Revised GRE Text completion questions set 1

Hi friends i have collected some text completion problems and wanted to share it with you, so try to answer this Text completion problems and check your answers soon:


  1. Although it appeared to be __________ after its stagnation and eventual cancellation in 1989, Doctor Who Returned to BBC in 2005 to become the longest –running science-fiction show in history.
  • Moribund
  • Ascendant
  • Unflagging
  • Defunct
  • Sated
  1. The capacity of embryonic stem cells to develop into most types of human tissue makes them of ____________ value for a myriad of medical applications, but the genetic program that underlies this quality is not yet known.
  • Immediate
  • Negligible
  • Monetary
  • Intrinsic
  • Potential
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  1. Social Critic Neil Postman identified what he saw as a sort of intellectual __________ when he wrote, “What Orwell feared were those who would ban books. What Huxley feared was that there would be no reason to ban a book, for there would be no one who wanted to read one.”
  • Pondering
  • Malingering
  • Entropy
  • Cerebration
  • Banishment
  1. As the effect of foreign competition and a sense of threatened _________ reached each canton, talk of independence grew more common.
  • Immunity
  • Apotheosis
  • Belligerence
  • Recidivism
  • Autonomy
  1. By the mid-1700s, when it began a concerted effort to prevent famine and plague, the French government had fully realized that the success of its state building projects ____________ the welfare of its people, particularly the labor-providing lower class.
  • Threatened
  • Depended on
  • Promoted
  • Should supercede
  • Prevented
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  1. Traditional upper class _________ such as fox hunting and cricket have largely given way to more egalitarian amusements over the course of the last century.
  • Stereotypes
  • Disportments
  • Vocations
  • Canards
  • Professions
  1. One particular __________ of many grammarians is the serial comma: whether to use one or not is an issue about which they will quibble at great length and not without some pedantic pleasure.
  • Crotchet
  • Awl
  • Apogee
  • Nadir
  • Opus
The Answers will be released in next week. So Post your answers here, if possible with an explanation. All the Best.

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  • Adivy
    My try over these questions-
    5)Depended on
  • raminjpr
    My try over these questions-
    5)Depended on
    Hi Adivy...very good attempt...u r partially rite...but still u have some errors...check here in the next week to get the answer..😀 So friends, i expect more answers .


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  • raminjpr
    The Correct Answers for the above text completion set :

    1. D.) Defunct
    2. E.) Potential
    3. C.) Entropy
    4. E.) Autonomy
    5. B.) Depended on
    6. B.) Disportments
    7. A.) Crotchet

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