(136-140) : In each of these questions, a paragraph is given that has blank in it. Five sentences (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5) are suggested. Out of these, only one fits the blank in the context of the paragraph. Pick that sentence as the answer.

All of this is making the world a very difficult place for hundreds of millions of rural people who do not enjoy the advantage of a level playing field, who have been told to wait patiently for generations ……………………………………………………. The politics of growing inequality and led by rising rural-urban differences have implications that will test democracies. These problems are not simply going to disappear - a side effect of economic growth, technological advancement and globalization.

A Developing countries with large agrarian populations will have to be proactive in dealing with the emergent situation. Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
B But murmurs of discontent, rising to crescendos of rural prospect, for instance, in Thailand, show that the deepening rifts in lifestyles and protests will not for long be meekly tolerated. Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
C If it takes the right steps, India can show the way to other countries. Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
D As purchasing power increases in big cities, it gives rise to specialized educational opportunities Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
E None of these Correct Answer Incorrect Answer


Here, option 2 is correct. We can understand that the situation is not good. In the third sentence, we can see that a problem is mentioned. So, in the sentence before it too, something related to the problem should also be mentioned and option 2 is correct.

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