Verbal Ability - Verbal Analogies - Discussion

Discussion :: Verbal Analogies - Section 1 (Q.No.14)

Each question consist of two words which have a certain relationship to each other followed by four pairs of related words, Select the pair which has the same relationship.



[A]. iron:metal
[B]. north pole:directions
[C]. magnetism:attraction
[D]. dust:desert

Answer: Option C


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Meena said: (Aug 20, 2011)  
Gravity and pull have the same meaning as attraction.
magnetism and attraction will also have same meaning.

Priya said: (Aug 20, 2011)  
I think both Gravity and pull can perform same work as attraction.Magnetism and attraction also do the same work.

Umakalyani said: (Dec 2, 2011)  
Pull is the property that gravity has and in the same way attraction is the property that magnetism has.

Rachna said: (Jan 28, 2012)  
Gravity is a force which pulls.

Magnetism is a force which attracts.

Rupabanta said: (Aug 31, 2012)  
Property of gravity is to pull.
Property of magnetism is to attract.
so answer is option c.

Soumen said: (Sep 21, 2013)  
But gravity always has a pulling effect whereas magnetism can pull as well as push i.e. attraction and repulsion. So is there a chance of ambiguity there?

Aayush said: (Aug 8, 2015)  
But Pull is the only property Gravity while attraction is just one of the property of Magnetism? What about this?

Abhi said: (Sep 14, 2016)  
Magnetism doesn't only attracts it pulls also.

But north-pole gives direction.

Mani said: (Sep 19, 2016)  
Magnets do both attraction &repulsion. But gravity only attracts.

Priya said: (Apr 15, 2018)  

Magnetism:attraction, they have the same property.

So, the correct answer is C.

Varshitha said: (Dec 11, 2020)  

You explained it clearly. Thank you.

Surya said: (Sep 15, 2021)  
Gravity pulls.

Magnet attracts.

Surya said: (Sep 15, 2021)  
Gravity pulls.

Magnet attracts.

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