Tips for Short Answer Questions:


Tips for Short Answer Questions:

There are close to 10 questions. Few questions are straight forward. Like if time period before noon is called ante meridian, what is the time after noon called. But, there are few questions where you might need to go through a given picture which might vary from process flow diagram or a chart or whatever… to answer the short question. Just try to see and understand the give picture on the toe and answer. You should be OK.
·                       Don't forget the articles a, an, the before some words.
·                       Below is some questions and answers, whatever I have collected.
·                       Read the question and try to answer it by yourself first.

Most helpful and repeated in the PTE Exams:
1. Paying at the counter after shopping – check out
2. First story of the basement/building – basement
3. Fed up – Negative feeling
4. Who do you call in case of leaking pipeline – plumber
5. Microscope is used to see – Micro-organism  
6. Transfer quickly from computer to computer – virus, Downloading
7. Democratic government – people vote
8. What do you get when you buy something – receipt 
9. Agriculture based country – farming economy
10. Stars or planet – astronomy
11. Dead remains of plants – fossils
12. Business and advertising PR means – public relation
13. What do you need to see thing which are far away – Binoculars
14. Magnify minimal objects - microscope
15. Who to visit if you have fear of crowd – psychologist
16. Means of travelling in developed countries – public transport 
17. Washing clothes – laundry
18. Who is more playing football – men
19. Living things – Biology
20. Month between September and November – October
21.     What organ do cardiologists specialize in? – (the) heart / hearts
22.     If telescopes are used to locate distant objects, what instrument is employed to magnify minuscule objects? – (electron) microscope / microscopes
23.     Which kind of punishment for a crime is the less severe, an imprisonment or community service? – community service
24.     How many sides are there in a bilateral agreement? – two
25.     Which is the longest: a decade, a millennium or a century? – a millennium
26.     A manufacturing process releases noxious gases. What is the most important safety measure for workers at this plant – ensuring good ventilation, or appropriate footwear? – (ensuring good) ventilation
27.     A list of events placed in time order is usually described as what? – a chronology / a timeline
28.     If a figure is hexagonal, how many sides does it have? – six
29.     What key mineral makes sea water different from fresh water? – salt
30. In the animal kingdom, is the purpose of camouflage to attract a mate, to find food or to hide? – (it’s) (the purpose is) (to) hide

Hope this helps and Other set of short questions will be uploaded soon, stay tuned

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