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Welcome to the 9th Grade Vocabulary Quiz: Prefixes and Suffixes! Prefixes are letters that are added before a word, while suffixes are added after the word. These add-ons either modify a word or make up a new word. Every suffix and prefix is designed to give a specific meaning, and in this quiz, we aim to test out how well you know them and what they mean. All you need to do is choose the best description you see fit.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Series of related events moving from a problem to a solution.

    • A.

      Exposition

    • B.

      Conflict

    • C.

      Climax

    • D.

      Plot

    • E.

      Resolution

    Correct Answer
    D. Plot
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "plot" because the series of related events moving from a problem to a solution is the main storyline or sequence of events in a narrative. The plot encompasses the exposition, conflict, climax, and resolution, as it develops the story and drives the narrative forward. It is the structure that holds the events together and provides a framework for the story's progression.

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  • 2. 

    Presents the characters and the situation, including the conflict.

    • A.

      Plot

    • B.

      Exposition

    • C.

      Conflict

    • D.

      Complications

    • E.

      Resolution

    Correct Answer
    B. Exposition
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "exposition" because the question is asking for the element of a story that presents the characters and the situation, including the conflict. The exposition is the part of the story where the background information is provided, introducing the main characters, setting, and the initial conflict or problem that drives the story forward. It sets the stage for the rest of the narrative and helps the reader understand the context of the story.

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  • 3. 

    The source of tension in a story is the struggle between opposing forces.

    • A.

      Plot

    • B.

      Exposition

    • C.

      Conflict

    • D.

      Flimsy

    • E.

      Interminable

    Correct Answer
    C. Conflict
    Explanation
    The correct answer is conflict because conflict refers to the struggle or clash between opposing forces in a story. It is the source of tension and drives the plot forward. Conflict can be internal (within a character) or external (between characters or with the environment). It creates obstacles and challenges for the protagonist, making the story more engaging and interesting for the readers.

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  • 4. 

    The turning point of conflict.

    • A.

      Climax

    • B.

      Plot

    • C.

      Exposition

    • D.

      Queue

    • E.

      Obsidian

    Correct Answer
    A. Climax
    Explanation
    The climax is the turning point of a conflict in a story. It is the moment of highest tension and drama, where the outcome of the conflict is determined. In this context, the answer "climax" makes sense as the turning point of a conflict is synonymous with the climax of the story. The other options, such as plot, exposition, queue, and obsidian, do not accurately describe the turning point of a conflict.

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  • 5. 

    Shows how the problems are worked out.

    • A.

      Surmised

    • B.

      Resolution

    • C.

      Climax

    • D.

      Plot

    • E.

      Conflict

    Correct Answer
    B. Resolution
    Explanation
    The term "resolution" refers to the part of a story where the main conflict is resolved or brought to a conclusion. It is the point in the narrative where loose ends are tied up and the outcome of the conflict becomes clear. In this context, "resolution" is the best fit as it directly relates to showing how the problems in the story are worked out and resolved. The other options, such as "surmised," "climax," "plot," and "conflict," do not specifically pertain to the resolution of the story's problems.

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  • 6. 

    Events that stand in the way of resolving the conflict.

    • A.

      Complications

    • B.

      Plot

    • C.

      Climax

    • D.

      Resolution

    • E.

      Flicker

    Correct Answer
    A. Complications
    Explanation
    Complications refer to events or situations that arise and make it difficult to resolve the conflict. These events add complexity and obstacles to the resolution process, creating tension and suspense in the plot. Complications can involve unexpected twists, misunderstandings, or new challenges that the characters must overcome in order to reach a resolution. They serve to keep the audience engaged and invested in the story, as they eagerly anticipate how the conflict will be resolved despite these complications.

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  • 7. 

    Intricate; twisted

    • A.

      Grimace

    • B.

      Reveling

    • C.

      Convoluted

    • D.

      Deftness

    • E.

      Interminable

    Correct Answer
    C. Convoluted
    Explanation
    The word "convoluted" means intricate or twisted. It can be used to describe something that is complex, intricate, or difficult to understand. In the given list of words, "convoluted" is the only word that has a similar meaning to "intricate" and "twisted". Therefore, "convoluted" is the correct answer.

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  • 8. 

    Seemingly endless

    • A.

      Interminable

    • B.

      Convoluted

    • C.

      Grimace

    • D.

      Reveling

    • E.

