Ordering of Sentences


Direction: In the following questions, the first and the last sentence of the passage are numbered 1 & 6. The rest of the passage is split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the passage and find out which of the four combinations is correct. Then find the correct answer.

  1. 1. In China there is no man in the moon.
    P. They are exchanged between friends while children receive toy pagodas made of clay.
    Q. These cakes are circular to symbolise the full moon.
    R. Instead, there is a toad in the moon as well as moon rabbits and a goddess.
    S. All these appear as decorations on moon cakes, baked to celebrate the moon’s birthday in September.
    6. The birthday marks the end of the harvest when debts are meant to be settled.
    1. RQPS
    2. RPQS
    3. RSQP
    4. RPSQ

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    RSQP

    Correct Option: C

    RSQP


  1. 1. Take a small glass phial.
    P. Close the jar tightly with a plastic cover.
    Q.Place this phial inside a glass jar.
    R. Fill it with coloured water.
    S. Then stopper it tightly.
    6. Make a hole in the cover.
    1. PSRQ
    2. QSPR
    3. RSQP
    4. SRQP

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    RSQP

    Correct Option: C

    RSQP



Direction: In the following questions, the first and the last part of the sentences are numbered 1 and 6. The rest of the sentences are split into four parts and named P, Q, R and S. These four parts are not given in their proper order. Read the sentences and find out which of the four combinations is correct. Then find the correct answer.

  1. 1. The salmon fish pushed themselves
    P. to return to their spawning grounds
    Q.and fertilised them
    R. but once they laid their eggs
    S. to their limits
    6. they died.
    1. S Q P R
    2. R S Q P
    3. S P R Q
    4. R P S Q

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    SPRQ

    Correct Option: C

    SPRQ


  1. 1. It is far better to live for a short while
    P. contribution to the world
    Q.and make some significant
    R. that is just idled away
    S. than spend a long life
    6. in gossiping and playing.
    1. R Q S P
    2. S Q P R
    3. Q P S R
    4. R Q P S

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    Q P S R

    Correct Option: C

    Q P S R



  1. 1. The landscape
    P. with Nature displaying
    Q.here is awesome
    R. that are seldom
    S. a range of delights
    6. seen together
    1. P S R Q
    2. Q P S R
    3. R S P Q
    4. Q R S P

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    Q P S R

    Correct Option: A

    Q P S R