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In addition to this, we have prepared a set of 10 questions with answers & explanations from Analogy verbal reasoning through this article. Go through all of them and practice all questions attentively-
SSC MTS Verbal reasoning study material: Analogy
In the following context, you will understand, what types of questions are asked from Analogy topic. Let us start-
1. India: President:: state:?
b. Chief Minister
d. Prime Minister
Explanation:-According to The Indian Constitution, a President is the head of the country; similarly, Governor is appointed as the head of the state.
2. Soap is related to Wash in the same way as broom is related to _______.
Explanation:-Soap is used for washing clothes; similarly, broom is used to sweep the dust.
3. Darkness : Lamp
a. Medicine : illness
b. Pen : classroom
c. Pain : Exercise
d. Thirst : Water
Explanation:-Just as Darkness is eliminated by lamp, so also water eliminates thirst.
4. Summit : Apex :: I : II
I. (1) Picture (2) Attractive (3) Beautiful (4) Playful
II. (A) Pretty (B) Brave (C) Healthy (D) Relaxed
Explanation:-Summit and apex are synonyms to each other. Similarly, Beautiful and pretty are synonyms to each other.
5. Choose the word, which is similar to the following group-
India : Bangladesh : Chile
Explanation:-India, Bangladesh, Maldives, and Chile all are countries, while Paris, Stockholm, and Moscow are the capitals of the nations.
6. Pekiti : Muay Thai : Jujutsu
a. They all are Chinese dishes.
b. They all are person’s names.
c. They all are the forms of martial arts.
d. They all are the dance forms
Explanation:-Pekiti, Muay Thai, and Jujutsu are the martial art forms originated from Philippines, Thailand, and Japan respectively.
7. Find the similar analogy to the following-
Tehsil : District : State : Country
a. Metropolitan : Metropolis : City : Town
b. Block : Colony : Zone : Town
c. Province : District : State : Country
d. Uttar Pradesh : Madhya Pradesh : Delhi : Haryana
Explanation:-the problem statement contains four items in hierarchical system from lower to higher levels. This analogy is similar to Province, District, State, and Country.
8. 9 : 8 :: 16 : ?
Explanation: - the problem statement shares the following relationship-
(x)y : (x-1)y+1 => the answer will be (4-1)2+1 = 27.
9. AD : FI : KL : ?
Explanation: - This analogy follows the pattern stated below-
A + 5 = F;
D + 5 = I;
K + 5 = P;
L + 5 = Q;
10. B : 9 :: E : ?
Explanation:- B holds second position in the alphabetic series; and 9 is the (2 +1)2; Similarly, E holds the fifth position in the alphabetic series; Hence, the answer will be (5 + 1)2 = 36.
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