Directions: In  the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. against each number, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. find out the appropriate word in each case.
The world’s climate has always changed and species have evolved accordingly to survive it The surprising fact about the (___204___) between evolution and global warming (___205___) that it is not liner. (___206___) temperatures alone are not (___207___) of evolution. Evolution is also the (___208___) of seasonal changes. As the environment (___209___) those species which don’t adapt (___210___) to exist. But the sheer (___211___) of manmade climate change today is (___212___). Bad things are happening and by one (___213___) global wanning could threaten up to one third of the world’s species if left unchecked. In fact a lot of the species which will be able to survive are the, ones we consider pests like in, sects and weeds.

Q1.

204.

(a) difference

(b) similarity

(c) argument

(d) relationship

(e) alliance

Q2.

205.

(a) being

(b) seems

(c) mainly

(d) besides

(e) is

Q3.

206.

(a) However

(b) Mounted

(c) Rising

(d) Elevating

(e) Inclining

Q4.

207.

(a) means

(b) triggers

(c) responses

(d) threats

(e) stimulus

Q5.

208.

(a) results

(b) precursor

(c) resistance

(d) cause

(e) provocation ,

Q6.

209.

(a) conserves

(b)stifles

(c) predicts

(d)changes

(e) emerges

Q7.

210.

(a) continue

(b) halt

(c)cease

(d) terminate

(e)discontinue

Q8.

211.

(a) luck

(b)value

(c) collapse

(d)pace 

(e) attention

Q9.

212.

(a) threatened

(b)pursued

(c) unprecedented

(d)record

(e) debated

Q10.

213.

(a) forecast

(b) chance

(c)pattern

(d) occasion

(e) imagination

 

ANSWERS :

            1 d       2 e       3 c       4 a       5 b       6 d       7 c       8 d       9 e       10 a