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100 Words For Every Graduate

Subjects : english, vocabulary
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Sythesis of complex organic materials






2. The official currency of the European Union






3. Insert words into texts - often falsifying it thereby






4. To seperate






5. The act of talking while or as if alone






6. To renouce - repudiate - or react.






7. A mature sexual reproductive cell having a single set of unpaired chromosomes






8. Of the nature of or characterized by precipies






9. The time when day and night are of equal length






10. (adj) rude - boorish






11. (adj) harmful [to health]






12. Leadership






13. Supplying motive force






14. To certify (a document - contract - etc.) or cause to become certified through a notary public






15. A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color






16. Cheerfully optimistic - hopeful or confident: a sanguine disposition






17. To convert (an element) into an oxide; combine with oxygen






18. Art of writing words with the proper letters; correct spelling






19. An advocate of the grant or extension of political suffrage






20. Officer in the (ceremonial) bodyguard of the British monarch






21. Needless repetion of an idea






22. The basic structure or features of a system or organization






23. Total rejection of established laws and institutions






24. To take and use ideas from another's work






25. The use of words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of its literal meaning






26. Any complete change in appearance - character - circumstances - etc






27. Almighty or infinite in power - as God






28. Science concerned with relations between heat and mecanial energy






29. A half






30. Not open to question or dispute






31. (v) to fly or sail around






32. (v) to set free or endow






33. The side opposite the right angle in a right triangle






34. Seize and take control without authority and possibly with force






35. To abolish by formal orr official means.






36. Characterized by or showing servile complaisance or deference; fawning






37. Having ones identity concealed






38. Awkward - lacking in social graces - tactless - clumsy






39. Lacking interest or significance






40. A language user's knowledge of words






41. (adj) shedding leaves annually






42. Plane curve formed by the intersection of right circular cone with plane parallel to a generator of the cone






43. Excessively flattering






44. To impress on the mind by repetition - teach persistently and earnestly






45. Complacently or inanely foolish






46. A set or system of names or terms - as those used in a particular science or art - by an individual or community - etc






47. Full of trivial conversation






48. (adj) lacking confidence - shy or timid






49. Showing strong feeling






50. The liquid part of blood or lymph