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Verbal Reasoning

Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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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. Raylan watches TNT. He also enjoys FX and the USA Network.






2. Raylan likes to watch baseball games on television. His favorite baseball team is the Red Sox.






3. Raylan has two brothers. Each of his brothers have three children.






4. Raylan tuns into several different music stations on the radio. Raylan also attends several different types concerts each year.






5. Raylan makes $99 -000 per year. People who make more than $100 -000 per year can not open a Roth IRA.






6. Raylan served in the Army. He was stationed in Germany.






7. From Raylan's yard - you can gaze skyward and see land in all directions.






8. Raylan plays the piano. He is in a four piece band.






9. Raylan joined the Navy in 1990. He was discharged in 2010.






10. Raylan served as a military policeman. He attained the rank of Major.






11. Raylan spends 30 hours a year picking up leaves. His neighbors also do so. They all enjoy many shady afternoons in their yards.






12. Raylan makes $151 -000 per year. People who make more than $150 -000 per year can not open an Individual Retirement Account.






13. Raylan likes music - stamp collecting and fishing. He also collects baseball cards and builds model airplanes.






14. Raylan has worked 5 years at Acme. Employees who work for Acme for 10 years are eligible for a pension.






15. Raylan joined the Army in 1990. He was discharged in 2000.






16. Raylan worked for PNC Bank - The Philadelphia Red Sox - Chase Bank - ESPN - Soverign Bank and the Hockey News.






17. Raylan worked for Acme - then PNC Bank - then Merck - then Chase Bank.






18. Acme provides employees such as Raylan with an office computer and cell phone. They provide no other equipment.






19. Raylan runs 4 miles whenever he runs. He runs on weekdays.






20. Acme provides employees with free lunch. Raylan is an employee who enjoys the company cafeteria.






21. Raylan received a perfect attendance award from Acme. He exercises daily.






22. Raylan joined the Air Force in 1995. He left the Air Force in 2000 to join the FBI. He left the FBI in 2010.






23. Raylan makes $121 -000 per year. People who make more than $150 -000 per year can not open an Individual Retirement Account.






24. Raylan watches 'Dancing with the Stars' and 'Biggest Loser'. He also watches 'American Idol' - 'Surviror' and 'X Factor'.






25. Raylan went to Rutgers University. Rutgers is in New Brunswick.






26. Raylan went to Rutgers University. He received his diploma in 1990.






27. Raylan had three operations early this year. He has been back at work for three months and started going to the gym last week.






28. Raylan has worked at Acme for 27 years. Employees who work at Acme for 25 year are eligible for retirement.






29. Acme has a rule employees - including Raylan - must live within 20 miles of their office. The AT&T office is in Lexington.






30. Raylan worked for PNC Bank - Chase Bank - Soverign Bank - Bank of America and Citizens Bank.






31. Raylan missed no days of work last year. This year - he's missed a few days - has been to the doctor four times for asthma and his blood pressure is high.






32. Raylan lives on Maple Lane. Maple Lane intersects with Oak Drive and Willow Court.






33. Raylan makes $200 -000 per year. People who make more than $100 -000 per year can not open a Roth IRA.






34. Raylan runs 2 miles whenever he runs. He runs on weekdays.






35. Raylan served in the Air Force. He operated an F-14.






36. Raylan has worked 15 years at Acme. Employees who work for Acme for 10 years are eligible for a pension.






37. Acme is on a very small plot of land. They provide a locker room - showers and weights for employees like Raylan who like to exercises - but Raylan enjoys running.






38. Raylan and his neighbors need to water their yards frequently. The sun beating down on the grass dries them out.






39. Raylan had three operations this year. He is currently on medical leave with no projected return to work date.






40. Raylan has worked at Acme for 17 years. Employees who work at Acme for 20 years are eligible for retirement.






41. Raylan went to Rutgers University. He was a member of the football team.






42. Raylan served in the Coast Guard. He had sole responsibility for a vessel.






43. Raylan has worked 9 and one half years at Acme. Employees who work for Acme for 10 years are eligible for a pension.






44. Raylan's house has three levels and 15 rooms. His house is the smallest on his street.






45. Raylan served in the Navy. He was an officer on a destroyer - carrier and submarine.






46. Raylan has worked 24 years at Acme. Employees who work for Acme for 25 years are eligible for early retirement.






47. Raylan runs 3 miles whenever he runs. He runs on Saturday and Sunday.






48. Raylan works at Acme. Acme is a telecommunication company.






49. Raylan lives on Miami Lane. Miami Lane intersects with Orlando Drive and Atlanta Court.






50. Raylan first worked as a policeman. After a year - he spent 40 years working for PNC Bank - Chase Bank - Soverign Bank - Bank of America and Citizens Bank.