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Alphabetizing Quiz 4

File the following correctly.

Item 01

1) Analiza B. Viray
2) Annaliza C. Vicencio
3) Mary Ann D. Santiago
4) Carmela M. Santos
5) Janice O. Yap

a) 3-4-2-1-5
b) 3-4-1-2-5
c) 3-4-1-5-2
d) 3-4-5-1-2
e) 3-1-4-5-2

Item 02

1) Lily O. Allen
2) Mandy N. Perez
3) Gigi F. Hadid
4) Madison T. Reyes
5) Arnold M. Reynoso

a) 1-3-4-2-5
b) 1-3-4-5-2
c) 1-3-2-4-5
d) 1-2-3-4-5
e) 1-3-2-5-4

Item 03

1) Collin S. Santa Maria
2) Melanie D. Delos Santos
3) Wilson I. Ong-Yap
4) Edison H. Florida
5) Lexi T. Tramo

a) 2-3-4-1-5
b) 2-4-3-1-5
c) 2-4-3-5-1
d) 2-3-1-5-4
e) 2-3-4-5-1

Item 04

1) Sarah G. Hernandez
2) Elmo E. San Rafael
3) Anna I. Santo Tomas
4) Lea S. San Bartolome
5) Jasmine P. Hesarza

a) 1-4-2-5-3
b) 1-4-5-2-3
c) 1-5-4-3-2
d) 1-5-4-2-3
e) 1-2-3-4-5

Item 05

1) Mary Ann F. Dela Torre
2) Zenaida M. Zulaybar
3) Andres P. Zuniga
4) Mildred G. Dela Cruz
5) Norman T. Delos Santos

a) 4-1-2-3-5
b) 4-1-3-5-2
c) 4-1-5-2-3
d) 3-1-4-5-2
e) 3-1-4-2-5

Item 06

1) Nestor P. San Lorenzo
2) Bella Tanya
3) Light A. Ong-Yu
4) Misty B. Santa Ana
5) Paolo D. San Pedro

a) 3-1-5-4-2
b) 3-1-5-2-4
c) 3-1-4-2-5
d) 2-3-4-1-5
e) 2-3-4-5-1

Item 07

1) Junjun F. Aban-aban
2) Lando M. Abanag
3) Harry T. Distro
4) Helen S. Santiago
5) Julie E. Enriquez

a) 2-1-3-4-5
b) 1-3-2-5-4
c) 1-2-5-4-3
d) 1-2-3-5-4
e) 2-1-3-5-4

Item 08

1) Melissa S. Baldomino
2) Baldonado Nicanor
3) Laila San Nicolas
4) Irma P. Paz
5) Gigi E. Pio

a) 1-2-3-5-4
b) 1-2-4-3-5
c) 1-2-3-4-5
d) 2-5-4-3-1
e) 2-5-4-1-3

Item 09

1) Devin C. San Dionisio
2) Alma R. Rodriguez
3) Liza M. Tan-Ching
4) Henry U. Tiuseco
5) Quintin F. Valencia

a) 2-1-3-5-4
b) 2-1-3-4-5
c) 2-1-4-3-5
d) 2-1-5-4-3
e) 2-1-5-3-4

Item 10

1) Jasper O. Villanueva
2) Emily A. Villasper
3) Ronnel D. Villaluz
4) Amity L. Sa-dam
5) Nixon M. San-dala

a) 4-5-3-1-2
b) 4-5-3-2-1
c) 4-2-1-5-3
d) 4-2-1-3-5
e) 4-1-2-5-3

Answer key:

1) a – 3-4-2-1-5
2) c – 1-3-2-4-5
3) b – 2-4-3-1-5
4) d – 1-5-4-2-3
5) c – 4-1-5-2-3
6) a – 3-1-5-4-2
7) d – 1-2-3-5-4
8) c – 1-2-3-4-5
9) b – 2-1-3-4-5
10) a – 4-5-3-1-2

Civil Service Review Spelling Quiz 6 – Set 2

In each item, identify the word with incorrect spelling.

Item 01

a. definitly
b. unpublished
c. parallel
d. exhilarate
e. None of the above.

Item 02

a. metaphor
b. excede
c. thunderstorm
d. mechanical
e. None of the above.

Item 03

a. tendentious
b. posthumous
c. severe
d. reciept
e. None of the above.

Item 04

a. witless
b. infamous
c. vaccuum
d. exculpate
e. None of the above.

Item 05

a. exceptionable
b. buoyant
c. refference
d. brusque
e. None of the above.

Item 06

a. advocacy
b. playright
c. negligence
d. paraphernalia
e. None of the above.

Item 07

a. mispell
b. wean
c. projectile
d. retribution
e. None of the above.

Item 08

a. scintillate
b. tantalize
c. withere
d. tangential
e. None of the above.

