Test your basic knowledge |

Subjects : sat, english, vocabulary
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. A source






2. The basic idea or theme ('keynote speaker')






3. Self-evident






4. Unable to be withdrawn






5. A desirable thing






6. Magic






7. Slang






8. An assemblage of stars or distinguished people






9. Urging or inciting to action






10. To give compensation (for suffering or injury - for instance)






11. A smugly proper or prudish attitude






12. To beat






13. Chain






14. Harsh accusation






15. A powerful person






16. Sneering; sarcastic






17. Merry; festive; fond of feasting - drinking - and good company;






18. To break a rule; to violate






19. Division






20. Friendliness






21. To root out






22. To exchange words






23. Frank; without cunning






24. The act or practice of spying






25. Causing sleep






26. Prediction






27. A mark of acknowledgement or expression of praise






28. Moving fast ('fleeting moment')






29. To call forth; to summon






30. Much attention - a spectacular public display.






31. Disunite






32. Someone who studies data






33. Sneering; bitter or sarcastic ('a sardonic laugh')






34. To meditate






35. Permanently frozen subsoil - occurring throughout the






36. To mock - scoff - or make fun of






37. A burden






38. A bumpkin






39. A small brook






40. Hasty






41. Greedy






42. Innumerable; of massive quantity






43. An emotional purging






44. Not picky






45. To raid






46. Disagreement; lack of harmony






47. To comply; to yield






48. Shameless boldness






49. To redirect to a wholesome purpose






50. Intense hostility toward a person or thing