Directions (Q.1-10): Pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blanks to make the sentence meaningfully complete.
Q1. He ________________ the gathering in impressive English.
‘Addressed’ is correct word here.
Q2. ________________ as, part of a periodic change in membership there have also been several changes to our Educational Board.
‘Finally’ correctly express the idea.
Q3. Adaptation has become an ________________ part of any climate change strategies.
‘Independent’ is correct word.
Q4. Mineral resources are ________________ and difficult to find.
Scarce- (especially of food, money, or some other resource) insufficient for the demand.
Q5. Institutional and financial regimes have a(n) ________________ impact upon the socio-economic efficiency of infrastructure.
‘direct’ fits in the context correctly.
Q6. The Retail sector of India is vast, and has huge ________________ for growth and development, as the majority of its constituents are un-organized.
‘potential’ is correct word here.
Q7. The boundary ________________ air and lethal gas can be extremely sharp; even a single step upslope may be adequate to escape death.
‘Between’ is correct preposition.
Q8. As a result, there is a need for ________________ more innovative schemes to attract large-scale investment into infrastructure.
‘Introducing’ fits in the context correctly.
Q9. ________________ and poor governance have been major problems in many countries.
‘Corruption’ correctly express the idea in the given sentence.
Q10. Growth had ________________ 15.5 per cent in 2012-13 and then started decelerating.
‘Reached’ fits in the context correctly.