Sunday, August 14, 2016

3RD TERM PROMOTIONAL EXAMINATION 2014/2015 CLASS: PRIMARY 6 SUBJECT: VERBAL REASONING

3RD TERM PROMOTIONAL EXAMINATION 2014/2015

CLASS: PRIMARY 6                                                SUBJECT: VERBAL REASONING

NAME:……………………………………………………………………………..

Part A: Instructions: Write either 1, 2 or 3 to show the proper order of  the following sentences. An example is given below:

Sample: The boys were stung by the bees.    2

               The boys went honey-hunting.        1

                Their friends laughed at them.        3

1.                  It came in a box made of cardboard.   ______

     She kept the toy and threw the box away. ______

     Joan got a new toy.     _______

2.                  I wanted some ink.    ________

     The bottle of ink was there. _______

     The bottle of ink was completely empty. _______

3.                  The farmer needed help on the farm.   ________

     The farmer wanted to plant maize ________

     The farmer's son was on the farm to help him ________

4.                  I bought some ink this morning _______

     I shall get some more later   ________

     I have finished it now  ________

5.                  He ate a delicious meal  _______

     He went to the restaurant  ________

     He was very hungry  ____________

 

 PART B: Write out the one that does not belong to the group

Sample:- (a) Cat (b) Dog (c) Goat (d) Lamb (e) Snake

 Ans = Snake

6.                  (a) Enormous (b) Little (c) Minute (d) Small (e) Tiny      Ans =

7.                  (a) Gentle (b) Kind (c) Meek (d) Mild (e)Wild

8.                  (a) Cotton (b) Hibiscus (c) Morning gold (d) Pride of Barbados (e) Rose

9.                  (a) Blind (b) Deaf (c) Dumb (d) Lame (e) Poor

10.             (a) Bull (b) Cow (c) Dog (d) Cock (e) Man

 

PART C: Write out the opposite of the word in capital letter.

Sample: DESCEND = _____________ (a) Hungry (b) south (c) rise (d) talk

11.             NORTH = ______________ (a) east (b) south (c) west (d) central

12.             ENTRANCE = ____________ (a) door (b) path (c) road (d) exit

13.             ROUGH = _____________ (a) smooth (b) sharp (c) blunt (d) dirty

14.             PEDESTRIAN = ______ (a) vehicle (b) conductor (c) driver (d) walker

15.             GUILTY = __________ (a) convict (b) convicted (c) prison (d) innocent

PART D: Write out a general word which describes what the others are. An example is given below:

(a)               Crocodile (b) Lizard (c) snake (d) alligator (e) Reptile        

      Ans = Reptile

16.             (a) Ludo (b) Table-tennis (c) Football (d) games (e) Discus

17.             (a) weapon (b) arrow (c) iron-rod (d) dagger (e) pistol

18.             (a) ostrich (b) eagle (c) pigeon (d) bird (e) vulture

19.             (a) banana (b) orange (c) apple (d) grape (e) fruit

20.             (a) noun (b) parts of speech (c) adjective (d) adverb (e) verbs

 

 

PART E: Write out a word that will end the first word and begin the second one.

Sample: Com ____ ook (a) p (b) d (c) b (d) k (e) f

21.             Malari ____ rab (a) a (b) g (c) d (e) w

22.             Bal ____ ight (a) t (b) l (c) s (d) e (e) r

23.             Doug ____ orse (a) t (b) m (c) c (d) h (e) f

24.             Min____nd (a) t (b) k (c) f (d) b (e) e

25.             Pla ____ ow (a) y (b) n (c) h (d) s (e) p

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26.             PUPILS = _________________

27.             CHURCH = _______________

28.             BISHOP = ________________

29.             MOSQUE = ________________

30.             FRIEND = _________________         

 

 

 

 

 

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