1. Directions (Q. 1- 5) In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/phrases are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/phrase in each case.

There are several factors in India’s. (1) Few countries have the rich diversity that India or its large, young population (2). While these (3) innovation policy interventions certain additional steps are also required. These include (4) investment in research and development by (5) the government.

favour

leverage

esteem

challenges

praises


2. Directions (Q. 1- 5) In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/phrases are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/phrase in each case.

There are several factors in India’s. (1) Few countries have the rich diversity that India or its large, young population (2). While these (3) innovation policy interventions certain additional steps are also required. These include (4) investment in research and development by (5) the government.

endows

prevails

occurs

blessed

enjoys


3. Directions (Q. 1- 5) In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/phrases are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/phrase in each case.

There are several factors in India’s. (1) Few countries have the rich diversity that India or its large, young population (2). While these (3) innovation policy interventions certain additional steps are also required. These include (4) investment in research and development by (5) the government.

promotes

endure

cater

aid

jeopardise


4. Directions (Q. 1- 5) In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/phrases are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/phrase in each case.

There are several factors in India’s. (1) Few countries have the rich diversity that India or its large, young population (2). While these (3) innovation policy interventions certain additional steps are also required. These include (4) investment in research and development by (5) the government.

restricting

inspiring

increased

acute

utilising


5. Directions (Q. 1- 5) In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words/phrases are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word/phrase in each case.

There are several factors in India’s. (1) Few countries have the rich diversity that India or its large, young population (2). While these (3) innovation policy interventions certain additional steps are also required. These include (4) investment in research and development by (5) the government.

combining

participating

also

both

besides