Reading Comprehension Practice Set For MBA

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Reading Comprehension Practice Set For MBA

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Answer the given questions based on the given paragraph:I felt the wall of the tunnel shiver. The master alarm squealed through my earphones. Almost simultaneously, Jack yelled down to me that there was a warning light on. Fleeting but spectacular sights snapped into and out of view, the snow, the shower of debris, the moon, looming close and big, the dazzling sunshine for once unfiltered by layers of air. The last twelve hours before re-entry were particular bone-chilling. During this period, I had to go up in to command module.The word 'Command Module' used twice in the given passage indicates perhaps that it deals with
    • A. 

      An alarming journey

    • B. 

      A commanding situation

    • C. 

      A journey into outer space

    • D. 

      A frightful battle

  • 2. 
    Answer the given questions based on the given paragraph:I felt the wall of the tunnel shiver. The master alarm squealed through my earphones. Almost simultaneously, Jack yelled down to me that there was a warning light on. Fleeting but spectacular sights snapped into and out of view, the snow, the shower of debris, the moon, looming close and big, the dazzling sunshine for once unfiltered by layers of air. The last twelve hours before re-entry were particular bone-chilling. During this period, I had to go up in to command module.Which one of the following reasons would one consider as more as possible for the warning lights to be on?
    • A. 

      There was a shower of debris

    • B. 

      Jack was yelling

    • C. 

      A catastrophe was imminent

    • D. 

      The moon was looming close and big

  • 3. 
    Answer the given questions based on the given paragraph:I felt the wall of the tunnel shiver. The master alarm squealed through my earphones. Almost simultaneously, Jack yelled down to me that there was a warning light on. Fleeting but spectacular sights snapped into and out of view, the snow, the shower of debris, the moon, looming close and big, the dazzling sunshine for once unfiltered by layers of air. The last twelve hours before re-entry were particular bone-chilling. During this period, I had to go up in to command module.The statement that the dazzling sunshine was "for once unfiltered by layers of air" means
    • A. 

      That the sun was very hot

    • B. 

      That there was no strong wind

    • C. 

      That the air was unpolluted

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Answer the given questions based on the given paragraph:I felt the wall of the tunnel shiver. The master alarm squealed through my earphones. Almost simultaneously, Jack yelled down to me that there was a warning light on. Fleeting but spectacular sights snapped into and out of view, the snow, the shower of debris, the moon, looming close and big, the dazzling sunshine for once unfiltered by layers of air. The last twelve hours before re-entry were particular bone-chilling. During this period, I had to go up in to command module.What would be the appropriate title for the paragraph?
    • A. 

      That night in the tunnel

    • B. 

      The tunnel

    • C. 

      Never seen before

    • D. 

      Warning light

  • 5. 
    Answer the given questions based on the given paragraph:I felt the wall of the tunnel shiver. The master alarm squealed through my earphones. Almost simultaneously, Jack yelled down to me that there was a warning light on. Fleeting but spectacular sights snapped into and out of view, the snow, the shower of debris, the moon, looming close and big, the dazzling sunshine for once unfiltered by layers of air. The last twelve hours before re-entry were particular bone-chilling. During this period, I had to go up in to command module.What would be the antonym for the word “Looming” used in the paragraph?
    • A. 

      Distant

    • B. 

      Approaching

    • C. 

      Closer

    • D. 

      None of these