Analogy Reasoning Exercise V


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.

Bird : Chirp : : Horse : ?

  a) Bray
  b) Neigh
  c) Race
  d) Stable


b is the correct option




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.

Burglar : House : : Pirate : ?

  a) Sea
  b) Ship
  c) Sailor
  d) Crew


b 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.

Cricket : Pitch : : Skating : ?

  a) Arena
  b) Course
  c) Court
  d) Rink


d is the correct option

The relation between the words in the pair "cricket : pitch" is that a pitch is the playing surface in cricket.
Similarly, the relation between the words in the pair "skating : rink" is that a rink is the playing surface in skating.
So, the word that has the same relation with "skating" as "cricket : pitch" has is "rink".
Therefore, the correct answer is d) Rink.




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.
Influenza : Virus : : Typhoid : ?
  a) Bacillus
  b) Parasite
  c) Protozoa
  d) Bacteria


d is the correct option




Ques 5 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.
Milk : Emulsion : : Butter : ?
  a) Aerosol
  b) Suspension
  c) Sol
  d) Gel


d is the correct option