Sample Questions for Verbal Intelligence
- Rearrange the following letters to make a word and choose the category in which it fits.
Explanation: By rearranging "FADLOFDI", we get "DAFFODIL" which is a flower.
- epidemic : contagiousness
- vaccine : virus
- laxative : drug
- anesthetic : numbness
- therapy : psychosis
Explanation:It is a cause-to-effect relationship. Just as a sedative causes drowsiness, an anesthetic causes numbness.
Explanation: Just like "frugal" is synonymous with "miserly behavior", similarly "foolhardy" is a synonym for "rash".
- a t r u n
- p o d e b
- t e c a r
- m o h a t
- e t l r n
Correct answer: L
Explanation: Convert each letter to its numerical equivalent in the alphabet e.g. the letter "C" is assigned the number "3". Afterwards, for each row, multiply the numerical equivalents of the first two columns in order to calculate the letter in the third column.
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- crude and raw
- crude and top
- light and ignite
- stairs and top
- light and raw
Explanation: crude and raw,imply the same message and can be used as synonyms.
Neurobics are an assortment of brain exercises that help stimulate it and keep it healthy and fit. It's in many ways synonymous with aerobics, but instead of your body it's your mind which takes part in the exercises. For good results they should be practiced on a regular basis.
Neurobics do not demand additional time for practicing, they are a set of exercises which you can integrate in your daily chores and spice up your monotonous routine with fun and flavor. These are not essentially complicated but variations of your normal tasks which teach your brain newer task everyday.
The brain is the most extraordinary organ gifted to man. But it is not to be taken for granted. Simulation and exercise are its only fodder, for keeping it up and running. Besides improving brain function, it also protects against cognitive decline. Research tells us that just using the brain, veritably increases the number of dendritic branches that connect brain cells.