Direction (Q. 1-5): In each sentence below, a group of words has been printed in bold. From the four answer choices given below each sentence, pick out the one which can substitute the bold group of words correctly, without changing the meaning of the sentence. If there is no error, the answer is 4).
Due to his ill health, he couldn't attend his class.
Direction (Q. 6-10): Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below.
(A) Other factors are important in determining whether a stock market decline causes an economic setback.
(B) We tend to associate a stock market crash with an economic slump.
(C) The two most important factors are the impact on the banking sector and policy response to the crash.
(D) That is because we have seen such a link several times in the past.
(E) But there is no automatic link between the stock market crash and the economic downturn, say experts.
(F) For example, the Great Depression followed the Great Crash of 1929 in the US.
Which of the following should be the FIRST statement after rearrangement ?