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Passage Reading and English Comprehension

813. In an attempt to find a solution to global climate change, scientists are researching the effects of releasing large quantities of iron into the upper ocean. This process is known as iron seeding and it can enhance the reproduction of phytoplankton, which in turn may lower global carbon dioxide levels, lowering global temperature. This process is also known as iron fertilisation or ocean nourishment and is the topic of an on-going debate by climate scientists. One criticism of the approach is that iron seeding may lead to a harmful algal bloom, which leads to the phenomena known as the red tide, releasing numerous toxic chemicals into the ocean.

What is a name for the potential solution to climate change?

(a) Iron nourishment
(b) Algal boom
(c) Iron seeding
(d) Ocean seeding

814. The alternative energy market has been growing year upon year, and bio fuels are seen as a major alternative energy source of the future. Renewable biofuels made from corn and other plants are as sustainable alternative to fossil fuels. However a major criticism of biofules is the amount of arable land required to grown the plants required for bio fuels, and with growing populations and food shortages around the world, it may not seem feasible. The bio fuel industry however states that numerous part of crops that are not eaten, and would normally be thrown away could be converted into bio fuel, creating greater opportunity for agriculture not creating problems.

What are Bio-fuels not referred to as?

(a) Sustainable
(b) Alternative
(c) Renewable
(d) Ecological

815. Pay day loans are becoming an increasing common phenomenon in the United Kingdom, with pay-day loans a now 3 billion pounds industry. These loans are often extremely high interest rates, missing payments can lead to a debt spiralling effect, in which debtors are trapped under an ever increasing mountain of debt, often using new loans to pay off exixting loans, worsening the problem. However for may people that are able topay back the loan quickly and without incident, pay day loans may be seen as a more convenient alternative to credit cards and bank overdrafts.

Which statement is not definitely true?

(a) Pay day loans are a $2 billion dollar industry
(b) Pay day loans often reach or exceed 4000% APR
(c) Pay day loans can lead to a debt spiralling effect
(d) Pay day loans can lead to bankruptcy

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1. Passage Reading 2. Verbal Logic 3. Non Verbal Logic 4. Numerical Logic

5. Data Interpretation 6. Reasoning 7. Analytical Ability 8. Basic Numeracy

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