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Direction: In each of the following questions, choose the most appropriate sequence of sentences from the given choices.

  1. S1: If you hang out with programmers, you will notice that they have a strong belief that their favoured programming language is the only correct one.
    (i) Python versus Java is a popular ongoing argument as is Java versus Google, or Java versus Ruby or really Java versus any other language.
    (ii) Evidence of this is present in discussion fora where questions on which programming language to use gets innumerable replies.
    (iii) The discussions turn into long thoughtful debates and often turn flame wars.
    (iv) Java, an old workhorse of website app development, is very poorly regarded and lots of voices suggest its time has passed.
    S6: More recently , a hot topic has been Objective-C, the language in which most iPhone apps are written, versus Apple's Swift.
    1. (ii) (iii) (i) (iv)
    2. (ii) (iv) (i) (iii)
    3. (i) (iii) (ii) (iv)
    4. (i) (iv) (ii) (iii)
Correct Option: A

The term 'the discussions' of (iii) refers to that in (ii). 'time has passed' leads to 'more recently'.

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