Q.1
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) An option is a contract, or a provision of a contract, that gives one party (the option holder) the right, but not the obligation, to perform a specified transaction with another party (the option issuer or option writer) according to the specified terms. (B) For every buyer of an option there most be a seller. As with futures, the process of closing out options positions will cause contracts to cease to exist, diminishing the total number. (C) The owner of a property might sell another party an option to purchase the property any time during the next three months at a specified price. The seller is often referred to as the writer. (D) As with futures, options are brought into existence by being traded, if none is traded, none exists; conversely, there is no limit to the number of option contracts that can be in existence at any time.

Q.2
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Fortunately for all of us, nature has devised ways to capture new energy. (B) Food chains require constant supplies of new energy to make up for the continual losses (C) The most common way is through photosynthesis, the process by which green plants use the suns energy to build sugars out of carbon dioxide and water (D) Energy is passed through the food chain. But unlike nutrients, energy is continually being lost.

Q.3
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) They must be able to finance the expansion of airport capacity and facilities to meet demand over the long term, while providing quality of service for passengers and freight. (8) This applies to airport operators as well, wherein, continuity and stability is essential for effective performance. (C) Each state must decide on the extent to which, and how, it wishes to participate in the gradual process of liberalization. Adequate mechanisms must also be in place that can provide fast and effective dispute mediation or resolution. (D) Adequate and effective safeguards must be in place to ensure fair competition and sustained participation by airlines in industrialized and developing countries alike.

Q.4
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) The tank should be protected from unauthorized access to reduce the chance of intentional or accidental interference. The fence should allow natural air flow (e.g. made from wire mesh) and should be kept in good condition. (B) Any gates should be kept locked unless access to the tank is required (C) Absence of fence can only be justified where the risk of interference is low, and there is no uncontrolled public access - for example due to tank location or other accessibility factors. Tank valve covers should be kept locked whether or not the tank is fenced. (D) For larger tanks (i.e. four tonnes or higher LPG capacity) a security fence is required to keep it secure while for tanks below four tonnes LPG capacity, there may be certain circumstances where a fence may not be necessary.

Q.5
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) A high loss rate during maturation is accepted for the reduction in detailed plant maintenance costs (B) Although some processes have been mechanized and automated, others have not. (C) It remains highly unlikely that all plants treated in the same way at the same time will arrive at the same condition together, so plant care requires observation, judgment and personal skill; selection for sale requires comparison and judgment. (D) Nurseries are highly labour-intensive.

Q.6
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) The ecological effects of acid rain are most clearly seen in the aquatic or water environments such as streams, lakes, and marshes. (B) Acid rain flows into streams, lakes, and marshes after falling on forests, fields, buildings, and roads. Acid rain also falls directly on aquatic habitats. Most lakes and streams have a pH between 6 and 8, although some lakes are naturally acidic even without the effects of acid rain. (C) Acid rain primarily affects sensitive bodies of water, which are located in watersheds whose soils have a limited ability to neutralize acidic compounds (called "buffering capacity"). (D) Lakes and streams become acidic (pH value goes down) when the water itself and its surrounding soil cannot buffer the acid rain enough to neutralize it. In areas where buffering capacity is low, acid rain also releases aluminum from soils into lakes and streams.

Q.7
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Unlike other fruits they lack firm pulp. Mostly citrus fruits are consumed as fresh fruits particularly sweet oranges, mandarins and grape fruit. The rind of the citrus fruits is rich in pectin and essential oils. (B) Citrus fruits are not only delicious and refreshing but they also provide vitamins, minerals and many other substances. (C) Importantly, these fruits contain considerable amounts of vitamin c. (D) Citrus fruits possess juice sacks. Fruits are also good sources of Vitamin and Protein. The mild bitterness in juice is due to the presence of glucoside called Naringin which is said to have medicinal value.

Q.8
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) If a country follows a fixed exchange rates and also runs a large fiscal deficit it could lead to speculative attacks on the currency. (B) Fiscal deficits play a role especially during currency crisis. This leads to lowering of the reserves and in case there is a speculation on the currency, the government may not have adequate reserves to protect the fixed value of the currency. (C) So, though fiscal deficits do not have a direct bearing on foreign exchange markets, they play a role in case there is a crisis. (D) Higher deficits imply government might resort to using forex reserves to finance its deficit. This pushes the government to devalue the currency.

Q.9
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) As a result, India captured an increased proportion of this market, and at present, India is the world's leading diamond cutting and polishing centre, (B) As compared with the traditional diamond cutting & polishing centres of Belgium, India, with its low labour cost, opened up new possibilities for the world diamond industry by making diamonds affordable for new, less affluent buyers. (C) The Indian diamond processing industry took roots in the 1960s. (D) India produces around 95 per cent of the world's cut and polished diamond pieces and by carat weight, India is estimated to process 80 per cent of world rough production by volume and 58 per cent by value.

