Q1. To examine one’s own thoughts and feelings [CBI, 1993]

a. Meditation

b. Retrospection

c. Reflection

d. Introspection


Answer – (d) Introspection

Q2. A short, usually amusing, story about some real person or event

a. Anecdote

b. Antidote

c. Tale

d. Allegory


Answer – (a) Anecdote

Q3. Woman who offers the use of her body for sexual intercourse to any one who will pay for this

a. Voluptuary

b. Cuckold

c. Prostitute

d. Concubine


Answer – (c) Prostitute

Q4. Life story of a person written by another

a. Autobiography

b. Biography

c. Bibliography

d. Memoir


Answer – (b) Biography

Q5. Custom of having many wives [MBA, 1989]

a. Monogamy

b. Bigamy

c. Polygamy

d. Matrimony


Answer – (c) Polygamy 

Q6. A person who does not believe in any religion

a. Philatelist

b. Rationalist

c. Atheist

d. Pagan


Answer – (c) Atheist

Q7. Bringing about gentle and painless death from incurable disease

a. Suicide

b. Euphoria

c. Gallows

d. Euthanasia


Answer – (d) Euthanasia

Q8. A man of lax moral

a. Ruffian

b. Licentious

c. Pirate

d. Vagabond


Answer – (b) Licentious

Q9. A small enclosure for cattle, sheep, poultry etc

a. Cellar

b. Sty

c. Pen

d. Lair


Answer – (c) Pen

Q10. To cause troops etc. to spread out in readiness for battle [UDC, 1995]

a. Align

b. Collocate

c. Deploy

d. Disperse


Answer – (c) Deploy
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