      Imperceptibly

    Correct Answer
    A. Interminable
    Explanation
    The word "interminable" means endless or seemingly without end. This word accurately describes the given list of words because they all convey a sense of never-ending or continuous nature. "Seemingly endless" and "interminable" have similar meanings, while "convoluted" suggests a complex and lengthy process. "Grimace" refers to a facial expression that can be prolonged, and "reveling" implies enjoying or indulging in something for a long time. "Imperceptibly" means in a way that is difficult to perceive, suggesting a slow and continuous action. Therefore, "interminable" is the correct answer.

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  • 9. 

    A twisted facial expression.

    • A.

      Reveling

    • B.

      Grimace

    • C.

      Deftness

    • D.

      Obsidian

    • E.

      Expended

    Correct Answer
    B. Grimace
    Explanation
    A grimace is a twisted facial expression that typically conveys pain, disgust, or disapproval. It involves contorting the face in a way that shows discomfort or displeasure. This term accurately describes a facial expression, making it the correct answer in this context.

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  • 10. 

    Taking great pleasure in.

    • A.

      Mesas

    • B.

      Jerked

    • C.

      Reveling

    • D.

      Grimace

    • E.

      Convoluted

    Correct Answer
    C. Reveling
    Explanation
    The word "reveling" means to take great pleasure in something. It suggests a sense of enjoyment, delight, or indulgence in a particular activity or experience. This word implies a feeling of excitement and celebration, often associated with parties, festivities, or joyful occasions.

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  • 11. 

    Skillfulness

    • A.

      Deftness

    • B.

      Flimsy

    • C.

      Plot

    • D.

      Complications

    • E.

      Convoluted

    Correct Answer
    A. Deftness
    Explanation
    The word "deftness" refers to the skillfulness or dexterity in performing a task. It suggests that someone is adept and nimble in their actions, demonstrating precision and accuracy. The other words in the list, such as "flimsy," "plot," "complications," and "convoluted," do not share the same meaning and are unrelated to skillfulness. Therefore, "deftness" is the correct answer as it aligns with the theme of the given words.

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  • 12. 

    In such a slight way as to be almost unnoticeable.

    • A.

      Interminable

    • B.

      Inperceptibly

    • C.

      Convoluted

    • D.

      Grimace

    • E.

      Reveling

    Correct Answer
    B. Inperceptibly
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "inperceptibly". This word means that something is done or happens in such a slight way that it is almost unnoticeable.

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  • 13. 

    Thin typing paper for making carbon copies.

    • A.

      Interminable

    • B.

      Reveling

    • C.

      Deftness

    • D.

      Flicker

    • E.

      Flimsy

    Correct Answer
    E. Flimsy
    Explanation
    The word "flimsy" is the correct answer because it best describes the type of typing paper needed for making carbon copies. "Flimsy" means something that is thin, fragile, and easily torn. In the context of making carbon copies, a thin and delicate paper is required to ensure that the pressure from typing on the top sheet transfers the ink to the underlying sheet(s) without tearing or damaging the paper.

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  • 14. 

    Coated with a varnish made from shellac or resin.

    • A.

      Indulgence

    • B.

      Grimacing

    • C.

      Surmised

    • D.

      Lacquered

    • E.

      Flicker

    Correct Answer
    D. Lacquered
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "lacquered." Lacquering refers to the process of applying a varnish made from shellac or resin onto a surface. This coating provides a glossy and smooth finish, enhancing the appearance and durability of the object. Therefore, the word "lacquered" is the most fitting choice to describe something that is coated with such a varnish.

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  • 15. 

    Directly telling you about the character's personality.

    • A.

      Direct characterization

    • B.

      Indirect characterization

    Correct Answer
    A. Direct characterization
    Explanation
    Direct characterization refers to the author explicitly describing a character's personality or traits. This can be done through direct statements or explicit commentary by the narrator. In this case, the correct answer suggests that the given information directly tells the reader about the character's personality without any ambiguity or need for interpretation.

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  • 16. 

    Revealing personality through a physical description of the character; through the character's thoughts, words, and actions; and through other characters' comments.

    • A.

      Direct characterization

    • B.

      Indirect characterization

    Correct Answer
    B. Indirect characterization
    Explanation
    Indirect characterization refers to the process of revealing a character's personality through their physical description, thoughts, words, actions, and comments made by other characters. Unlike direct characterization, which explicitly describes a character's traits, indirect characterization allows readers to infer and understand the character's personality by analyzing their behavior and interactions. This method adds depth and complexity to the character, allowing readers to form their own interpretations and connections.

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  • 17. 

    Leniency; forgiveness

    • A.

