Directions (Q1-6): Read the extract given below and answer the questions that follow by selecting the correct/most appropriate options.
These few precepts in thy memory
See thou character. Give thy thoughts no tongue,
Nor any unproportioned thought this act:
Be thou familiar, but by no means vulgar
Those friends thou hast, and their adoption tired
Grapple them to thy soul will hoops of steel,
But do not dull thy palm with entertainment
One each hatched, unfledged comrade. Beware
Of entrance to a quarrel, but being in,
Bear that the opposed my beware of thee.
Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice,
Take each man’s censure, but reserve thy judgment.
Costly thy habit as thy purse can buy,
But not expressed in fancy; rich to not gaudy;
For the apparel often proclaims the man.
Neither a borrower nor a lender be;
For loan oft loses both itself and friend,
And borrowing dulls the edge of husbandry.
Q1. It is always suggested to beware of
(d) Artificial policies
Q2. Here the poet proposes that habit should be in ratio
(a) to one’s pocket
(b) to what suits him
(c) with the ability
(d) What are his engagements
Q3. What is seen through precepts in memory?
Q4. It is always said to speak less
(a) Still you can see everything
(b) but you can her everyone
(c) and eat properly
(d) and be more productive
Q5. What is the side effect of taking a loan?
(a) You will have to pay interest
(b) It loss friend and itself
(c) It earns bad name
(d) You can did in dept
Q6. What is the opposite of rich here in line 14?
Direction (Q7-10): From the choices provided after each sentence select a word or phrase that would correctly complete the sentence.
Q7.____ of this country is fed by some cookhouses.
a) The exploited
c) The poor
d) The rich
Q8.More information becomes ____ through the use of computers.
Q9. Look at that giant man. Have you ever seen a ____ one?
Q10.He is ____ interested in what we are talking about. He may be a spy of the other team.
d) Very much