NED UNIVERSITY OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY, KARACHI–75270 PRE–ADMISSION ENTRY TEST BATCH FOR ADMISSION IN B.E. / B.E. (SELF FINANCE) / BCIT / B.Arch. Time Allowed: Two Hours
1. Ballpoint pen, dark pencil (BB) and eraser are required for this Test. You may bring with you on ordinary or a scientific calculator. Programmable calculators or any type of tables are not allowed. 2. Give your undivided attention to the Instructions given in the Examination Hall. You will be told when to start and when to stop. 3. During the test, do not borrow any article, talk, whisper or turn your eyes or head away from your own papers. Non–compliance with instructions will disqualify you from the Test. 4. Fill in your Name in Block–Letters, University Roll number and Registration number (or numbers, separated by commas, if you are an applicant under more than category) with ballpoint pen, on the Answer sheet. 5. The Answer sheet is made of special paper, which gives itself a „carbon‟ copy on the Duplicate. Do not use ballpoint pen for answering questions, as you may require to change your answer. 6. Rough work, if required, may be done only on the blank provided with this booklet. Do not write anything anywhere on the Test booklet. 7. Attempt all four Sections, twenty–five questions each, included in this booklet. It is in your interest not to spend more than 30 minutes in answering any of the Sections. 8. Use a dark pencil to shade–in the circle representing your choice. For example, the choice B is shown below: A B C D
More than one answer will be considered as an incorrect answer. If you want to change your choice, do not cross it, use an eraser. 9. Detach and submit the Original Answer sheet together with test booklet before you leave the Examination Hall or when asked. The Duplicate sheet is your take–home copy to help you to evaluate your own Test performance and may be required for any later reference.
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Direction: In each of the following sentences, a word or phrase is underlined. From the choices given, select the one word or phrase that best preserves the meaning of the original sentence. Indicate the correct answer by blackening the corresponding space on the answer grid. 1. Home buyers are proceeding cautiously because of the high interest fields. A) hastily B) occasionally C) warily D) deliberately 2. Due to the efforts of conservationists and environmentalists, few people are unaware of the problems of endangered species. A) obstinate about B) ignorant of C) indifferent to D) adjacent to 3. Shelley‟s famous poem “To a Skylark” praises the bird for its carefree spirit. A) keen B) harsh C) blithe D) gauche 4. The development of general anesthetics has allowed doctors to operate without the pain once associated with surgery A) fear B) protest C) rage D) anguish 5. Severe snowstorms cause power failures in the Northeast every winter. A) Tornadoes B) Hurricanes C) Blizzards D) Earthquakes
Directions: Choose the best opinion to complete the following sentence: 6. There are four major industries in the area, _________. A) each employing over 2,000 workers B) where 2,000 are employed at 7. The success of the play was due to _________ A) the doctors and how it was produced B) the acting and the production 8. It can be dangerous for one‟s health __________ A) to diet continually and to avoid exercise B) dieting continually with no exercise 9. Having studied only English, __________ A) a foreign language would appeal to me B) I am looking forward to taking a foreign language 10. The company has invested millions o dollars _______. A) so the unemployed can get new jobs B) to create new jobs for the unemployed
A PRESENTATION OF STUDENTS’ CORNER
Directions: Each sentence has four words or phrases underlined. The four underlined parts of the sentence are marked A, B, C & D. You are to identify the one underlined number of the problem and...