      Jerked

    • B.

      Lacquered

    • C.

      Reveling

    • D.

      Flimsy

    • E.

      Indulgence

    Correct Answer
    E. Indulgence
    Explanation
    The word "indulgence" means leniency or forgiveness. It is the act of being tolerant or forgiving towards someone's actions or behavior. Out of the given options, "indulgence" is the only word that relates to leniency or forgiveness. "Jerked" means to move suddenly or sharply, "lacquered" means to coat with a glossy finish, "reveling" means to enjoy oneself in a lively and noisy way, and "flimsy" means easily damaged or broken. Therefore, "indulgence" is the correct answer as it best fits the meaning given in the question.

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  • 18. 

    Making a twisted or distorted facial expression.

    • A.

      Flicker

    • B.

      Deftness

    • C.

      Grimacing

    • D.

      Indulgence

    • E.

      Redolence

    Correct Answer
    C. Grimacing
    Explanation
    Grimacing refers to making a twisted or distorted facial expression. This can be done to show pain, disgust, or disapproval. It involves contorting the muscles of the face in a way that is not usual or attractive. The other options, flicker, deftness, indulgence, and redolence, do not accurately describe the act of making a twisted or distorted facial expression.

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  • 19. 

    Seem to be fully developed people in stories.

    • A.

      Round characters

    • B.

      Flat characters

    Correct Answer
    A. Round characters
    Explanation
    Round characters are fully developed individuals in stories. They are complex and multidimensional, with a depth of emotions, motivations, and personalities. These characters often undergo significant growth and change throughout the narrative, and their actions and decisions are influenced by their unique traits and experiences. Unlike flat characters, who are one-dimensional and lack depth, round characters are more realistic and relatable, adding depth and complexity to the story.

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  • 20. 

    Appear to have only one or two superficial character traits.

    • A.

      Round characters

    • B.

      Flat characters

    Correct Answer
    B. Flat characters
    Explanation
    Flat characters are those that appear to have only one or two superficial character traits. These characters lack depth and complexity, often serving a specific purpose in the story. They are usually predictable and do not undergo significant development or change throughout the narrative. Unlike round characters, who are multi-dimensional and exhibit a range of emotions and behaviors, flat characters are more one-dimensional and serve as supporting or minor characters in the story.

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  • 21. 

    Guessed; inferred

    • A.

      Jerked

    • B.

      Flicker

    • C.

      Mesas

    • D.

      Surmised

    • E.

      Indolence

    Correct Answer
    D. Surmised
    Explanation
    The word "surmised" means to make an educated guess or to infer something based on limited evidence or information. It is the most suitable word among the given options to convey the meaning of making an assumption or drawing a conclusion based on available clues or observations.

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  • 22. 

    Of a species of woodpecker.

    • A.

      Mesas

    • B.

      Flicker

    • C.

      Queue

    • D.

      Centenarian

    • E.

      Porous

    Correct Answer
    B. Flicker
    Explanation
    The word "flicker" is the correct answer because it is the only word in the given list that is related to a species of woodpecker. The other words do not have any direct connection to woodpeckers.

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  • 23. 

    Respect and consideration

    • A.

      Deference

    • B.

      Mesas

    • C.

      Queue

    • D.

      Jerked

    • E.

      Surmised

    Correct Answer
    A. Deference
    Explanation
    Deference means showing respect and consideration towards someone or something. It involves acknowledging their authority, opinions, or preferences and acting accordingly. In social situations, deference is often shown towards elders, superiors, or individuals with higher status. It can be expressed through polite behavior, listening attentively, and following their instructions or requests. Deference helps to maintain harmony and promote positive relationships by valuing and honoring the perspectives and needs of others.

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  • 24. 

    Flattened hills with steep sides.

    • A.

      Jerked

    • B.

      Surmised

    • C.

      Queue

    • D.

      Mesas

    • E.

      Indolence

    Correct Answer
    D. Mesas
    Explanation
    Mesas are flat-topped hills with steep sides, making them the most suitable option for the given description. "Jerked," "surmised," "queue," and "indolence" do not align with the characteristics of flattened hills with steep sides.

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  • 25. 

    Preserved by cutting into strips and drying in the sun.

    • A.

      Expended

    • B.

      Amenable

    • C.

      Edifice

    • D.

      Jerked

    • E.

      Flicker

    Correct Answer
    D. Jerked
    Explanation
    The word "jerked" is the correct answer because it is the only word in the given options that is related to the process of preserving food by cutting it into strips and drying it in the sun. This process is commonly known as jerking, and it is often used to preserve meat or fish. The other options do not have any connection to this specific preservation method.

