Hesi Grammar And Vocabulary Practice Test

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This is the HESI Grammar and VocabularyPractice Test. You have1 hour and forty-five minutes to complete 105 questions. Please answer each question and read all directions before beginning a section.

  
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1.  What sentence is grammatically correct?
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2.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct. Within the ______________________ of the hospital, great emphasis is placed on calmness.
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3.  What is the best description for the term quotient?
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4.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct.The nurse has a ________________ to the Journal of Nursing Education.
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5.  Which statement uses a euphemism?
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6.  Select the word or phrase that will identify the correct meaning of the underlined word. Progeny is a term used to describe a person's ____________.
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7.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. The proliferation of resistant bacteria has alarmed medical professionals.
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8.  What is the best description for the word laceration?
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9.  Select the sentence that is grammatically correct.
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10.  The nurse noted in the chart, "The patient is lethargic." How was the patient behaving?
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11.  What is the best description for the word contraction?
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12.  What is another word for skull?
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13.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.In medicine, the desired outcome is recovery.
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14.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct.She has always been afraid of _____________ to the doctor.
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15.  What is the best description for the word distal?
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16.  What is the best description for the term triage?
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17.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct. I want __________ to sing.
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18.  Which word means "the thickness of a liquid"?
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19.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The client's condition was exacerbated in the fall.
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20.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.His skin was unevenly pigmented by the disease.
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21.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct.The patient asked the doctor to help him complete the ______________ needed to approve the surgery.
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22.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.His metabolism could not tolerate the new medication.
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23.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct.She has lived in Texas ___________________ she was a child.
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24.  What is the best description for the term combination?
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25.  What is the best description for the term febrile?
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26.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The medication will make the patient photosensitive.
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27.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct.She had to choose ______________ five dresses for the party.
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28.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The nurse was keeping careful watch on the patient's respiration.
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29.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The nurse must asses the patient's symptoms.
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30.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The nurse discussed the diet plan with the patient.
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31.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The nurse gave instructions to the patient on the care of his renal disease.
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32.  Which sentence is grammatically correct?
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33.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct.Every morning after a shower, I shave __________________.
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34.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The medication was given sublingually.
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35.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. The patient went into spasm.
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36.  When a circuit is completed, what has been finished?
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37.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The prescription called for administration of hte medication q.i.d.
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38.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct. It is always a good idea to _______________ any exam.
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39.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. When examined, the laboring mother was at 50% dilation.
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40.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The doctor made an initial examination of the patient.
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41.  What is the best description for the term fracture?
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42.  To implement something is to ___________________.
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43.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The results of the poll were not valid because the sample size was not large enough.
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44.  Select the word or phrase in the sentence that is not used correctly. People of similar linguistic, culture, or religious backgrounds tend to locate each other at international gatherings.
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45.  Posterior refers to what part of the body?
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46.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct. He tried to _____________ the entire length of the hall by himself, but had to call for assistance halfway down.
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47.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The overt signs of the baby's illness were distressing to the parents.
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48.  The opposite of contract is _______________.
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49.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. Exogenous factors will affect the patient's well-being.
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50.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. Endogenous factors were responsible for his illness.
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51.  Which word is not spelled correctly in the context of this sentence?The nurse went form room to room looking for the missing patient.
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52.  Which word is not spelled correctly in the context of the sentence? The physician thought it was unecessary to explain the procedure.
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53.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. The nurse observed that the skin around the sore was inflamed.
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54.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct.The child cried, "I want to do it ______________!"
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55.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The potent medication reduced the symptoms almost immediately.
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56.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. His paroxysmal coughing was a sign of this illness.
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57.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. The precipitous change was considered a good thing.
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58.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The rationale for the therapy was to increase the patient's range of motion.
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59.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.His untoward actions during the admission process created a problem for the nurse.
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60.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The doctor's verbal prescription was implemented immediately.
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61.  What word is a synonym for spit?
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62.  Which word is not spelled correctly in the context of the sentence?The ICU nurse-manger wanted all staff to sign the letter complaining about working hours at the unit.
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63.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct. The patient was __________ cold, so he asked the nurse for another blanket.
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64.  What sentence is grammatically correct?
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65.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The practical nurse is planning to administer a transdermal medication.
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66.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The bride decided to expand the number of people invited to the wedding.
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67.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct.The nurse completed the _______________ incorrectly.
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68.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.It is important that the bandage remain intact.
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69.  Select the correct meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The office worker signed the contract for the new boss.
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70.  Select the word or phrase in the sentence that is not used correctly.She has never tried to been in nursing school before.
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71.  Select the correct meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The boys did not realize that their parents would be accountable for the boys' misbehavior.
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72.  Which sentence is grammatically correct?
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73.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The nurse told the patient, "You're so obtuse!"
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74.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. Being bilingual is an advantage for a nurse.
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75.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The nurse is accountable for patient safety.
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76.  Why does a healthcare professional have a need for good grammar? (Select all that apply.)
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77.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct.When will you be able to go to the movies with ______________?
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78.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. The nurse noticed an audible gurgle when doing a physical examination on the patient.
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79.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The parameters of medical ethics require the nurse to report instances of suspected child abuse.
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80.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.To alleviate his pain, the nurse gave the patient a PRN medication.
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81.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. It is not wise to skimp on personal hygiene.
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82.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.The nurse noticed an abrupt change in the patient's level of pain.
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83.  Decomposition is the process of enzymes digesting food. Another name for this process is ______________.
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84.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct. Because I want to go to the movies later, I am going ____________ my homework now.
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85.  The patient fractured the lateral portion of the hip bone, which is known as the ________________.
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86.  Tertiary health care might encompass which intervention?
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87.  After a major heart attack, which assessment is most important?
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88.  Select the word or phrase in the sentence that is not used correctly.The data confirms that the patient is suffering from extreme anxiety, and a tranquilizing medication is immediately required.
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89.  Which word can be defined as a truth, a rule, or a law?
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90.  Docile is best defined as being _____________.
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91.  A person who is ravenous is ______________________.
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92.  Select the correct order or words to fit in the sentence structure. The nursing _______________ put the Band-________ on the wound to ___________ the nurse.
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93.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct. He sat _____________ Holly and Mary on the bus.
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94.  The word spinster is best defined as _______________.
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95.  In the last election, 110,000 votes were cast. Candidate A received 60,000 votes, and 50,000 votes were divided between candidates B and C. Which statement indicates the outcome of this election?
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96.  Based on Freud's theory, the "superego" ______________.
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97.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.Her flushed appearance was noted by the nurse during the examination.
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98.  Select the word or phrase that makes this sentence grammatically correct. The hospital is located on the top ____________ the hill.
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99.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct. Within the __________________ of the school, great emphasis is placed on participation in sports programs.
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100.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct. The hunter has a ____________________ to Field and Stream.
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101.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct. The professor had a huge ___________________ of tests to grade.
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102.  Select the word or phrase that will make the sentence grammatically correct. ___________________ thought the movie was very good.
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103.  Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence. The proliferation of text messaging among teens has alarmed parents.
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104.  What is the meaning of laceration?
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105.  Select the correct meaning of the underlined.The hot days of summer made the campers lethargic.
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