Unseen Passage is an important constituent of the reading section. Students may do practice through following examples to improve their performance.
Q 1. What does the survey predict about 2025?
Q 2. In the context of the survey, what dilemma we would be facing?
Q 3. What is special about thinking of students of this era?
Q 4. How author described his relationship with his father at various stages?
Q 5. What does younger generation basically need?
Q 6. What can the older generation, offer the younger generations?
Q 7. Fill in the blanks
- There will be a buzz full of _______, energy, freedom, creativity and celebration.
- They have very valuable things to offer to the _______ generation.
Q 8. Write the word from the Passage which is
(a)Synonym of ‘meagre’ (para 1)
(b) Antonym of ‘narrow’ (para 3)
|Has an edge||Has an advantage|
|Buzz||Atmosphere of excitement and activity|
|Out of place||Inappropriate, Unsuitable|
|Bandwidth||Frequency, Ability to deal with a situation|
|Baby boomer||A person of old era (born before 1964)|
|Adore||Feel great respect and admiration, Like too much|
|Accommodate||To oblige or do a favour|
|Idiosyncrasy||A peculiar behviour or habit|
|Gen X||Those born between 1965 and 1980|
|Gen Y||Those born between 1981 and 1994, Millennials|
|Gen Z||Those born between 1995 and 2015|
|Breakthrough ideas||Innovative or new ideas|
|Out of the world||Extraordinary, Extremely impressive, Wonderful|
|Ecosystem||Overall environment or scenario|
|VUCA||Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity, Ambiguity|
Q 1. What is literacy defined? What does it impact personality?
Q 2. When is the International Literacy Day celebrated? In which year was it celebrated first?
Q 3. What governments celebrate International Literacy Day?
Q 4. What is done at school and college on the Literacy Day?
Q 5. Why it is important for parents to be educated?
Q 6. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words/phrases.
(a) Literacy is an essential need for ___________.
(b) Every year UNESCO organises __________ and seminars to highlight the importance of literacy.
(c) Parents have an ___________ role in the development of children.
(d) It is their right to get _____________.
Q 7. Pick up words from the passage which are antonyms of following
(a) Succeeded (para 1)
(b) Destroy (Para 2)
(c) Discourage (Para 2)
|Polished||Refined, Civilised, Courteous|
|Cope up with||To deal with and attempt to overcome difficulties|
|Deprived of||Lacking something, Having disadvantage|