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 - Would you like to have … glass of water?

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : A

Explanation

No definite noun has been named, so we do not use “the”, 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 - … Kashmir is … Switzerland of India

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : D

Explanation

We don’t use articles before Proper nouns so “no article”, but we are naming an exact place in comparison in the second case, so “the”.

Q 5 - There is … hourly bus service on this route.

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 - Are you shopping for ... health-spa?

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : A

Explanation

Doesn't mention any specific health-spa, hence "a".

Q 7 - My book has become ... best seller in academic English preparation.

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 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 am looking for … MS Word document I had saved on my desktop.

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : C

Explanation

Talks of a specific MS Word document, hence “the”.

Q 10 - Can anyone give me ... hand?

A - a

B - an

C - the

D - no article

Answer : A

Explanation

Doesn't mention any specific noun, hence “a”. “Giving a hand” means helping someone.


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