2006 - JAMB English Past Questions & Answers - page 1

1
Choose the option that best option that best completes the gap(s).

The police claim that a number of stolen cars ....... recovered?
A
have been
B
has been
C
has being
D
have being
CORRECT OPTION: a
2
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

....... been there to look several times without success?
A
He' II
B
He's
C
Is he
D
He is
CORRECT OPTION: b
3
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

The old man was rushed to hospital when his blood pressure dropped to a ....... level?
A
dangerously lowly
B
dangerous lowly
C
dangerously low
D
dangerous low
CORRECT OPTION: c
4
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

Until he lost the election, agbo ....... to be Student Union president?
A
had been hoping
B
has been hoping
C
would have hoped
D
has hoped
CORRECT OPTION: b
5
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

If he ....... for admission, I am sure he would succeed?
A
will apply
B
applied
C
had applied
D
has applied
CORRECT OPTION: b
6
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

The ....... robber showed no mercy during the attack?
A
loquacious
B
senseless
C
ruthless
D
benevolent
CORRECT OPTION: c
7
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

Did you have ....... when you went to visit the medical doctor?
A
diarrhoea
B
diarrehea
C
diarhoea
D
diarhea
CORRECT OPTION: a
8
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

your performance will improve if you ..... hard?
A
are practising
B
practical
C
would practice
D
practise
CORRECT OPTION: d
9
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

The brave hunter killed the ...... in the forest?
A
big spitting cobra black
B
black big spitting cobra
C
big black spitting cobra
D
big spitting black cobra
CORRECT OPTION: c
10
Choose the option that best best completes the gap(s).

He wrote to you, .......?
A
hadn't he
B
wouldn't he
C
didn't he
D
hasn't he
CORRECT OPTION: c
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