Verbal Reasoning - Classification

In each of the following questions, five words have been given out of which four are alike in some manner, while the fifth one is different. Choose the word which is different from the rest.

21. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Sparrow
B. Eagle
C. Hawk
D. Vulture
E. Owl

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

All except Sparrow are flesh-eating birds.


22. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Mahavir
B. Buddha
C. Marx
D. Jesus
E. Gandhi

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

All except Marx propagated non-violence.


23. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Axe
B. Sword
C. Knife
D. Shovel
E. Saw

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

All except Shovel are tools used for cutting or chopping.


24. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Seminar
B. Semicolon
C. Semifinal
D. Semicircle
E. Semitone

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

In all except Seminar, 'semi' indicates 'half.


25. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Nephrology
B. Entomology
C. Astrology
D. Mycology
E. Pathology

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

All except Astrology are branches of biology.