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  • 26. 

    A braid or pigtail worn down one's back.

    • A.

      Queue

    • B.

      Flicker

    • C.

      Warren

    • D.

      Titanic

    • E.

      Tremulous

    Correct Answer
    A. Queue
    Explanation
    A queue refers to a line or sequence of people or things waiting for their turn. In this context, the explanation suggests that a braid or pigtail worn down one's back resembles a queue, as it forms a line or sequence of hair.

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  • 27. 

    Idleness; a dislike for work.

    • A.

      Indolence

    • B.

      Indulgence

    • C.

      Flicker

    • D.

      Jerked

    • E.

      Deference

    Correct Answer
    A. Indolence
    Explanation
    Indolence refers to a state of idleness or a dislike for work. It implies a lack of motivation or effort in performing tasks. This term accurately describes the given definition, as it aligns with the idea of being lazy or avoiding work. Therefore, indolence is the correct answer in this context.

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  • 28. 

    The position or perspective from which the events of a story are seen.

    • A.

      Plot

    • B.

      Conflict

    • C.

      Point of view

    • D.

      Expended

    • E.

      Autonomous

    Correct Answer
    C. Point of view
    Explanation
    The term "point of view" refers to the position or perspective from which the events of a story are seen. It determines who is telling the story and how the events are being narrated. Point of view can be first person, where the narrator is a character in the story and uses "I" or "we" to tell the story, or it can be third person, where the narrator is an outsider and uses "he," "she," or "they" to tell the story. The point of view chosen by the author affects how the reader perceives and understands the events of the story.

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  • 29. 

    To have spent or used by consuming.

    • A.

      Redolence

    • B.

      Autonomous

    • C.

      Expended

    • D.

      Momentum

    • E.

      Flicker

    Correct Answer
    C. Expended
    Explanation
    The word "expended" means to have spent or used by consuming. This implies that something has been used up or exhausted in the process. Therefore, "expended" is the correct answer as it aligns with the given definition.

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  • 30. 

    The ongoing force of a moving object.

    • A.

      Autonomous

    • B.

      Indulgence

    • C.

      Momentum

    • D.

      Expended

    • E.

      Flicker

    Correct Answer
    C. Momentum
    Explanation
    Momentum refers to the ongoing force possessed by a moving object. It is a measure of the object's motion and is directly proportional to its mass and velocity. The greater the mass and velocity of an object, the greater its momentum. Momentum is a crucial concept in physics and is often used to analyze collisions and interactions between objects.

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  • 31. 

    The quality of being fragrant or sweet smelling.

    • A.

      Amenable

    • B.

      Porous

    • C.

      Proverb

    • D.

      Redolence

    • E.

      Expended

    Correct Answer
    D. Redolence
    Explanation
    Redolence refers to the quality of being fragrant or sweet smelling. It describes the pleasant aroma or scent that something emits. This word is often used to describe flowers, perfumes, or any other object that has a delightful smell. The other options, amenable, porous, proverb, and expended, do not relate to the concept of fragrance or smell, making redolence the correct answer.

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  • 32. 

    Independent

    • A.

      Commiserate

    • B.

      Edifice

    • C.

      Autonomous

    • D.

      Mesas

    • E.

      Deference

    Correct Answer
    C. Autonomous
    Explanation
    The word "autonomous" means having the ability to act independently or self-govern. It suggests that something or someone is not controlled or influenced by others. In the context of the given options, "autonomous" is the only word that aligns with the meaning of being independent. "Commiserate" means to express sympathy or pity, "edifice" refers to a large building or structure, "mesas" are flat-topped hills, and "deference" is the act of showing respect or submission. Therefore, "autonomous" is the most suitable word that fits the theme of independence.

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  • 33. 

    At lease one hundred years old.

    • A.

      Redolence

    • B.

      Autonomous

    • C.

      Centenarian

    • D.

      Destitute

    • E.

      Tremulous

    Correct Answer
    C. Centenarian
    Explanation
    A centenarian is a person who is at least one hundred years old. This term accurately describes someone who has reached or surpassed this milestone in age. The other options, such as redolence, autonomous, destitute, and tremulous, do not relate to age or being one hundred years old.

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  • 34. 

    Hard, dark-colored or black volcanic glass.

    • A.

      Centenarian

    • B.

      Flicker

    • C.

      Theme

    • D.

      Proverb

    • E.

