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English Questions: Cloze Test Set – 4

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Cloze test is a complex type of sentence completion test. Here you will be given a passage with a few blanks. It will be followed by multiple alternatives for each blank space.

Cloze Test: Check for Logical Consistency, Verb forms and vocabulary usage
Level : Medium
Ideal Score : 7/10

    One of the __________A_________we have to face is that of unemployment. It is a big problem, a human problem, which we cannot ___________B__________. Yet in looking _________C____________it, it has to be remembered that merely giving some kind of occupation to a large number of people does not ultimately increase employment or lessen unemployment. Employment comes by newer and more effective means of wealth production. The whole experience and history of the past 200 years shows that it comes __________D_________the growth of technological methods. Do not imagine that we can effectively deal __________E____________ the problem of unemployment without ___________F___________. We cannot. Every country which boasts of _____________G____________employment is a country which is technologically advanced. Every country which is not technologically advanced has unemployment or under-employment. Therefore, if India is to advance,
    she must advance in science and technology. The fact is that our poverty is
    _____________H_____________ our backwardness in science and technology. If we _____________I__________________ that backwardness we create not only wealth ______________J_______________ employment.

    A.
    (1) major problem
    (2) major problems
    (3) main problem
    (4) serious problem
    (5) only problem

    (2) major problems

    B.
    (1) ignore
    (2) avoid
    (3) overlook
    (4) neglect
    (5) shun

    (1) ignore

    C.
    (1) into
    (2) after
    (3) at
    (4) on
    (5) above

    (3) at

    D.
    (1) by
    (2) through
    (3) for
    (4) from
    (5) beyond

    (2) through

    E.
    (1) in
    (2) off
    (3) about
    (4) with
    (5) over

    (4) with

    F.
    (1) technological progress
    (2) technical progress
    (3) technological temper
    (4) technical temper
    (5) technical bend

    (1) technological progress

    G.
    (1) complete
    (2) total
    (3) full
    (4) ultimate
    (5) final

    (3) full

    H.
    (1) due to
    (2) owing to
    (3) because of
    (4) on account of
    (5) in relation to

    (1) due to

    I.
    (1) treat
    (2) remedy
    (3) remove
    (4) eradicate
    (5) estimate

    (2) remedy


    J.
    (1) but
    (2) but also
    (3) but even
    (4) and also
    (5) in spite of
    (2) but also