Cloze Test Preparation Vol-26 | Hamaraguru

Cloze Test Preparation Vol-26 | Hamaraguru

Direction (262-271): In the following passage there are blanks, each number is printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case 

(262) over the world, rights related to information technology that are already legally recognized are daily being violated, (263) in the name of economic advancement, political stability or for personal greed and interest. Violations of these rights have (264) new problem in human social systems, such as the digital divide, cybercrime, all of which have (265) people's lives either directly or indirectly. It is important that countries come up with the guidelines for action to (266) the incidences of malicious attacks on the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of electronic  data  and  system, computer-related crimes, content related offenses and violations of intellectual property rights (267), threats to critical  infrastructure and national interests arising from the  use of the internet for criminal    and terrorist activities are of growing (268). The harm incurred to businesses, governments  and  individuals in those countries in which  the internet  is used(269), is gaining in (270) and importance,  while in other countries; cybercrime threatens the application of information and communication technology for government services, health care, trade, and banking . As users starts losing  (271)  in  online transactions and business ,the opportunity costs may become substantial

262. a) entire        b) lot            c) great        d) all            e) much
263. a) scarcely    b) whether        c) and            d) for            e) hardly
264. a) created        b) bent            c) pressured        d) risen        e) stopped
265. a) distanced    b) affected        c) exaggerated        d) advanced        e) cropped
266. a) engage        b) conflict        c) war            d) combat        e) struggle
267. a) but        b) more            c) addition        d) beside        e) further
268. a) concern        b) nature        c) pattern        d) important        e) matter
269. a) really        b) figuratively        c) widely        d) never        e) tandem
270. a) fear        b) days            c) positivity        d) width        e) scope
271. a) tracks        b) measure        c) confidence        d) mind            e) grip

Answer Key:
262.d    
263.b    
264.a    
265.b    
266.d    
267.e    
268.a    
269.c    
270.e
271.c