GST 102 Pratice Questions

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GST 102 Pratice Questions - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A paragraph is a piece of writing unified by a central controlling _______
    • A. 

      Topic

    • B. 

      Theme

    • C. 

      Title

    • D. 

      Tempo

  • 2. 
    A topic sentence can be one of the following except _____
    • A. 

      Generalisation

    • B. 

      Problem

    • C. 

      Statement

    • D. 

      Subject

  • 3. 
    Paragraphs can be developed by all these methods except
    • A. 

      Definition

    • B. 

      Connection

    • C. 

      Listing Effects

    • D. 

      Comparison

  • 4. 
    Coherence refers to the _____
    • A. 

      Logical transition from one idea to the next

    • B. 

      Critical transition from one idea to the next

    • C. 

      Practical transition from one idea to the next

    • D. 

      Gradual transition from one idea to the next

  • 5. 
    Examples are used in paragraph development to ____
    • A. 

      Persuade the reader that the generalisation is correct

    • B. 

      Present the writer's perspective

    • C. 

      Identify issues

    • D. 

      Expand the writing

  • 6. 
    Beginning a paragraph more interesting
    • A. 

      Helps both the reader and the writer

    • B. 

      Makes the paragraph more interesting

    • C. 

      Allows the building the sentence to the topic

    • D. 

      Allows for an effective summary

  • 7. 
    Placing a topic sentence at the end of paragraph
    • A. 

      Helps both the reader and writer

    • B. 

      Makes the paragraph more interesting

    • C. 

      Allows for all the sentence to be built up to the topic

    • D. 

      Allows for an effective summary

  • 8. 
    Explaining the meaning of a concept or thing is called
    • A. 

      Illustration

    • B. 

      Explanation

    • C. 

      Definition

    • D. 

      Identification

  • 9. 
    He had a serious accident while getting off a _____ bus
    • A. 

      Moving

    • B. 

      Going

    • C. 

      Movement

    • D. 

      Move

  • 10. 
    We need a ____ door here
    • A. 

      Slide

    • B. 

      Slider

    • C. 

      Sliding

    • D. 

      Slided

  • 11. 
    Look at the dark clouds; it ______ rain tonight
    • A. 

      Can't

    • B. 

      Can

    • C. 

      May

    • D. 

      Has

  • 12. 
    The interview is often called _____ because it helps the interview board get an insight into your personality
    • A. 

      Acuity test

    • B. 

      Psychological test

    • C. 

      Personality test

    • D. 

      Capability test

  • 13. 
    Conference in a paragraph is achieved through all but one of the following
    • A. 

      Topic Sentence

    • B. 

      Topic Sentence and supporting details

    • C. 

      Transitional devices

    • D. 

      Logical transitions

  • 14. 
    One of the following words or phrases Expresses results _____
    • A. 

      Similarly

    • B. 

      Accordingly

    • C. 

      Yet

    • D. 

      Furthermore

  • 15. 
    One of the following words or phrases expresses additional information ______
    • A. 

      Likewise

    • B. 

      Consequently

    • C. 

      Besides

    • D. 

      Next

  • 16. 
    Causes and effects in paragraphs do one of the following ______
    • A. 

      Help the reader to understand difficult concepts

    • B. 

      Help the writer to explain reasons for an event

    • C. 

      Help the writer to create an accurate image of an event

    • D. 

      Help both writer and reader

  • 17. 
    One of the following is NOT usually used in descriptive writing _____
    • A. 

      Place and position; direction

    • B. 

      Temporal Issues

    • C. 

      Measurements

    • D. 

      Shapes and patterns

  • 18. 
    Which vowel is represented in the word "bead"
    • A. 

      /I/

    • B. 

      /ei/

    • C. 

      /I:/

    • D. 

      /ai/

  • 19. 
    One of the following is the correct stress pattern for the word 'commerce'
    • A. 

      Commerce

    • B. 

      Co'mmerce

    • C. 

      Comm'erce

    • D. 

      Co'mmerce

  • 20. 
    One of the following is the correct stress pattern for the underlined word in the following sentence, 'Let me have a record of all the sales for today
    • A. 

      Re'cord

    • B. 

      Record

    • C. 

      Reco'rd

    • D. 

      Rec'ord

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