To forgive an injury is often considered to be a sign of weakness; it is really a sign of strength. It is easy to allow oneself to be carried away by resentment and hate into an act of vengeance; but it takes a strong character to restrain those natural passions. The man who forgives an injury proves himself to be the superior of the man who wronged himself and puts the wrong-doer to shame.

The passage best supports' the statement that:

A. the sufferer alone knows the intensity of his sufferings.

B. people tend to forgive the things happened in the past.

C. natural passions are difficult to suppress.

D. mercy is the noblest form of revenge.

E. a person with calm and composed nature has depth of thought and vision.

Answer: Option D

Solution(By Examveda Team)

mercy is the noblest form of revenge.

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A. employment in production is more fruitful than employment in agriculture.

B. Indian economy is in a poor shape basically due to improper mobilisation of man-power.

C. a shift of labour from agricultural sector to the industrial sector would uplift the living standard.

D. the industrial sector is labour-deficient while the agricultural sector is over-manned in our country.

E. high performance is essential for organisational effectiveness.

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The passage best supports the statement that industrial exhibitions:

A. greatly tax the poor economies.

B. are more useful for the developed countries like U.S.A. whose products stand out superior to those of the developing countries.

C. are not of much use to the countries who are industrially backward.

D. boost up production qualitatively and quantitatively by analytical comparison of a country.

E. family, as ever, is the most potent means.

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The passage best supports the statement that:

A. press has a great role to play in a democracy.

B. the press is the only means to project to the masses the policies of the government.

C. the freedom of press is essential for the proper functioning of democracy.

D. the press can be used by the governments as an effective media for the upliftment of the backward sections of society.

E. all the information given by the press should be well-articulated so as to gain a good opinion towards the ruling party.