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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. An office-holder






2. Change of one culture from interacting with another






3. Malignant; hostile






4. The quality of being grand; extravagance in scale or






5. Seemingly trustworthy or reasonable






6. Lacking grace or ease of movement or form; clumsy






7. To mock - scoff - or make fun of






8. Submission






9. Nonconformist






10. Alert; watchful (n. vigilance)






11. Strange; fantastic






12. To brand






13. Kindly or pleasant in disposition ('a genial attitude')






14. A positive statement or claim






15. Impudent; hasty






16. Soften; alleviate






17. A complete group of documents






18. Highly indecent; provocative (pictures or writing)






19. Amateur dabbler; lacking seriousness






20. To disturb - to increase apprehension






21. A violent storm






22. Unceasingly harsh






23. Describing a permanent job (where one cannot be fired)






24. Fill to excess






25. Pleasant






26. An introduction to a novel






27. Smelly






28. Cajole; entice






29. Coin collecting






30. Western






31. Unspoiled; primitive; uncorrupted; in its original state






32. Rhythm






33. A large group






34. Causing great harm; destructive; deadly; dangerous






35. To pay back






36. Pertaining to motion






37. Level to the ground






38. Prone to hiding.






39. Of dubious origin; fictitious






40. Free from sexual desire






41. Destruction






42. Conforming to church law






43. Reluctant; disinclined






44. The capturing of prey as a means of maintaining life.






45. Outstanding bravery or skill






46. Someone who is inexperienced






47. Mercy






48. Made up of two parts; double






49. To imprison






50. The burden