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reading comprehensions for CAT

  • Reading comprehension questions involve reading of a passage of about 300 – 600 words and deriving answers from the passage content..
  • RCs forms an important part of the English Language section. This section mainly focuses on to check the ability to understand the language and the underlying concept of the passage. The main focus should be to have a good command over the language as well as time management.
  • Make sure you attempt these passage on a regular basis and with complete seriousness.
  • Read the passage below and then answer the questions that follow.
  • Once you are finished, click the ‘Get Results’ button below. Any items you have not completed will be marked incorrect.

RC Passage

As I slung my pack onto my shoulders a big mosquito thudded against my cheek. There had been a few through the day, but it was early in the season – the ice had gone out just two weeks before – and I had scarcely noticed them. But now as I walked down the ridge, the last breeze faded, and they were on me. Rising in clouds from the soggy tundra, they pelted against my face. I reached in my pocket for the repellent and came up empty.

CDS RC: Passage-19

Question 1
The traveler could not feel the breeze because
A
The mosquito had bitten him
B
He was at the foot of the ridge
C
There was no ice on the mountain
D
There was no breeze on the tundra mountain
Question 1 Explanation: 
The traveler could not feel the breeze because he was at the foot of the ridge.
Question 2
The traveler carried with him
A
Mosquito repellent
B
A pack of food
C
A sling
D
A back-pack
Question 2 Explanation: 
The traveler carried with him a back-pack.
Question 3
When he was in the arctic, the time of the year was
A
Middle of winter
B
Early autumn
C
Early spring
D
Middle of summer
Question 3 Explanation: 
When he was in the arctic, the time of the year was early autumn. It is the only logical time that can fit in the given case as no other season is possible.
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