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.

26. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Elephant
B. Man
C. Seal
D. Hawk
E. Whale

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

All except Hawk are mammals.


27. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Tortoise
B. Frog
C. Rat
D. Mongoose
E. Snake

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

Snake is the only poisonous animal in the group.


28. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Tulsidas
B. Sheridan
C. Kalidas
D. Shakespeare
E. Bernard Shaw

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

All except Tulsidas are names of famous dramatists.


29. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Record
B. Shorthand
C. Morse
D. Codes
E. Semaphore

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

All except Record are the brief notations in a language, while record is a detailed account.


30. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Arrow
B. Missile
C. Sword
D. Bullet
E. Spear

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

All except Sword strike the target at a distance.