Verbal Ability - Articles Online Quiz


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Following quiz provides Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) related to Articles. You will have to read all the given answers and click over the correct answer. If you are not sure about the answer then you can check the answer using Show Answer button. You can use Next Quiz button to check new set of questions in the quiz.

Questions and Answers

Q 1 - There are sixty minutes in … hour.

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : A

Explanation

Talks about a non-definite noun, hence “a”.

Q 2 - I saw … old woman today.

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : B

Explanation

Talks about a non-definite noun starting with a vowel sound, hence “an”.

Q 3 - We should always follow … good and respect … elders

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : D

Explanation

No specific noun has been mentioned, instead a plural category is named, hence no article.

Q 4 - This is one of … most interesting songs I have heard.

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : C

Explanation

Talks about a specific condition; there cannot be more than one noun when we use words like “best, ideal, perfect, absolute, only”, hence “the”.

Q 5 - Germany is … European country.

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : B

Explanation

Talks about a non-definite noun starting with a vowel sound, hence “an”.

Q 6 - … scheme failed for want of involvement.

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : C

Explanation

Talks of a specific scheme, hence “the”.

Q 7 - Can you please go to ... hairdresser on the street?

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : C

Explanation

Talks of a specific barber, hence “the”.

Q 8 - ... Prime Minister of India will be visiting Australia next week.

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : C

Explanation

Talks about a unique post that is held by one person at a time, hence “the”.

Q 9 - I want to go to the cinema to see a film about ... FBI operation.

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : B

Explanation

Talks about a non-definite noun starting with a vowel sound, hence “an”.

Q 10 - Do ... Chinese study any languages other than … Chinese?

A - a/a

B - the/no article

C - the/the

D - no article/no article

Answer : B

Explanation

In the first case, “Chinese” is used to describe a category is, hence "the". In the second case, “no article” as we don’t use articles with languages, as they are proper nouns.


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