Ordering of Sentences


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

  1. 1. Thirty years from now
    P. and industry will be scarce
    Q. almost half of the people
    R. that water for drinking, farming
    S. then living may find
    6. according to a study by Dr. S. Posten.
    1. SPQR
    2. SRPQ
    3. QSRP
    4. QSPR

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    QSRP

    Correct Option: C

    QSRP


Direction: In these questions, the 1st and the last sentence 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 sentences and find out which of the four combinations is correct.

  1. When a light passenger plane flew off course sometime ago, it crashed in the mountains and its pilot was killed.
    (P) Snow lay thick on the ground.
    (Q) It was the middle of winter.
    (R) The woman knew that nearest village was miles away.
    (S) The only passengers, a young woman and her two baby daughters, were unhurt.
    (6) When it grew dark, she turned a suitcase into a bed and put the children inside it, covering them with all the clothes she could find.
    1. PQRS
    2. QPRS
    3. SQPR
    4. RSPQ

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    SQPR

    Correct Option: C

    SQPR