Para Jumble (68)

Directions (Q. 1-5): Given below are six sentences A), B), C), D), E) and F). Arrange them in a proper sequence so as to form a meaningful paragraph and then answer the questions given below.


(A) It is a general term used to describe over 200 individual diseases.

(B) The abnormal cells grow without any control, invade through normal tissue barriers and reproduce indefinitely.

(C) The word “cancer” comes from Latin, meaning a crab.

(D) These characteristics include development within any tissue of a malignant growth.

(E) A tumour was called cancer because of swollen veins around the area resembling a crab’s limbs.

(F) These diseases progress differently over a period of time and share certain characteristics.


1. Which of the following should be the SECOND sentence after rearrangement?

(1) A                (2) B               (3) C                (4) D                (5) E

2. Which of the following should be the THIRD sentence after rearrangement?

(1) A               (2) B               (3) C                 (4) D               (5) E

3. Which of the following should be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement?

(1) A              (2) B                (3) C                 (4) D               (5) E

4. Which of the following should be the FIFTH sentence after rearrangement?

(1) A             (2) B                (3) C                  (4) D                 (5) None of these

5. Which of the following should be the SIXTH (LAST) sentence after rearrangement?

(1) A              (2) B               (3) C                   (4) D                 (5) None of these




1. 5              2.2               3.4              4.1            5.5


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