Cloze Test Preparation Vol-27 | Hamaraguru

Cloze Test Preparation Vol-27 | Hamaraguru

Direction (272-281): 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

There is a considerable amount of research about the factors that make a complete innovate. So is it possible to create an environment (272) to innovation? This is a particularly pertinent (273) for India today. A massive problem in health, education, etc. (274) be solved using a conventional approach but (275) creative and innovative solutions that can ensure radical change and (276). There are several factors in India's (277). Few countries have the rich diversity that India or its large, young population (278). While these (279) innovation policy interventions specific additional steps are also required. These include (280) investment in research and development by (281) the government and private sector, smooth transfer of Technology from the academic world, etc. To fulfill its promise of being prosperous and to be at the forefront, India must be innovative.

272. a) stimuli        b) conducive        c) incentive        d) facilitated        e) impetus
273. a) objective    b) controversy        c) doubt        d) question        e) inference
274. a) cannot        b) possibly        c) should        d) never        e) must
275. a) necessary    b) apply        c) need            d) consider        e) requires
276. a) quantity    b) advantages        c) increase        d) chaos        e) growth
277. a) challenges    b) praises        c) favor d) leverage        e) esteem
278. a) blessed        b) enjoys        c) endows        d) prevails        e) occurs
279. a) aid        b) jeopardize c) promotes        d) endure        e) cater
280. a) acute        b) utilizing c) restricting        d) inspiring        e) increased
281. a) both        b) besides        c) combining        d) participating    e) also

Answer Key:
272.b    
273.d    
274.a    
275.c    
276.e    
277.c    
278.b    
279.a    
280.e
281.a