Verbal Ability – Summary – Artificial embryo twinning is a relatively

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Verbal Ability – Summary - Artificial embryo twinning is a relatively low-tech The passage given below is followed by four summaries. Choose the option that best captures the author’s position. Artificial embryo twinning is a relatively low-tech way to make clones. As the name suggests, this technique mimics the natural process that creates identical twins. In nature, twins form very early in development when the embryo splits in two. Twinning happens in the first days after egg and sperm join, while the embryo is made of just a small n

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Verbal Ability – Odd One Out – Translators are like bumblebees

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Verbal Ability – Odd One Out - Translators are like bumblebees Five sentences related to a topic are given below. Four of them can be put together to form a meaningful and coherent short paragraph. Identify the odd one out. Choose its number as your answer and key it in. Translators are like bumblebees. Though long since scientifically disproved, this factoid is still routinely trotted out. Similar pronouncements about the impossibility of translation have dogged practitioners since Leonardo Bruni’s De interpretatione recta, p

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Verbal Ability – Summary – Production and legitimation of scientific

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Verbal Ability – Summary - Production and legitimation of scientific knowledge The passage given below is followed by four summaries. Choose the option that best captures the author’s position. Production and legitimation of scientific knowledge can be approached from a number of perspectives. To study knowledge production from the sociology of professions perspective would mean a focus on the institutionalization of a body of knowledge. The professions-approach informed earlier research on managerial occupation, business schools and mana

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Verbal Ability – Odd One Out – In many cases time inconsistency

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Verbal Ability – Odd One Out - In many cases time inconsistency is what prevents Five sentences related to a topic are given below. Four of them can be put together to form a meaningful and coherent short paragraph. Identify the odd one out. In many cases time inconsistency is what prevents our going from intention to action. For people to continuously postpone getting their children immunized, they would need to be constantly fooled by themselves. In the specific case of immunization, however, it is hard to believe that time inco

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Verbal Ability – Odd One Out – Displacement in Bengal is thus not

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Verbal Ability – Odd One Out - Displacement in Bengal is thus not very significant Five sentences related to a topic are given below. Four of them can be put together to form a meaningful and coherent short paragraph. Identify the odd one out. Displacement in Bengal is thus not very significant in view of its magnitude. A factor of displacement in Bengal is the shifting course of the Ganges leading to erosion of river banks. The nature of displacement in Bengal makes it an interesting case study. Since displacement due to ero

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble – The woodland’s canopy receives

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble - The woodland’s canopy receives most of the sunlight The four sentences (labelled 1, 2, 3, and 4) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Decide on the proper order for the sentences and key in this sequence of four numbers as your answer. The woodland’s canopy receives most of the sunlight that falls on the trees. Swifts do not confine themselves to woodlands, but hunt wherever there are insects in the air. With their streamlined bodies, swifts are agile flyers,

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble – But now we have another group

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble - But now we have another group The four sentences (labelled 1,2,3,4) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labelled with a number. Decide on the proper sequence of order of the sentences and key in this sequence of four numbers as your answer: But now we have another group: the unwitting enablers. Democracy and high levels of inequality of the kind that have come to characterize the United States are simply incompatible. Believing these people are wo

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble – Impartiality and objectivity

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble - Impartiality and objectivity are fiendishly difficult The four sentences (labelled 1,2,3,4) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labelled with a number. Decide on the proper sequence of order of the sentences and key in this sequence of four numbers as your answer: Impartiality and objectivity are fiendishly difficult concepts that can cause all sorts of injustices even if transparently implemented. It encourages us into bubbles of people we know and

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble – The eventual diagnosis was skin

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Verbal Ability – Parajumble - The eventual diagnosis was skin cancer and after The four sentences (labelled 1, 2, 3, and 4) given in this question, when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Decide on the proper order for the sentences and key in this sequence of four numbers as your answer. The eventual diagnosis was skin cancer and after treatment all seemed well. The viola player didn’t know what it was; nor did her GP. Then a routine scan showed it had come back and spread to her lungs. It started with a lump on Ca

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