Tuesday, 10 November 2015

IBPS Clerk English Knowledge : Cloze Test (IBPS Clerk) Quiz -8

Directions (1-10): In the following paragraph some of the words have been left out. First read the passage over and try to understand what it is about. Then fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. 


More than 7,000 people died within a matter of days when toxic gas leaked (1) a chemical plant in Bhopal, India. The leak began late at night ad (2) for several hours unnoticed. Since then, (3) to the toxins created by the leak has resulted in innumerable deaths. Many more are sick and (4) to live normal lives. Despite trying to the (5) for the disaster, the people have no real attempt to compensate them. The company involved, UCC. Has publicly (6) all responsibility for the leak. No one till date has been held (7). What was it the (8) of the machinery of simply human error? Many questions remain (9). The investigation has been dealt with in a very (10) manner.

1)
(a) in                    
(b) at                    
(c) of                    
(d) by

2)
(a) continued       
(b) started           
(c) proceeded       
(d) went

3)
(a) Experience      
(b) introduction    
(c) exposure                  
(d) acquaintance

4)
(a) struggling       
(b) fighting          
(c) grappling                  
(d) learning

5)
(a) finances         
(b) compensation 
(c) money            
(d) payment

6)
(a) blocked           
(b) refused           
(c) forbidden                 
(d) denied

7)
(a) guilty              
(b) responsible     
(c) accounting      
(d) trustworthy

8)
(a) closure           
(b) insolvency      
(c) stopping         
(d) failure

9)
(a) unattempted   
(b) unapologetic   
(c) unanswered    
(d) unreturned

10)
(a) callous            
(b) cruel               
(c) hard                
(d) thick skinned

Read  more IBPS English Knowledge Test Quizzes

Answer
1)(A)           2)(A)           3)(C)                    4)(A)           5)(B)
6)(D)           7)(B)           8)(D)                    9)(C)           10)(A)

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