Analogy and Logic

Tips in getting the right answer in Analogy and
Logic:
1. Determine the thought and relationship between the first set of words

2. Apply the same thought and relationship among the choices for the next
set of words

According to some English Test Reviewers, Analogy questions usually have the
following relationship and thoughts:

 Synonym – pretty: beautiful: big: huge

 Antonym – big: small: fast: slow

 Group – wolf: pack: tree: forest

 Cause and effect – rain: flood: quake: sink-hole

 Sequence – study: graduate: plant: harvest

 Classification – blue: color: pants: clothing

 Degree – warm: hot: cold: freezing

 Effort and result – paint: painting: write: letter

 Problem and Solution – tired: sleep: itch: scratch

 Function – keyboard: to type: phone: to call

Analogy and Logic Questions and Answers
Note that we already highlighted the correct answers.
Test your analogy skills by choosing the best word that expresses similar
relationship to the given set of words.

1. Iron: metal: : granite: ______ 5. Antenna: signal: : net: ______

1. marble 1. web
2. rock 2. catch
3. sand 3. gross
4. solid 4. fish
2. Decibel: sound: : volt: ______ 6. Stanza: poem: : act: ______

1. watts 1. movie
2. fire 2. opera
3. electricity 3. song
4. lightning 4. lyric
3. Coward: brave: : philanthropist: 7. Astrology: Astronomy: :Alchemy:
_______ _________

1. selfish 1. Chemistry
2. kind 2. Biology
3. pessimist 3. Physics
4. optimist 4. Science
4. Logic: reasoning: : ethics: _______ 8. Census: population: : inventory:
__________
1. character
1. accounting
2. behavior
2. merchandise
3. subject
3. cost
4. traits
4. list 3. deposit

9. Oath: promise: : contract: 4. resume
__________
13. Hoax: deceive: : filibuster:
1. license ______

2. contact 1. delay

3. agreement 2. refuse

4. paper 3. stop

10. Glimmer: Flicker: : murmur: 4. none
_______
14. Syllabus: course: :agenda:
1. whisper _______

2. shout 1. subject

3. rumor 2. platform

4. speak 3. meeting

11. Bouquet: flowers: : flock: 4. lesson

1. dogs 15. Cat: kitten: :horse: _______

2. sheep 1. cab

3. ship 2. puppy

4. cats 3. stallion

4. pony

12. Rescind: law: : withdraw: 16. Evaporate: vapor: : petrify:
_______ _______

1. bank 1. liquid

2. candidacy 2. stone
3. magnify 2. weapon

4. cold 3. castle

4. king

17. Canvas: painter: : marble: 21. Bodyguard: protection: : mentor:
________ _______

1. sculptor 1. advice

2. rock 2. counsel

3. statue 3. teacher

4. form 4. leader

18. Hammer: anvil: : pestle:
_________
22. Novelist: plot: : Architect:
1. ground _______

2. grinder 1. building

3. mortar 2. design

4. knife 3. blueprint

19. Librarian: books: : curator: 4. house
_______
23. Molecule: atoms: : tissue:
1. atlas _______

2. encyclopedia 1. organ

3. room 2. cells

4. paintings 3. body

20. Archive: manuscript: arsenal: 4. neutrons
________
24. Call: telephone: : type: ________
1. soldier
1. cellphone 1. property

2. ipad 2. house

3. keyboard 3. land

4. piano 4. assets

25. Eavesdrop: conversation: :
trespass: _________