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Check Your Logic: Which Words Don’t Belong With The Others?

Date June 4, 2019 10:04

General knowledge and imagination are indispensable in various daily tasks. Well-developed associative thinking gives a huge advantage, especially if you are a creative person, or your work is related to writing. If you are neither, then it's still good to work on this skill just to broaden your horizons.

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Take our simple test to check how good you are in finding an odd one out from a number of animals, objects or phenomena. Write down your answers on a piece of paper, and then check yourself at the end of the article.

1. Which word doesn’t belong with the others?

Check Your Logic: Which Words Don’t Belong With The Others?Check Your Logic: Which Words Don’t Belong With The Others?Check Your Logic: Which Words Don’t Belong With The Others?

2. Which word is the odd one out?

a) precipitation

b) snow

c) rain

d) sleet

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3. Which bird has no business being on this list?

a) eagle

b) thrush

c) hummingbird

d) penguin

e) flamingo

4. Try to find the odd one out here

a) length

b) circle

c) segment

d) square

5. Which word doesn’t belong here?

a) plane

b) train

c) helicopter

d) crow

d) bumblebee

Correct answers:

  1. “Dog” is the odd one out because all the others are all members of the feline family.
  2. The word “precipitation” is inclusive of all the rest.
  3. A "penguin" doesn’t fly. All the rest of the listed birds do.
  4. “Length” is the odd one out because it is a measurement, not a geometric figure.
  5. “Train” is the word you're looking for because it doesn’t fly.

If you answered all 5 questions correctly, you are a very knowledgeable person! We applaud you!

Share your results in the comments.