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  1. Hence, the signals from the December event were a lot weaker compared with the first one (which was like a short-duration burst), and distributed over a longer________ of time, thus getting buried in noise.
    1) Concentrate
    2) concentrate
    3) compress
    4) astute
    5) stretch
    Answer – 5)
    Explanation : stretch

  2. One bone of contention has been cattle trade In India, the number of cows is three times more than what is_______ to produce the volume of milk consumed nationally, and eating beef is a religious________ in many places.
    1)  against, revise
    2)  abided, fragile
    3)  filled, pride
    4)  needed, stigma
    5)  complete, credit
    Answer – 4)
    Explanation : needed, stigma

  3. Scientists were able to tease out the signal thanks to the seminal work of Indian scientists in adapting a special technique for gravitational wave data analysis and theoretical________ of the expected signals.
    1) capturing
    2) averting
    3) snapshot
    4) modeling
    5) transparency
    Answer – 4)
    Explanation : modeling

  4. India lodged an appeal against the________ to allow Australia to re-take the second shootout, on which no________ was scored.
    1) moral, schlepp
    2) dearth, siphon
    3) deferment, tote
    4) deferral, traject
    5) decision, goal
    Answer – 5)
    Explanation : decision, goal

  5. The effect of non____________was the repayment of the allegedly “unwarranted profits” the hospitals had made.
    1) partiality
    2) compliance
    3) unfairness
    4) Action
    5) fined
    Answer – 2)
    Explanation : compliance

  6. Oltmans _________ his team for putting up a fine show after making their first appearance in the final of the showpiece _________ in the annual calendar.
    1) praised, event
    2)argued, function
    3) criticism, cause
    4) censured , source
    5) condemnation, resource
    Answer – 1)
    Explanation : praised, event

  7. India settled for a silver medal in its best ever Champions Trophy ________ after the spirited side went down 1-3 to world champions Australia in a summit clash________ shootout in London on Friday.
    1) shut, forgiveness
    2) perception, reward
    3) instruction, pardon
    4) performance, penalty
    5) close, award
    Answer – 4)
    Explanation : performance, penalty

  8. In the most recent incident, the BSF killed two more Bangladeshi nationals on Charaldanga_______ in Chapainawabganj on June 20 for________ smuggling illegal goods.
     1) Original, occasionally
    2) newfangled, generally
    3) frontier, allegedly
    4)  modernistic, allowing
    5)  modish, necessarily
    Answer – 3)
    Explanation : frontier, allegedly

  9. As a result of their lighter masses, the signal from the last 27 orbits of the black holes before they merged lasted more than one second in LIGO’s _________ band.
    1) affluent
    2) infrequency
    3) uncommonness
    4) irregularity
    5) frequency
    Answer – 5)
    Explanation : frequency

  10. The U.K. is not just another “country” where___________ blindly follow the centre’s diktats. It is a confederation of four nations with competing histories and where regional sensibilities are of great significance.
    1) provinces
    2) sympathy
    3) suggestion
    4) memorandum
    5) affection
    Answer – 1)
    Explanation : provinces