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One Word Substitution Quiz in English for Competitive Examinations such as SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, BANKS, CDS, NDA, MBA, RAILWAYS, PSC, etc.

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1) A government run by a dictator
A) Democracy
B) Autocracy
C) Oligarchy
D) Theocracy

2) The study of all heavenly bodies and the earth in relation to them
A) Astrology
B) Cosmotics
C) Astronomy
D) Palmistry

3) A person who believes that people are motivated purely by self-interest rather than acting for honourable or unselfish reasons
A) Agnostic
B) Cynic
C) Sceptic
D) Misogynist

4) A difficult problem. [SSC CGL Exam 2014]
A) Labyrinth
B) Maze
C) Conundrum
D) Puzzle

5) One who loves mankind
A) Anthropologist
B) Philanthropist
C) Siesmologist
D) Optometrist

6) A special fondness or liking for [SSC CGL Exam 2014]
A) Propensity
B) Inclination
C) Penchant
D) Preoccupation

7) A light sailing boat built especially for racing
A) Dinghy
B) Canoe
C) Yacht
D) Frigate

8) Through which light cannot pass
A) Dull
B) Dark
C) Obscure
D) Opaque

9) One who secretly listens to the talk of others
A) Spy
B) Detective
C) Emissary
D) Eavesdropper

10) The branch of science related to study of birds
A) Biologist
B) Naturalist
C) Zoologist
D) Ornithologist