maximum with ease if you are practising on very regular basis, It is crucial for all the upcoming banking exams, IBPS/SBI/RRB etc.

Directions (Q. 1- 5): Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.

(A) There are a number of items in the atomic energy programme which are being made indigenously.
(B) Given the overall energy situation in India, the use of nuclear power in some measure is inescapable even while thermal and hydro power continue to be the dominant elements.
(C) However, commercial aspects of exploiting nuclear capabilities, especially for power-generation programmes, have been recently given high priority.
(D) Atomic energy programmes have been subject to severe restrictions for very obvious reasons as the Department of Atomic Energy is becoming self-reliant in areas in which only a few countries have such capability.
(E) Even to meet these nuclear power requirements, India critically requires a commercial-level power-generation capability, with its commensurate safety and nuclear waste management arrangements.
(F) Thus, in the Indian context energy security is also crucial, perhaps much more than it is for the USA, because India imports a good part of its crude oil requirements, paying for it with precious foreign exchange.

1. Which of the following will be the FIFTH sentence after rearrangement?
(1) A
(2) B
(3) C
(4) D
(5) E

2. Which of the following will be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?
(1) A
(2) B
(3) C
(4) D
(5) E

3. Which of the following will be the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?
(1) A
(2) B
(3) C
(4) D
(5) E

4. Which of the following will be the FIRST sentence after rearrangement?
(1) A
(2) B
(3) C
(4) D
(5) E

5. Which of the following will be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement? 
(1) A
(2) B
(3) C
(4) D
(5) E

Directions (6- 10): Which of the phrase (1), (2), (3), (4) given below each sentences should replace the phrase printed in bold to make the sentence grammatically correct? If the sentence is correct as it is, mark (5) is ‘No correction required’ as the answer.

6. He has visited many places all over the city looked at the perfect location to set up his factory.
(1) looking out
(2) looking for
(3) looking after
(4) looked forward to
(5) No correction required

7. No traffic will be allowed in this area since the minister visit scheduled today.
(1) minister’s visit
(2) minister is visiting
(3) minister’s visit is 
(4) visit of the minister
(5 ) No correction required

8. Medical treatment here is very expensive that they had to sell off their land to pay for it.
(1) quite expensive and
(2) too expensive for
(3) so expensive but
(4) more expensive
(5) No correction required

9. To be successful it is important to know why your failure in the past and ensure that it doesn't happen again.
(1) Why you had failed
(2) because you have failed
(3) that your failure
(4) where you were failed
(5) No correction required

10. These hand woven shawls are much in demand in many European countries.
(1) were much demand
(2) are lots of demand
(3) demanded much
(4) will be lot of demand
(5) No correction required

Directions (Q. 11-15) In each of the following sentences there are two blank spaces. Below each sentence there are five pairs of words denoted by numbers (1), (2), (3)), ,(4) and (5). Find out which pair of words can be filled up in the blanks in the sentence in the same sequence to make the sentence grammatically correct and meaningfully complete.

11. The _______ growth of Indian agriculture in the last three decades has earned_______from other countries.  
(1) pervasive, reputation 
(2) significant, deliverance 
(3) superior, regard
(4) dynamic, accolades
(5) distinctive, accolades

12. College-going students should ________ the spirit of service from the great men of ______.
(1) inculcate, power
(2) develop, possession
(3) invent, wisdom
(4) analyze, distinction
(5) imbibe, yore

13. The planting of tree on the _____________of towns and villages helps the ___________of a country.
(1) surface, beautification
(2) periphery, output
(3) joints, production
(4) vicinity, cultivation
(5) outskirts, afforestation

14. The human infant is a life- long bundle of energy with a ________ array of potentialities, and many.
(1) marvellous, vulnerabilities
(2) peculiar, opportunities
(3) critical, competencies
(4) vocational, strengths
(5) perfect, peculiarities

15. His presentation was so lengthy and _____________ that it was difficult for us to find out the real _____________ in it.
(1) boring, planning
(2) tedious, skill
(3) verbose, skill
(4) laborious, coverage
(5) simple, meaning


1. 5
2. 1
3. 4
4. 2
5. 3
6. 2
7. 3
8. 1
9. 1
10. 5
11. 4
12. 5
13. 5
14. 5
15. 3

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