Q.10
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Inspired by the success of the experiments related to the cooperative movement in Britain and the co-operative credit movement in Germany, such societies were set up in India that provide credit to small scale industrialists, salaried employees, and other urban and semi-urban residents, (B) Co-operative societies are based on the principles of cooperation, mutual help, democratic decision making, and open membership. (C) Cooperatives represented anew and alternative approach to organization as against proprietary firms, partnership firms, and joint stock companies which represent the dominant form of commercial organization. (D) The origins of the when co-operative banking movement in India can be traced to the close of nineteenth century.

Q.11
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) However, the relevant provisions of the IRC were not available for production beyond 2007. (B) The alternative fuel production tax credit for refined coal was the largest tax expenditure related to coal use during FY 2007 (C) However, coal was estimated to be a relatively small recipient of tax expenditures in FY 2010, with an estimated value of $561 million in FY 2010, down from$3.3 billion in FY 2007. (D) Over 90 percent of coal is consumed by the electricity sector. Coal-fired generation accounted for 45 percent of total electricity generation in 2010.

Q.12
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Neither the tenant farmer nor the land lord who owns/cultivates a small holding can afford to invest in technology, creation of infrastructure like irrigation systems in his farm land. (B) If significant growth has to be achieved in agriculture sector, technology, Infrastructure and other linkages have to be developed that can lead to increased production and productivity. (C) High growth in Sector cannot be brought in by micro level initiatives alone without providing them necessary infrastructure and logistical inputs. (D) Such linkages could be facilitated by corporates through Public Sector or Private Sector participation who in turn derive their financial resources from Banks.

Q.13
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Areas for plantation in forest and non-forest lands will be carefully identified for the purpose (B) Planting Material will be arranged under the National Bamboo Mission and there will be centralized nurseries (public/private) and decentralized nurseries (mahila and kisan nurseries). (C) The plantation activities will be undertaken in compact areas so that the impact of the mission becomes visible. (D) Quality planting material will be raised through tissue culture units in the public sector.

Q.14
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Florida coastline in the contiguous United States, encompassing approximately 1,350 miles (2,170 kin), and is the only state to border both the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean. (B) Much of Florida is situated on a peninsula between the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic Ocean, and the Straits of Florida. The climate varies from subtropical in the north to tropical in the south (C) Its geography is marked by a coastline, by the omnipresence of water and the threat of hurricanes. It's symbolic animals like the American alligator, crocodile, panther and the manatee, can be found in the Everglades, one of the most famous national parks in the world. (D) Much of the state is at or near sea level and its terrain is characterized by sedimentary.

Q.15
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) However, during the last 13 years of implementation, many impediments were encountered by policy makers, implementing banks and the farmers in the implementation of the scheme. (B) The Kisan Credit Card has emerged as an innovative credit delivery mechanism to meet the production credit requirements of the farmers in a timely and hassle-free manner. (C) It was, therefore, felt necessary to revisit the existing KCC Scheme to make it truly simple and hassle free for both the farmers and bankers. (D) Recommendations of various Committees appointed by (JOT and studies conducted by NABARD also corroborate this fact.

Q.16
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Understanding these co-benefits has become important in seeking cost effective air pollution reduction strategies. (B) Another possible option is switching the fuels that are used by power plants. For instance, burning natural gas creates much less SO2 than burning coal. (C) There are several options for reducing SO2 emissions, including using coal containing less sulfur, washing the coal, and using devices called scrubbers to chemically remove the SO, from the gases leaving the smokestack. (D) Besides these, there are certain other approaches that would also have additional benefits of reducing other pollutants such as mercury and carbon dioxide.

Q.17
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) The global location of automotive production, including that by Japanese companies, has become increasingly dispersed in recent years. lndeed, even as the collapse in the domestic production levels of the major two Japanese car producers began to ease in May, their overseas production continued to weaken considerably. (B) In the aftermath of the natural disasters in Japan, it is clear that this has been the case. (C) The growth and changing location of foreign production thus means that a temporary supply-chain disruption from Japan could now have larger direct spillover effects in other countries than would have previously been the case. (D) By 2009, less than half of the passenger car production by the largest six Japanese producers was undertaken in Japan. The most notable change over the past decade has been the increasing share of final assembly undertaken in China.

Q.18
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) In one of the findings, it was seen that the world-famous company had a remarkable share in the market of the two wheeler industry of India. (B) Rest of the two wheeler manufacturer had a share of less than 10 per cent and it was due to the quality of the product and the services provided by them to the customers. (C) Overall, the company had recorded more than 41 per cent share in the segment during the period. (D) Third position was grabbed by the company in the segment which had a share of 18.14 per cent.

Q.19
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.
(A) Hence, the company further strengthened its domination of the domestic Multi Utility Vehicle sub-segment during the year, increasing its market share to 57.2 per cent over the previous year's market share of 51.3 per cent. (B) In 2009, the company successfully launched a MUV model in South Africa and also formed a new joint venture with an Australian company to focus on the Australian Market. (C) This company then focused on expanding its footprint in the overseas market as well. (D) The company's domestic Multi Utility Vehicle sales volumes increased by 3.3 per cent, as against a decline of 7.4 per cent for industry Multi Utility Vehicle sales.

Q.20
The sentences given in each question when properly sequenced, form a coherent paragraph. Each sentence is labeled with a letter. Choose the most logical order of sentences from among the given choices to construct a coherent paragraph.