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Analogy

Analogy - Important Points


1.

Choose the correct alternative having the same relation as the words on one side of (: :) the given pair:
King : Throne : : Judge : ?

A. Lawyer

B. Bench

C. Court

D. Trial

Discuss Work Space

Answer: option b

Explanation:

As ‘King’ is related to ‘Judge’, in the same way ‘Throne’ is related to ‘Bench’.


2.

Choose the correct alternative having the same relation as the words on one side of (: :) the given pair:
Wisdom : Folly : : Massive : ?

A. Huge

B. Enormous

C. Tiny

D. Giant

Discuss Work Space

Answer: option a

Explanation:

Second is larger from the first.


3.

Choose the correct alternative having the same relation as the words on one side of (: :) the given pair: 
Canyon : Gulf : : Rain : ?

A. Storm

B. Water

C. River

D. Stream

Discuss Work Space

Answer: option c

Explanation:

‘Tiny’ is the antonym of ‘Massive’ in the same way as ‘Folly’ is the antonym of ‘Wisdom’.


4.

Choose the correct alternative having the same relation as the words on one side of (: :) the given pair:
Loyalty : Traitor : : Truthfulness : ?

A. Worker

B. Liar

C. Diligent

D. Faithful

Discuss Work Space

Answer: option b

Explanation:

Former quality cannot be expected from the later.


5.

Choose the correct alternative having the same relation as the words on one side of (: :) the given pair:
Confirmed : Inveterate : : Financial : ?

A. Economic

B. Incredible

C. Bankrupt

D. Knot

Discuss Work Space

Answer: option c

Explanation:

Confirmed and inveterate are related terms. Similarly, Financial and Bankrupt are related terms