PTE Reorder Paragraphs – In Reorder Paragraphs questions, the sentences are placed in random order and you are required to arrange the text in original order. Solve the PTE paragraph reading reorder practice samples with answers.
PTE Paragraph Reading Reorder Exercises
1. Re-order / Rearrange the sentence in such a way that makes sense.
(A) A half billion years later, the last common ancestor of all life arose.
(B) The evolution of photosynthesis allowed the Sun’s energy to be harvested directly by life forms.
(C) The resultant molecular oxygen (O2) accumulated in the atmosphere and due to interaction with ultraviolet solar radiation, formed a protective ozone layer (O3) in the upper atmosphere.
(D) Chemical reactions led to the first self-replicating molecules about four billion years ago.
Answer – D – A – B – C
2. Re-order / Rearrange the sentence in such a way that makes sense.
(A) With later developments in microbiology, in the 19th century Ernst Haeckel felt that another kingdom was required to classify newly discovered micro-organisms.
(B) The classification of fungi has been controversial until quite recently in the history of biology.
(C) Fungi is a member of the group of eukaryotic organisms.
(D) Linnaeus’ original classification placed the fungi within the Plantae, since they were unquestionably not animals or minerals and these were the only other alternatives.
Answer – C – B – D – A
3. Re-order / Rearrange the sentence in such a way that makes sense.
(A) The diameter of the Earth at the equator is 43 kilometers, larger than the pole-to-pole diameter.
(B) The shape of Earth is approximately oblate ellipsoid.
(C) Thus pole-to-pole tunnel will be the shortest compared to any other place.
(D) Due to rotation, the Earth is flattened along the geographic axis and bulging around the equator.
Answer – B – D – A – C