While preparing for any Bank, Insurance or Government Exams one of the biggest challenges the aspirants face is preparing for the Cloze Test. Cloze Test is one of the recurring topics under the English Language section of various competitive exams. It tests a candidates understanding of the passage, grammatical skills and vocabulary, and like RC, it is one of the most scoring topics under the English Language section.To ace the Cloze Test questions you will have to practice and solve them regularly. Keep this point in mind, we have started a new series –Practice Cloze Test. In this series, we are going to provide you with Free Cloze Test Questions regularly. So, let’s begin with English Cloze Test 09.
English Cloze Test 09
Directions for Questions 1 to 10: In the following passage, there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each, five words are suggested, one of which fits the blank appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
(A) Lover the world, rights related to information technology that are already legally recognized are daily being violated, (B) in the name of economic advancement, political stability or for personal greed and interests. Violations of these rights have (C) new problems in human social systems, such as the digital divide, cybercrime, digital security and privacy concerns, all of which have (D) people’s lives either directly or indirectly.
It is important that countries come up with the guidelines for action to (E) the incidences of malicious attacks on the confidentiality, integrity and availability of electronic data and systems, computer-related crimes, content-related offences and violations of intellectual property rights. (F) threats to critical infrastructure and national interests arising from the use of the internet for criminal and terrorist activities are of growing (G). The harm incurred to businesses, governments and individuals in those countries in which the internet is used (H) is gaining in (I) and importance, while in other countries, cybercrime threatens the application of information and communication technology for government services, health care, trade, and banking. As users start losing (J) in online transactions and business, the opportunity costs may become substantial.