First Term Examination Verbal Reasoning Primary 3 (Basic 3) – Exam Questions

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VERBAL REASONING 

FIRST TERM EXAMINATION 

CLASS – PRIMARY 3 (BASIC 3) 

INSTRUCTION: Answer all the questions. 

 

 

SECTION A

Choose the correct answer from the OPTION. 

1. How many vowel sound are there in ALPHABET?

[a] 10

[b] 5

[c] 3

 

2. The second vowel is _____________________.

[a] e

[b] u

[c] o

 

3. She is as black as _____________________.

[a] snow

[b] charcoal

[c] gold

 

4. The pineapple is sweet as _____________________.

[a] honey

[b] soup

[c] bitterleaf

 

5. Big and small ; Up and _____________________.

[a] long

[b] down

[c] load

 

6. The twenty sixth letter is _____________________.

[a] A

[b] E

[c] Z

 

 

7. How many consonant letter are there in alphabet?

[a] 20

[b] 21

[c] 13

 

8. The opposite of sister is _____________________.

[a] father

[b] mother

[c] uncle

 

9. We _____________________ happy to be here.

[a] are

[b] was

[c] at

 

10. Our team _____________________ the match.

[a] won

[b] win

[c] work

 

11. The tea is very _____________________.

[a] hut

[b] hot

[c] hurt

 

12. How many consonants are there in ZOO?

[a] 4

[b] 0

[c] 1

 

13. How many vowels are there in Teacher?

[a] 3

[b] 2

[c] 5

 

14. Form a word; Combine G, G, E _____________________.

[a] GEG

[b] GGE

[c] EGG

 

 

15. The sixth letter is Ff. Which letter comes after it _____________________.

[a] Gg

[b] Hh

[c] Ii

 

 

SECTION B

Answer all the questions. 

 

1. Choose the words that are similar in meaning e.g Aid – Help.

a. Good – ( Start, Well )

b. Beautiful – ( pretty, Sick )

c. Popular – ( Quarrel, Famous )

d. Idle – ( Lazy, brave )

 

2. Arrange these words in alphabetical order:

a. Police, Pastor, Plate __________, __________, _________

b. Mistress, Mattress, Magnet __________, __________, __________

c. Zebra, Zenith, Zip __________, __________, __________

d. Dog, Egg, Come __________, __________, __________

e. Carry, Count, Colour __________, __________, ___________

 

3 Alphabetical Patterns:

a. AB CD EF _________ _________ ________

b. JKL MNO PQR _________ _________ ________

c. LMN OPQ RST _________ _________ ________

d. ABC DEF GHI _________ _________ ________

 

4. Give a word that sounds like each of the following words e.g Eat – It.

a. Ice _________________

b. His ________________

c. Too ________________

d. Buy ________________

 

5. Complete the following similes by choosing the correct word from the bracket e.g. As sharp as Razor.

a. As Green as _________________________

b. As slow as __________________________

c. As white as __________________________

 

 

d. As sweet as ___________________________

e. As easy as ___________________________

 

6. Word and Opposite;

a. Rich ________________

b. Black _________________

c. Early _________________

d. Empty _________________

e. Happy _________________