Rearrange the following five sentences (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.
(A) For almost two months now, the struggle to cap the oil well and protect large sections of the countrys coastline from being devastated has been the top story in the news and the major concern of the US administration.
(B) At present, though, one finds little expression of this in the discussions around the oil spill.
(C) In these months it has been realized that this is an environmental crisis of gigantic proportions, and is purely man-made.
(D) Oil and water do not mix, as the Americans are being forced to accept with the tragic oil spill from a British Petroleum oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico.
(E) Whether in the long-term this will compel Americans to think again about their dependance on fossil fuels and seriously embark on the path of scaling it down and encouraging alternatives remains to be seen .
Which of the following should be the FOURTH sentence after rearrangement ?
Below is given a single word with its meanings in different contexts as options. You have to select all those options which are synonyms of the word when the context is changed. Select the correct alternative from 1), 2), 3), and 4) which represents all those synonyms.
(A) Pauper (B) Pity (C) Commiseration (D) Leniency
a) Only (B)
b) Both (B) and (C)
c) Both (A) and (B)
d) Only (B), (C) and (D)