Directions (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 are suggested, one of which best fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.

Twenty years (1) now, nearly 60% of the world's population will live in urban areas. The impact of urbanization might not all be positive on India as urban expansion is happening at a much (2) rate than infrastructure expansion.

Sustainability issues need to be (3) so that economic development is not at the (4) of public health. Some urban services that ought to be in (5) in a city like water, electricity, transport etc. n special consideration.

till

since

from

after

on


2. Directions (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 are suggested, one of which best fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.

Twenty years (1) now, nearly 60% of the world's population will live in urban areas. The impact of urbanization might not all be positive on India as urban expansion is happening at a much (2) rate than infrastructure expansion.

Sustainability issues need to be (3) so that economic development is not at the (4) of public health. Some urban services that ought to be in (5) in a city like water, electricity, transport etc. n special consideration.

faster

slower

changed

speed

quick


3. Directions (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 are suggested, one of which best fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.

Twenty years (1) now, nearly 60% of the world's population will live in urban areas. The impact of urbanization might not all be positive on India as urban expansion is happening at a much (2) rate than infrastructure expansion.

Sustainability issues need to be (3) so that economic development is not at the (4) of public health. Some urban services that ought to be in (5) in a city like water, electricity, transport etc. n special consideration.

speculated

believed

imagined

considered

understand


4. Directions (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 are suggested, one of which best fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.

Twenty years (1) now, nearly 60% of the world's population will live in urban areas. The impact of urbanization might not all be positive on India as urban expansion is happening at a much (2) rate than infrastructure expansion.

Sustainability issues need to be (3) so that economic development is not at the (4) of public health. Some urban services that ought to be in (5) in a city like water, electricity, transport etc. n special consideration.

payment

rate

costs

charge

expense


5. Directions (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 are suggested, one of which best fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.

Twenty years (1) now, nearly 60% of the world's population will live in urban areas. The impact of urbanization might not all be positive on India as urban expansion is happening at a much (2) rate than infrastructure expansion.

Sustainability issues need to be (3) so that economic development is not at the (4) of public health. Some urban services that ought to be in (5) in a city like water, electricity, transport etc. n special consideration.

abundance

large

functional

vicinity

location