PTE Sample Test 21 – Reading (Reorder Paragraphs)

Reorder Paragraphs  – It requires test takers to be familiar with the organization and cohesion of academic texts and arrange text in a single correct order.

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Pearson English Test – Reorder Paragraphs

  • Re-order / Rearrange the sentence in such a way that make sense. #1

[A]. Since then, intelligence tests have been mostly used to separate dull children in school from average or bright children, so that special education can be provided to the dull.
[B]. In other words, intelligence tests give us a norm for each age.
[C]. Intelligence is expressed as intelligence quotient, and tests are developed to indicate what an average child of a certain age can do: what a 5-year-old can answer, but a 4-year-old cannot, for instance.
[D]. Binet developed the first set of such tests in the early 1900s to find out which children in school needed special attention.
[E]. Intelligence can be measured by tests.



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  • Re-order / Rearrange the sentence in such a way that make sense. #2

[A]. Although there are large regional variations, it is not infrequent to find a large number of people sitting here and there and doing nothing.
[B]. Once in office, they receive friends and relatives who feel free to call any time without prior
[C]. Quite often people visit ailing friends and relatives or go out of their way to help them in their
personal matters even during office hours.
[D]. Even those who are employed often come late to the office and leave early unless they are
forced to be punctual.
[E]. Work is not intrinsically valued in India.

  • Re-order / Rearrange the sentence in such a way that make sense. #3

[A]. But sometimes, the persons of opposite nature also come closer fall in each other’s company by accident,chance or out of ignorance vitiating the above statement to some extent.
[B]. If a man moves in the company of good, gentle and noble people, he is usually adjudged to be a gentleman.
[C]. It is usual for a man to see company of those who possess tastes, tendencies and temperaments like his own.
[D]. On the other side, if he keeps company with evil persons and bad characters, he is considered to be a man of bad character.
[E]. Generally, the character and conduct of a person is gauged by the kinds of people he mixes and moves with.



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