Directions (1-10): In the following questions, out of the four alternatives choose the one which can be substituted for the given words/sentences.
Q1. What is Study of population is called?
Q2. A person who believes that everything is pre-destined.
Q3. A person who cannot be corrected is called?
Q4. Someone who is Opposed to great or sudden change?
Q5. Someone prominent in a fashionable society.
Q6. Scarcity of rain or water.
Q7. One who believes that nothing can be said about God.
Q8. Work for which no salary is paid.
Q9. Thing to be corrected in a printed book.
Q10. Something That cannot be understood.
Sol. demography-the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or the incidence of disease, which illustrate the changing structure of human populations.
Sol. fatalist- The doctrine that all events are predetermined by fate and are therefore unalterable.
Sol. incorrigible- (of a person or their behaviour) not able to be changed or reformed.
Sol. conservative-averse to change or innovation and holding traditional values.
Sol. socialite- a person who is well known in fashionable society and is fond of social activities and entertainment
Sol. drought-a prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall, leading to a shortage of water.
Sol. agnostic- a person who believes that nothing is known or can be known of the existence or nature of God.
Sol. honorary-(of an office or its holder) unpaid.
Sol. corrigendum- a thing to be corrected, typically an error in a printed book.
Sol. incomprehensible-not able to be understood; not intelligible.