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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.

There are experts who believe that population control is not needed such as in Singapore. The government in Singapore decided that it would be (___98___) for the country to grow in population so that they are able to help their economy. Many less developed countries (___99___) population growth because they want their economy to grow The experts who believe that it is better, for us to let the population increase or decrease on its own also think that overpopulation will (___100___) become a , problem. Justification for this argument is that humans will adjust themselves to the (___101___) population because they are a species that are able to think, make decisions, and find solutions when they (___102___) a problem Advocates for this argument think that there is no need to (___103___) about environmental problems because there is or will be technology to fix the problems. As for with the (___104___) amount of resources, they believe that there would be more people to think of new ways to make it easier or faster to get newer and more food and energy resources. Even during this time period, scientists are (___105___) to discover a new way for people to live elsewhere such as under the sea. Many people believe that overpopulation will cause and (___106___) caused many environmental problems, but they don’t think telling families how many children they are allowed to have Is the way to control the population. However there has not been any other (___107___) suggestion on how to lower population growth, so limiting families to two children is the only solution.

Q1.

98.

(a) better

(b)bad

(c)worse

(d)discouraging

(e)innovation

Q2.

99.

(a) demote

(b)discourage

(c)promote

(d)promoted

(e)degraded

Q3.

100.

(a) over

(b) ever

(c)always

(d) often

(e) never

Q4.

101.

(a) growth

(b)growing

(c)decrease

(d)decreasing

(e) grown

Q5.

102.

(a) encounter

(b) encountered

(c)encounters

(d) faces

(e) challenges

Q6.

103.

(a) worried

(b)worrying

(c)worries

(d)worry

(e) please

Q7.

104.

(a) limit

(b) unlimited

(c)plentiful

(d) limited

(e) limiting

Q8.

105.

(a) try

(b)tried

(c)trying

(d)throwing

(e) think

Q9.

106.

(a) have

(b)had

(c)has

(d)will be

(e) has been

Q10.

107.

(a) plausible

(b)unreasonable

(c)ill

(d)discouraging

(e)worthless

 

ANSWERS :

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

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