Ordering of Sentences


Direction: In the following questions, the first and the last sentences of the passage are numbered 1 and 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 sentence and find out which of the four combinations is correct. Then find the correct answer.

  1. 1. A mob went berserk at R G Kar Hospital on Friday.
    P. The agitators also smashed equipment and windows of the hospital.
    Q. The boy had died on the operating table soon after being administered anaesthesia.
    R. This happened after the death of a 15 year old boy.
    S. The victim’s relatives and neighbours clashed with the police.
    6. Work at the hospital stopped for the rest of the day.
    1. QSPR
    2. PRQS
    3. RQSP
    4. SQPR

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    RQSP

    Correct Option: C

    RQSP


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

  1. 1. Lata was caught in a traffic jam.
    P. Would she really have to miss the interview ?
    Q. But the vehicles on either side looked as though they would be there forever.
    R. The reason was that she was due to appear for an interview in less than halfan-hour.
    S. She was fretting : she could not afford to be late.
    6. Or, worse — would she arrive late and create a bad first impression ?
    1. RSQP
    2. RSPQ
    3. SRQP
    4. SRPQ

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    SRQP

    Correct Option: C

    SRQP



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

  1. 1. Sappho was one of the greatest and earliest of women poets.
    P. Whatever we know about her poetry today is from the quotations found in the works of others.
    Q. She lived on the island of Lesbos in the late 600’s BC.
    R. Most of Sappho’s works – about 10 books of verse have been destroyed.
    S. Only one of her poems has survived in its complete form.
    6. Without doubt, she was one of the best lyric poets of Ancient Greece.
    1. PRQS
    2. PQSR
    3. QSPR
    4. QRSP

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    QRSP

    Correct Option: D

    QRSP


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

  1. 1. Most of the diamonds found
    P. are high enough to allow
    Q.where the pressure and temperature
    R. on Earth were formed below
    S. the Earth’s crust in the upper mantle
    6. diamonds to crystallize.
    1. PSRQ
    2. SRQP
    3. RSQP
    4. RPSQ

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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 sentence and find out which of the four combinations is correct. Then find the correct answer.

  1. 1. Bhima reached the Rakshasa’s den.
    P. He was a monster with red hair and a red beard.
    Q. He climbed down from the cart.
    R. At once he sat down to eat the food.
    S. The Rakshasa saw him.
    6. When he saw what Bhima was doing, he roared.
    1. PQRS
    2. RQPS
    3. QRSP
    4. QPSR

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    QPSR

    Correct Option: D

    QPSR