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# Reasoning Quiz on “ANALOGY (part 1)” For SSC CGL 2016

Direction (Q.1-5): In each of the following questions, there is a certain relationship between two given words on one side of : : and one word is given on another side : : while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the words of the given pair bear. Choose the correct alternative.

Q1.Anaemia : Blood : : Anarchy : ?
(a) Lawlessness
(b) Government
(c) Monarchy
(d) Disorder
Sol. Anaemia is the state of lack of blood. Similarly, anarchy is the state of lack of government. So, the answer is (b).

Q2. Vigilant:Alert: : Viable : ?
(a) Active
(b) Feasible
(c) Hopeless
(d) Useful
Sol. ‘Alert’ is the synonym of ‘Vigilant’. Similarly, the synonym of ‘Viable’ is ‘Feasible’. So, the answer is (b)
Q3. Menu: Food : : Catalogue : ?
(a) Rack
(b) Newspaper
(c) Library
(d) Books
Sol. Menu lists all the food items in a restaurant. Similarly, catalogue is a list of all the books in a library. Hence, the answer is (d).

Q4. Smoke : Pollution : : War : ?
(a) Destruction
(b) Treaty
(c) Victory
(d) Peace
Sol. Second is the result of the first.

Q5. Man : Machine : : Master : ?
(a) Worker
(b) Manager
(c) House
(d) Slave
Sol. Machine is made to work by a man. Similarly, slave works under the instructions of his master.
Q6. Shoes is related to Cobbler in the same way as Eyeglassesis related to ……..?
(a) Oculist
(b) Obstetrician
(c) Optometrist
(d) Optician
Sol.Second specializes in making the first.

Q7. Needle is related to Thread in the same way as Pen is related to …….?
(a) Ink
(b) Cap
(c) Paper
(d) Word
Sol. Second is required by the first to function.

Q8. Joule is related to Energy in the same way as Pascal is related to …….?
(a) Volume
(b) Pressure
(c) Density
(d) Purity
Sol. First is a unit to measure the second.

Q9. Soap is related to Wash in the same way as Broom is related to ……?
(a) Clean
(b) Dust
(c) Sweep
(d) Floor
Sol. Second denotes the function of the first.

Q10. Cyclone is related to Anticyclone in the same way as Flood is related to?
(a) Devastation
(b) Havoc
(c) River
(d) Drought
Sol. The words in each pair represent opposite conditions.