Logical Reasoning - Essential Part - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Essential Part - Type 1 (Q.No. 2)
Directions to Solve
Each question has an underlined word followed by four answer choices. You will choose the word that is a necessary part of the underlined word.

Answer: Option
A desert is an arid tract of land. Not all deserts are flat (choice d). Not all deserts have cacti or oases (choices a and c).
12 comments Page 1 of 2.

Rupjyoti said:   9 months ago
Why not Cactus?

Chelsea lynch said:   2 years ago
Agree with the given answer. Option B is the right one.

Swish said:   4 years ago
According to me, it is None of them, as they're also cold deserts where it rains very little and snowbound year long, which means arid is not the answer.

Madhu said:   9 years ago
Nice @Sundhar. Good explanation.

But you forgot to say about tract.

Tract: It means a section or part.

Anil said:   1 decade ago
Thank you Sundar.

Sundar said:   1 decade ago
desert - Arid land with little or no vegetation.

cactus - A succulent plant with a thick, fleshy stem that typically bears spines, lacks leaves, and has brilliantly colored flowers. Cacti are native to arid regions of the New World and are cultivated elsewhere, esp. as houseplants.

oasis - A fertile spot in a desert where water is found.

arid - (of land or a climate) Having little or no rain; too dry or barren to support vegetation.

flat - A level tract of land.

Hope this will help you. Have a nice day!

Anil said:   1 decade ago
Oasis means ?

Ashi said:   1 decade ago
Thats right, to be a desert a land shoud be rid.

Vertika said:   1 decade ago
Arid means a dry piece of land. So, being dry, there can be no cacti or oasis. Ok.

Swati said:   1 decade ago
I want exact explanation for arid.

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