Directions: You are required to match statements from columns 1 and 2 and find which of the following pairs of statement make sense meaningfully and grammatically.
1
Column (1)   Column (2)
(A)
Nearly one-third of the Indian population is
  (D)
risen sharply in the last two decades.
(B)
The baby has a cute face
  (E)
dependent on the agricultural sector for national income.
(C)
The share of imports in India’s oil consumption has
  (F) primarily made of jute and cotton.
» Explain it
D
Checking A-E:

Nearly one-third of the Indian population is dependent on the agricultural sector for national income.

The above sentence is correct both grammatically and contextually.

Checking C-D:

The share of imports in India’s oil consumption has risen sharply in the last two decades.

The above sentence is correct both grammatically and contextually.

Checking B-F:

The baby has a cute face primarily made of jute and cotton.

The sentence doesn't make any sense. The pair B-F is hence invalid.

Option D is hence the correct answer.
2
Column (1)   Column (2)
(A)
Small scale industries comprise units involved
  (D)
the three leaders went as planned.
(B)
The bilateral meeting between
  (E)
donuts being served.
(C)
He's my sister's husband
  (F)
in manufacturing, processing and preservation of goods.

» Explain it
A
Checking A-F:

Small scale industries comprise units involved in manufacturing, processing and preservation of goods.

The above sentence is correct both grammatically and contextually.

Checking B-D:

The bilateral meeting between the three leaders went as planned.

The above sentence is incorrect. “Trilateral” meeting takes place between ‘three’ countries whereas “bilateral” meeting takes place between ‘two’ countries.

Hence, the pair B-D is valid.
 
Checking C-E:

He's my sister's husband donuts being served.

The above sentence too is correct both grammatically and contextually. Hence, the pair C-E is valid.

Option A is hence the correct answer.
3
Column (1)   Column (2)
(A)
With the help of Mingle app, the customers can avail
  (D)
of philanthropy by industrialists.
(B)
India has had a rich tradition
  (E)
whatever it takes.
(C)
I have known him forever
  (F) various banking services through the official facebook page of SBI.
» Explain it
D
Checking B-D:

India has had a rich tradition of philanthropy by industrialists.

The above sentence is correct both grammatically and contextually.

Checking A-F:

With the help of Mingle app, the customers can avail various banking services through the official facebook page of SBI.

The above sentence is also correct both grammatically and contextually.

Checking C-E:

I have known him forever whatever it takes.

The sentence doesn't make any sense contextually. The pair C-E is hence invalid.

Option D is hence the correct answer.
4
Column (1)   Column (2)
(A)
Founders who are instrumental in starting up company often lose control
  (D)
caused the accumulation of wealth at the top.
(B)
Greater returns to capital than wages have
  (E)
complicated than I had anticipated.
 
(C)
Things are getting more
  (F) of firm when they dilute their stakes to raise multiple rounds of funding.
» Explain it
B
Checking A-F:

Founders who are instrumental in starting up company often lose control of firm when they dilute their stakes to raise multiple rounds of funding.

The above sentence is correct both grammatically and contextually.

Checking B-D:

Greater returns to capital than wages have caused the accumulation of wealth at the top.

The above sentence is correct both grammatically and contextually as well.

Checking C-E:

Things are getting more complicated than I had anticipated.

The above sentence too is correct both grammatically and contextually.

Option B is hence the correct answer.
5
Column (1)   Column (2)
(A)
Though the Tirur betel leaf is commonly used for making pan masala for chewing,
  (D)
released and downloading new versions immediately to stay secure.
(B)
We recommend keeping an eye on when WhatsApp updates are
  (E)
roses in the garden bloomed.
(C)
That could be dangerous
  (F)
it has many medicinal, industrial and cultural usages.

» Explain it
D
Checking C-E:

That could be dangerous roses in the garden bloomed.  

The sentence doesn't make any sense grammatically or contextually. The pair C-E is hence invalid.

Checking B-D:

We recommend keeping an eye on when WhatsApp updates are released and downloading new versions immediately to stay secure.

The above sentence is correct both grammatically and contextually.

Checking A-F:

Though the Tirur betel leaf is commonly used for making pan masala for chewing, it has many medicinal, industrial and cultural usages.

The above sentence is also correct both grammatically and contextually.

Option D is hence the correct answer.

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