      Obsidian

    Correct Answer
    E. Obsidian
    Explanation
    Obsidian is a type of volcanic glass that is hard and dark-colored or black. It is formed when lava cools rapidly and does not have enough time to crystallize. This explanation fits the description given in the question, which states that obsidian is hard, dark-colored, and a type of volcanic glass.

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  • 35. 

    Deeply cracked.

    • A.

      Flicker

    • B.

      Crevassed

    • C.

      Warren

    • D.

      Titanic

    • E.

      Assimilating

    Correct Answer
    B. Crevassed
    Explanation
    The word "crevassed" means to be deeply cracked, which matches the given clue "Deeply cracked." The other options do not relate to being cracked, so they can be eliminated. "Flicker" means to shine or burn unsteadily, "warren" refers to a network of interconnected tunnels or passages, "titanic" means of exceptional size or power, and "assimilating" means to absorb and integrate into a larger group. Therefore, "crevassed" is the correct answer.

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  • 36. 

    Story told by an outside observer.

    • A.

      Plot

    • B.

      Direct characterization

    • C.

      Third-person limited point of view

    • D.

      First-person point of view

    • E.

      Stipulated

    Correct Answer
    C. Third-person limited point of view
    Explanation
    The correct answer is third-person limited point of view because the story is being told by an outside observer who has limited access to the thoughts and feelings of the characters. The narrator is able to provide an objective perspective on the events and actions of the characters, but is not privy to their inner thoughts and emotions. This allows the reader to gain a deeper understanding of the story and its characters, while still maintaining a certain level of distance.

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  • 37. 

    Taking in; absorbing

    • A.

      Assimilating

    • B.

      Conflict

    • C.

      Climax

    • D.

      Plot

    • E.

      Eradicated

    Correct Answer
    A. Assimilating
    Explanation
    Assimilating means to take in or absorb information or ideas and incorporate them into one's own understanding. In the context of the given options, assimilating is the most appropriate term as it aligns with the concept of absorbing or incorporating something. The other options like conflict, climax, plot, and eradicated do not relate to the concept of taking in or absorbing. Therefore, assimilating is the correct answer.

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  • 38. 

    With great joy.

    • A.

      Incredulous

    • B.

      Eradicated

    • C.

      Ecstatically

    • D.

      Stipulated

    • E.

      Warren

    Correct Answer
    C. Ecstatically
    Explanation
    The word "ecstatically" is the correct answer because it is the only word among the options that means "with great joy." "Incredulous" means skeptical or disbelieving, "eradicated" means completely destroyed or eliminated, "stipulated" means specified or required, and "warren" means a network of tunnels or a place where rabbits live. None of these words convey the meaning of great joy, making "ecstatically" the correct choice.

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  • 39. 

    Unbelieving; doubtful.

    • A.

      Eradicated

    • B.

      Incredulous

    • C.

      Stipulated

    • D.

      Mesas

    • E.

      Jurisdiction

    Correct Answer
    B. Incredulous
    Explanation
    The word "incredulous" means skeptical or unwilling to believe something. It is the best fit for the given definition of "unbelieving; doubtful." "Eradicated" means completely destroyed or eliminated, "stipulated" means specified or required, "mesas" refers to flat-topped hills, and "jurisdiction" refers to the authority or control over an area. None of these words convey the same meaning as "incredulous."

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  • 40. 

    Area of responsibility.

    • A.

      Eradicated

    • B.

      Stipulated

    • C.

      Assimilating

    • D.

      Jurisdiction

    • E.

      Mesas

    Correct Answer
    D. Jurisdiction
    Explanation
    Jurisdiction refers to the authority or power to make legal decisions and judgments within a certain area or over a particular group of people. It is the range of responsibilities and duties that a person or organization has in a specific geographical or legal area. In this context, "area of responsibility" is a synonym for jurisdiction, as it also pertains to the scope or extent of control or authority that someone has over a certain domain.

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  • 41. 

    Adjustment of wages to increase automatically as the cost of living increases.

    • A.

      Inflation index

    • B.

      Stipulated

    • C.

      Assimilating

    • D.

      Porous

    • E.

      Jurisdiction

    Correct Answer
    A. Inflation index
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "inflation index" because it refers to a measure used to track changes in the cost of living over time. By adjusting wages based on the inflation index, employers can ensure that employees' purchasing power remains constant as the cost of goods and services increases. This helps to maintain a fair and equitable compensation system that keeps up with the rising cost of living.

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  • 42. 

