Analogy Reasoning Exercise II


Ques 1 Analogy


There is a certain relation between two given words on one side of :: and one word is given on another side of :: while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the given pair has. Select the best alternative.

Lakshadweep : Kavaratti :: Andaman and Nicobar : ?
  a) Port Blair
  b) Daman
  c) Pondicherry
  d) Silvassa


a is the correct option

The analogy compares the relationship between two things on either side of the colons. In this case, it is comparing the relationship between Lakshadweep and Kavaratti to the relationship between Andaman and Nicobar and something else.
Kavaratti is the capital of Lakshadweep, similarly, Port Blair is the capital of Andaman and Nicobar.
Port Blair is the capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, a union territory of India. Therefore, the correct answer is a) Port Blair.




Ques 2 Analogy


There is a certain relation between two given words on one side of :: and one word is given on another side of :: while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the given pair has. Select the best alternative.

Breeze : Cyclone :: Drizzle : ?
  a) Earthquake
  b) Storm
  c) Flood
  d) Downpour


d is the correct option




Ques 3 Analogy


There is a certain relation between two given words on one side of :: and one word is given on another side of :: while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the given pair has. Select the best alternative.

Cells : Tissues : Atoms : ?
  a) Elements
  b) Molecules
  c) Electrons
  d) Organs


b is the correct option




Ques 4 Analogy


There is a certain relation between two given words on one side of :: and one word is given on another side of :: while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the given pair has. Select the best alternative.

Drill : Bore : Sieve : ?
  a) Thresh
  b) Sift
  c) Pry
  d) Rinse


b is the correct option