CLAT 2012 Solved Paper (Part 5 of 27)

Instructions: Given below are the jumbled sentences of a paragraph. The first and the last sentence of the jumbled paragraph are given in correct order. Arrange the middle sentences in the correct sequence.

  1. Answer the question

    1. On one hand we are proud of being Indians

    2. on the other hand we behave as if we were still at the dawn of our civilization

    3. murders of our own brothers and sisters is not the way to please Ram or Rahim

    4. the citizens of the land where Buddha and Gandhi taught

    5. the principles of love and non-violence

    6. nor does it fetch us any prosperity.

    Which is correct

    1. 2, 3, 4, 5

    2. 3, 4, 5, 2

    3. 4, 5, 3, 2

    4. 4, 5, 2, 3

    Answer: d

  2. Answer the question

    1. On the basis of experiments with rats

    2. health experts here say that

    3. exercise more and consume vitamins

    4. they will live up to 100 years or more

    5. if humans eat less

    6. and be vigorous in their eighties and nineties.

    Which is correct

    1. 2, 3, 5, 4

    2. 2, 5, 3, 4

    3. 2, 5, 4, 3

    4. 5, 2, 3, 4

    Answer: b

  3. Answer the question

    1. The release of atomic energy is the greatest achievement which science has yet attained

    2. but the first invention to which their discoveries were applied was a bomb

    3. the atom was split by physicists whose minds were set on the search for knowledge

    4. it was more deadly than any other weapon invented so far

    5. it is with dread that scientists regard the first use to which their greatest discovery was put

    6. however, they are gratified by the numerous applications of atomic energy for peaceful and constructive population.

    Which is correct

    1. 2, 3, 4, 5

    2. 5, 3, 2, 4

    3. 3, 2, 4, 5

    4. 4, 5, 3, 2

    Answer: c

  4. Answer the question

    1. The problem of food is intimately connected with population

    2. wages will seldom rise in proportion to the rising prices

    3. the market is governed by demand and supply

    4. without enough food, such people lack health, strength of efficiency

    5. if too many people demand goods to go round, prices will rise and poor classes will starve

    6. they fall an easy prey to all sorts of diseases.

    Which is correct

    1. 3, 5, 2, 4

    2. 2, 3, 4, 5

    3. 4, 2, 5, 3

    4. 5, 3, 4, 2

    Answer: a

  5. Answer the question

    1. India's message has always been one of love and peace.

    2. our Buddha was the light of Asia

    3. it has been a source of light and wisdom to the rest of the world

    4. Ashoka, moved by the horrors of Kalinga War, adopted the message of non-violence

    5. the greatest apostle of non-violence in recent years was Mahatma Gandhi

    6. he shook the foundation of the British rule in India through non-violence.

    Which is correct

    1. 2, 5, 3, 4

    2. 4, 2, 3, 5

    3. 5, 4, 3, 2

    4. 3, 2, 4, 5

    Answer: d