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Infosys Placement Paper- Verbal Ability -December 2009
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Directions11-18 : Pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blank to make the sentence meaningfully complete.

11. Everyday, in the school, one period is..................to games, sports and physical exercise.
A) entrusted
B) dedicated
C) conceded
D) devoted
E) conferred

12. What frustrates the opposition's effort of unity is the absence of a ...................long term strategy
A) credible
B) contestable
C) creditable
D) compatible
E) conceivable

13. Some people...................themselves into believing that they are indispensable to the organization they work for
A) keep
B) fool
C) force
D) denigrate
E) delude

14. The Government sought to set at.....................speculation that there may be a shift in nuclear policy
A) pace
B) rest
C) peace
D) fire
E) right

15. How do you expect that country to progress when her government is corrupt...............and still largely feudal?
A) devalued
B) dwindling
C) despotic
D) demeaning
E) demobilised

16. We are certain that the snowstorm was .............................
A) immutable
B) extraneous
C) unavoidable
D) inherent

17. With God not having a ............... , nobody could complain to him.
A) telephone
B) wireless
C) hotline
D) None of these

18. He requested all his class .............. to attend his birthday party.

A) comrades
B) companions
C) fellows
D) friends

Direction Questions 19-26: In each question below is given a passage followed by several inference. You have to examine each inference separately in the context of the passage and decide upon its degree of truth or falsity.

mark your answer as :

A) if the inference is ' definitely true' i.e. , it directly follows from the facts given in the passage
B) if the inference is ' probably true' though not definitely true in the light of the facts given
C) if you think the data are in adequate i.e., from the facts given you cannot say whether the inference is likely to be true or false
D) if you think the inference is ' probably false' though not definitely false in the light of the facts given; and
E) if you think inference is ' definitely false' i,e , it contradicts the given facts.

Passage I

Primary education in Bihar is in a poor shape. Pupils in over 50% of the schools read in the open throughout the year. Over six million children born to lower income group parents remain unlettered . Not even 1% of the 63,000 primary schools have facilities of furniture, toilet, drinking water and games. 3113 new teachers have been appointed in the current financial year out of which 2747 are women. Now each of the 13270 primary school have at least two teachers.

19. 630 primary schools in Bihar have all the facilities like like furniture, toilet, drinking water , games

20.In Bihar, 90% of the primary teachers are women

21. In Bihar, 50% of the children are illiterate

22. A large number of primary schools in Bihar are one teacher schools

23. Classroom for most of the primary schools in Bihar inadequate.

Passage II

A tiger when killing its natural prey, which it does not either by stalking or lying in wait for it, depends for the success of its attack on its speed and, to a lesser extent, on the condition of its teeth and claws. When , therefore, a tiger is suffering from one or more painful wounds or when its teeth are missing or defective and its claws worn down, and it is unable to catch animals it has been accustomed to eating , it is driven by the necessity to killing human beings

24. Human beings are natural prey of tigers

25. Old age propels tigers to take to man eating

26. tiger kills man only when it has been incapacitated through wounds.