[Unsolved] PTE Mock Test 23- Reading (Reorder Paragraphs)

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Reorder Paragraphs 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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 PTE Practice Test – Reorder Paragraphs

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

[A]. They soon learnt the sad inadequacy of bow and arrow and examples of successful resistance are rare.
[B]. They were too close to the main communications between North and South
[C]. Over the centuries the fringes of tribal territory have steadily receded.
[D]. On their western extremities in Maharashtra and Rajasthan the Bhil people still occasionally waylay travelers though they are now largely settled and Hinduised.
[E]. The sensitive, good-natured and gentle tribals were no match for the crusading incursions of Rajputs, Muslims and Marathas.

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

[A]. As officials, their vision of a country shouldn’t run too far beyond that of the local people with whom they have to deal.
[B]. Ambassadors have to choose their words.
[C]. To say what they feel they have to say, they appear to be denying or ignoring part of what they know.
[D]. So, with ambassadors as with other expatriates in black Africa, there appears at a first Meeting a kind of ambivalence.
[E]. They do a specialized job and it is necessary for them to live ceremonial lives.

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

[A]. This fact was established in the 1730s by French survey expeditions to Equador near the Equator and Lapland in the Arctic, which found that around the middle of the earth the arc was about a kilometer shorter.
[B]. One of the unsettled scientific questions in the late 18th century was that exact nature of the shape of the earth.
[C]. The length of one-degree arc would be less near the equatorial latitudes than at the poles.
[D]. One way of doing that is to determine the length of the arc along a chosen longitude or Meridian at one degree latitude separation.
[E]. While it was generally known that the earth was not a sphere but an ‘oblate spheroid’, more curved at the equator and flatter at the poles, the question of ‘how much more’ was yet to be established.

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