Item 09

a. dumbell
b. tantamount
c. opulence
d. delineate
e. None of the above.

Item 10

a. accost
b. despise
c. equestrian
d. pronounciation
e. None of the above.

Answers:

1. a – definitely
2. b – exceed
3. d – receipt
4. c – vacuum
5. c – reference
6. b – playwright
7. a – misspell
8. c – wither
9. a – dumbbell
10. d – pronunciation

Analogy Exercise 1

Fill in the blank with the correct answer.

1.) North : ____ :: Up : Down
a.) East
b.) South
c.) Left
d.) Middle
e.) Bottom

2.) One : Three  :: ____ : Nine
a.) Two
b.) Three
c.) Five
d.) Seven
e.) Nine

3.) Square : Four :: ____ : Seven
a.) Pentagon
b.) Parallelogram
c.) Heptagon
d.) Nonagon
e.) Pendragon

4.) _____ : Kabul :: Philippines : Manila
a.) Iraq
b.) Kyrgyzstan
c.) Nepal
d.) Afghanistan
e.) Oman

5.) Bishop : Chess :: _____ : Badminton
a.) Player
b.) Swing
c.) Shuttlecock
d.) Tennis
e.) Court

6.) Fur : ____ :: Petal : Flower
a.) Lion
b.) Coat
c.) Dress
d.) Cold
e.) Smooth

7.) Colony : Ants :: ____ : Penguins
a.) Colony
b.) Pack
c.) Herd
d.) School
e.) Company

8.) Bad : Egregious :: Loquacious : ____
a.) Good
b.) Shy
c.) Worst
d.) Silent
e.) Talkative

9.) Children : Child :: ____ : Ox
a.) Wolves
b.) Oxes
c.) Group
d.) Oxen
e.) Wolf

10.) ____ : Snake :: Bleat : Sheep
a.) Pipe
b.) Caw
c.) Hiss
d.) Bellow
e.) Squeak

Answers:

1.) b. South – Relationship: Opposite
2.) b. Three – Relationship: Ratio and Proportion
3.) c. Heptagon – Relationship: Number of Sides
4.) d. Afghanistan – Relationship: Country capital
5.) c. Shuttlecock – Relationship: Part to whole
6.) a. Lion – Relationship: Part to whole
7.) a. Colony – Relationship: Collective name to animals
8.) e. Talkative – Relationship: Synonyms
9.) d. Oxen – Relationship: Plural to Singular
10.) c. Hiss – Relationship: Sounds to Animals

Civil Service Exam Vocabulary Week 3 – Set 2

This is the PCSR third vocabulary reviewer.

1. Confound – verb

Confuse, puzzle

“Ha! No one can confound Conan! He can solve any case in a short period of time!” Billy said after watching the whole episode of Detective Conan.

2. Gall – noun

Irritation, bitterness

Lucas was filled with gall after being rejected by Annie.

3. Jaunty – adjective

Carefree, cheerful

Myrna got picked to play the role Lucy. She portrayed the scene in a jaunty style.

4. Ire – noun

Anger, rage

Jose tried his best to pacify the ire of his mother after failing on his exam.

5. Laud – verb

Praise, extol

Mrs. Gomez was lauded for her efforts to help the unfortunate children to get proper education.

6. Sinewy – adjective
Lean, firm, tough

The newly opened restaurant received negative feedbacks because their meat was sinewy to chew.

7. Retinue – noun

a group of advisers, assistants, or others accompanying an important person; attendants

Mr. President’s retinue followed him on his meeting abroad.

8. Warble – verb

Sing, babble

My 1-year-old baby is warbling while watching her favorite nursery rhyme video.

9. Scapegoat – noun

Someone who bears the blame for others

Cinderella is the scapegoat of her two wicked sisters.

10. Rubble – noun

Broken fragments, debris

After the earthquake, the rescue officers are now removing the rubble, hoping to find any survivors.

Rule 3 Alphabetizing Exercise

Rule 3 Alphabetizing Exercise

1)
a) Belen Nicanor
b) Jose Mario
c) Marcos Belen
d) Magno Bernardo
e) Leo Rosario

2)
a) Rodrigo Lee
b) Rosario Amor
c) Sebastian Nicolas
d) Romeo Jose
e) Pedro Bello

3)
a) Neri Benedicto
b) Rosa Patricio
c) Luzia Dee
d) Manuel Santos
e) Jerico Rodolfo

4)
a) Niña Tanya
b) Miguel Carlos
c) Juan Guzman
d) Carlos Rico
e) Jose Mari

5)
a) Celeste Laviste
b) Chloe Clemente
c) Siara Faina
d) Rosell Rafael
e) Enrique Jorge

Answer:

1) c-d-b-a-e
2) b-e-d-a-c
3) a-c-b-e-d
4) b-c-e-d-a
5) b-c-e-a-d