SECOND TERM EXAMINATION 2019 CLASS: PRIMARY 3 SUBJECT: VERBAL REASONING

SECOND TERM EXAMINATION 2019

CLASS: PRIMARY 3                                                         SUBJECT: VERBAL REASONING

 

NAME:……………………………………………………………………………………

Underline the word that does not belong to the group in each set

1.)   Boat                                  ship                                         car                                           canoe

2.)   rabbit                                man                                         hammer                                  monkey

3.)   chair                                 apple                                      table                                       bed

4.)   tilapia                               titus                                        fork                                         spoon

5.)   hammer                            hibiscus                                 lilly                                         spoon

 

Example:      Lion is to lioness

Wolf is to she-wolf

 

6.)   Dog is to _______________________

7.)   Pig is to ________________________

8.)   Cock is to _______________________

9.)   Peacock is to _____________________

10.) Ram is to ______________________

 

Search for the pair of words which are most opposite in meaning  

Example: Father and mother, absent and present  

11.)    here and there, weak and ___________________ (small, strong)

12.)    Clean and dirty, poor and ______________________ (fat, rich)

13.)    Singular and plural, fat and ____________________ (slow, thin)

14.)    better and worse, empty and __________________ (wild, full)

15.)    Fat and thin, open and _______________________ (lock, close)

Choose the correct conjunction to complete these sentences

Example:      Bola and Bimpe jumped high.

                        It was dark when she came in.

 

16.)    She said ____________________ it was too expensive (the,  that)

17.)    He waited _______________ it was noon (until,  or)

18.)    He is not fast ________________ she is (the,  as)

19.)    I am older _______________ him (that,  than)

20.)    I promised to follow him ______________ he paid me (what,  because)

Honey

Monkey

mouse

 


Fill in the blanks with suitable answers

Example: The biscuit is as sweet as honey

 

hammer

razor

book

 

 

 


21.)    It is as sharp as _____________

job

A.B.C

honey

 

 


22.)    The examination was as simple as _________________________

dog

eve

snail

 

 


23.)    She is as slow as a ________________

eel

snow

Solomon

 

 


24.)    She is as wise as _______________

snow

house

factory

 

 


25.)    Her teeth is as white as __________________

 

 

Example:      Allow is to allowance  

Behave is to behaviour

 

26.)          Remember is to ______________________      (remembrance,  warmth)

27.)          Enter is to ________________________                       (entrance,  visitor)

28.)          Hate is to ______________________                 (just,   hatred)

29.)          Appear is to _______________________          (happen,  appearance)

30.)          Able is to _______________________              (capable,   belief)

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