    Full of pores through which air, light, or liquids might pass.

    • A.

      Flicker

    • B.

      Flimsy

    • C.

      Inflation index

    • D.

      Porous

    • E.

      Stipulated

    Correct Answer
    D. Porous
    Explanation
    The word "porous" means full of pores through which air, light, or liquids might pass. It suggests that something is permeable or allows the passage of substances through its surface. In the given list of words, "porous" is the only one that matches this definition. "Flicker" means to shine unsteadily, "flimsy" means lacking strength or solidity, "inflation index" refers to a measure of price changes in a specific set of goods and services, and "stipulated" means to demand or specify as a condition.

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  • 43. 

    Time and place of the story's action.

    • A.

      Plot

    • B.

      Theme

    • C.

      Climax

    • D.

      Point of view

    • E.

      Setting

    Correct Answer
    E. Setting
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "setting." The question is asking for the time and place of the story's action, which is referred to as the setting. The setting helps to establish the background and atmosphere of the story, and it can greatly impact the plot, theme, climax, and point of view.

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  • 44. 

    Mazelike passages.

    • A.

      Flicker

    • B.

      Mesas

    • C.

      Warrens

    • D.

      Spoors

    • E.

      Okapi

    Correct Answer
    C. Warrens
    Explanation
    The word "warrens" is the correct answer because it is the only word in the list that is related to mazelike passages. A warren is a network of underground tunnels or passages, often used by rabbits or other small animals. The other words in the list (flicker, mesas, spoors, okapi) do not have any direct association with mazelike passages.

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  • 45. 

    Having great power.

    • A.

      Warrens

    • B.

      Spoors

    • C.

      Cavorting

    • D.

      Tremulous

    • E.

      Titanic

    Correct Answer
    E. Titanic
    Explanation
    The word "titanic" means having great power or strength. It is often used to describe something or someone that is immense, powerful, or of colossal size. In this context, "titanic" is the correct answer because it aligns with the given statement "Having great power." The other words listed do not convey the same meaning.

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  • 46. 

    A mental disorder characterized by delusions of persecution.

    • A.

      Paranoia

    • B.

      Psychopathic

    • C.

      Okapi

    • D.

      Tremulous

    • E.

      Titanic

    Correct Answer
    A. Paranoia
    Explanation
    Paranoia is the most appropriate answer because it is a mental disorder characterized by delusions of persecution. People with paranoia often have irrational beliefs that others are out to harm or deceive them, leading to excessive suspicion and mistrust. This condition can significantly impact their daily lives and relationships.

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  • 47. 

    Leaping or prancing about.

    • A.

      Spoors

    • B.

      Cavorting

    • C.

      Spoors

    • D.

      Tremulous

    • E.

      Assimilating

    Correct Answer
    B. Cavorting
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "cavorting". Cavorting means to leap or prance about, which matches the given definition. The other options, "spoors", "tremulous", and "assimilating", do not have the same meaning as cavorting. Therefore, cavorting is the most suitable answer.

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  • 48. 

    Droppings of wild animals.

    • A.

      Porous

    • B.

      Spoors

    • C.

      Okapi

    • D.

      Titanic

    • E.

      Queue

    Correct Answer
    B. Spoors
    Explanation
    The word "spoors" is the only one in the list that is related to the given clue "Droppings of wild animals." Spoors refer to the tracks or trails left by animals, which can include their droppings. The other words in the list - porous, okapi, titanic, and queue - do not have any direct connection to wild animal droppings.

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  • 49. 

    An African animal related to the giraffe but with a much shorter neck.

    • A.

      Obsidian

    • B.

      Redolence

    • C.

      Centenarian

    • D.

      Okapi

    • E.

      Spoors

    Correct Answer
    D. Okapi
    Explanation
    The okapi is an African animal that is related to the giraffe but has a much shorter neck. It is known for its distinctive appearance, with a body resembling that of a horse and zebra-like stripes on its hindquarters. The okapi's shorter neck allows it to navigate through dense vegetation more easily compared to the giraffe. It is a unique and fascinating species found in the rainforests of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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  • 50. 

    Trembling; quivering

    • A.

      Tremulous

    • B.

      Amenable

    • C.

      Porous

    • D.

      Okapi

    • E.

      Cavorting

    Correct Answer
    A. Tremulous
    Explanation
    The word "tremulous" means trembling or quivering. It is often used to describe someone or something that is shaking or vibrating with fear, nervousness, or excitement. This word can also be used to describe a voice or sound that is shaky or quivering.

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