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Comprehension

Read the following passages carefully and answer the question that follows.
When young, a little crab looks quits unlike its parents. As it grows older, it drops its outer converting time and again and grown into new one. With each new coat it comes to look more and more like its its parents, until finally it appears in a shell with its legs and claws just like its parents. When this stage is reached, it continues to drop its covering several times, but the change is seen in its size, not in its form. While the old shell is being made ready to come off, there is a new shell formatting over the flesh of the crab's underneath, but it is quits soft and flexible until the old one has been dropped.

  1. This story is mainly about ?
    1. how little crabs look
    2. the resemblance between little crabs and their parents.
    3. how often crabs change their coats
    4. the way that crabs get bigger
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    This story is mainly about the way in which the crabs get bigger and become like their parents.

    Correct Option: D

    This story is mainly about the way in which the crabs get bigger and become like their parents.

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  1. Crabs drop their coats ?
    1. throughout their lives
    2. as they get bigger
    3. to change their size but not their form
    4. to be separated from their parents
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    Crabs drop their coats as they get bigger. As it grows older, it drops its outer covering time and again grows into new one.

    Correct Option: B

    Crabs drop their coats as they get bigger. As it grows older, it drops its outer covering time and again grows into new one.

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  1. The form of a grown-up crab ?
    1. is just like its parents
    2. is the form of a baby crab
    3. continues to changes every time it gets a new coat
    4. changes every time its size changes.
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    The form of a grown-up-crab is just like its parents. When young, it is quite unlike its parents but as it grows older it comes to look more and more like its parents.

    Correct Option: A

    The form of a grown-up-crab is just like its parents. When young, it is quite unlike its parents but as it grows older it comes to look more and more like its parents.

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Read the following passages carefully and answer the question that follows.
I opened the bag and packed the boots in, and then, just as I was going to close it, a horrible idea occurred to me. Had I packed my toothbrush ? I don't know how it is, but I never do know whether I've packed my toothbrush. My toothbrush is a thing that haunts me when I'm travelling, and makes my life a misery. I dream that I haven't packed it and wake up in a cold perspiration and get out of bed and hunt for it. And, in the morning. I pack it before I have used it and it is always the last thing I turn out of the bag and then. I repack and forget it and have to rush upstairs for it at the last moment and carry it to the railway station, wrapped up in my pocket-handkerchief.

  1. When he was going to close the bag, the idea that occurred to him was ?
    1. unpleasant
    2. sad
    3. fantastic
    4. amusing
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    The idea is 'horrible' according to the passage, which means unpleasant.

    Correct Option: A

    The idea is 'horrible' according to the passage, which means unpleasant.

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  1. What makes his life miserable whenever he undertakes travelling ?
    1. Going to railway station
    2. Forgetting the toothbrush
    3. Packing his bag
    4. Bad dreams
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    Whenever the author undertakes travelling, forgetting the toothbrush makes his life miserable.

    Correct Option: B

    Whenever the author undertakes travelling, forgetting the toothbrush makes his life miserable.

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