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.

36. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Wheat
B. Barley
C. Rice
D. Pea
E. Mustard

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

All except Rice are rabi crops, while rice is a kharif crop.


37. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Lymphocytes
B. Plasma
C. Fibrinogen
D. Haemoglobin
E. Pepsinogen

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

All except Pepsinogen are constituents of blood, while pepsinogen is an enzyme.


38. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Manipur
B. Sikkim
C. Maharashtra
D. Haryana
E. Lakshadweep

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

All except Lakshadweep are states of India, while Lakshadweep is a Union Territory.


39. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Galileo
B. Copernicus
C. Columbus
D. Bhaskara
E. Aryabhatta

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

All except Columbus were astronomers, while Columbus was an explorer.


40. 

Choose the word which is different from the rest.

A. Peak
B. Mountain
C. Hillock
D. Mound
E. Valley

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

All except Valley are elevated features.