SAT Critical Reading: Sentence Completion IV

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Sentence Completion Quizzes & Trivia

This is a 24-question quiz based on the SAT Critical Reading section. You are expected to fill in the blank with the most correct word. These are more difficult questions, so make sure to take the previous quizzes before embarking on this one! Read the question carefully and take your time. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    He explained that his thoughts were not simply some _______________, but well thought-out and considered.
    • A. 

      Caprice

    • B. 

      Corrugation

    • C. 

      Census

    • D. 

      Monotony

    • E. 

      Heritage

  • 2. 
    Reading the questions twice is an act of _______________ because we will have already answered them by that time.
    • A. 

      Sincerity

    • B. 

      Insolence

    • C. 

      Frivolity

    • D. 

      Stupor

    • E. 

      Solace

  • 3. 
    ________________ is an important quality to possess as a boxer but you must sometimes know when not to pick a fight.
    • A. 

      Truculence

    • B. 

      Somberness

    • C. 

      Umbrage

    • D. 

      Rigor

    • E. 

      Philology

  • 4. 
    Martin Luther's ________________ criticism of the Catholic Church _______________ its very foundations.
    • A. 

      Blistering ... solidified

    • B. 

      Dainty ... obfuscated

    • C. 

      Nimble ... preengaged

    • D. 

      Illusory ... disrupted

    • E. 

      Scathing ... nettled

  • 5. 
    Our _____________ hero completes yet another task while remaining brave as ever.
    • A. 

      Dauntless

    • B. 

      Prurient

    • C. 

      Masochistic

    • D. 

      Stationary

    • E. 

      Votive

  • 6. 
    The _______________ from the broken radio annoyed us a great deal.
    • A. 

      Consonance

    • B. 

      Sibilance

    • C. 

      Essence

    • D. 

      Medialism

    • E. 

      Assonance

  • 7. 
    Though Franklin Delano Roosevelt suffered from many physical _______________ and health problems, he was nonetheless quite mentally capable.
    • A. 

      Omissions

    • B. 

      Masteries

    • C. 

      Capabilities

    • D. 

      Infirmities

    • E. 

      Ravines

  • 8. 
    Some people believed that the year 2000 would bring about a great ______________ in the form of a global informational disaster known as "Y2K."
    • A. 

      Tenor

    • B. 

      Cataclysm

    • C. 

      Recitation

    • D. 

      Buttress

    • E. 

      Folio

  • 9. 
    I could not believe the _______________ of the sales clerk to verbally abuse the customer like that.
    • A. 

      Conceit

    • B. 

      Temerity

    • C. 

      Servitude

    • D. 

      Prescience

    • E. 

      Penance

  • 10. 
    It was typical that the ________________ of England enjoyed special rights until recent times.
    • A. 

      Destitute

    • B. 

      Levity

    • C. 

      Putrid

    • D. 

      Peerage

    • E. 

      Frailty

  • 11. 
    We found that the man was not _______________ as he had a ____________ reputation.
    • A. 

      Errant ... wonderful

    • B. 

      Estimable ... notorious

    • C. 

      Contemptable ... sultry

    • D. 

      Obtrusive ... spotless

    • E. 

      Pervasive ... morose

  • 12. 
    Even though she was a great shooter, we found her to be a poor basketball player as she was very _______________.
    • A. 

      Unyoke

    • B. 

      Modish

    • C. 

      Itinerant

    • D. 

      Illimitable

    • E. 

      Ungainly

  • 13. 
    The Cultural Revolution in China was considered a great _______________ as thousands of people died and little was actually accomplished.
    • A. 

      Success

    • B. 

      Fiasco

    • C. 

      Distillation

    • D. 

      Credence

    • E. 

      Darkling

  • 14. 
    Mozart was a _______________ composer, writing thousands of works in a short period of time.
    • A. 

      Prolific

    • B. 

      Critical

    • C. 

      Cull

    • D. 

      Illumine

    • E. 

      Spinous

  • 15. 
    The cake had a _______________ look to it, covered with exquisite chocolates and truffles.
    • A. 

      Myopic

    • B. 

      Sparse

    • C. 

      Paltry

    • D. 

      Sumptuous

    • E. 

      Frugal

  • 16. 
    He was speaking with ________________ passion and therefore said a few things he would regret later.
    • A. 

      Unbridled

    • B. 

      Remarkable

    • C. 

      Subverted

    • D. 

      Mendicant

    • E. 

      Cursory

  • 17. 
    My teacher was my most trusted _________________ with whom I could discuss just about anything.
    • A. 

      Pedant

    • B. 

      Restriction

    • C. 

      Conferee

    • D. 

      Disciple

    • E. 

      Euphony

  • 18. 
    The ________________ look of the material made the purse a tough sell.
    • A. 

      Gossamer

    • B. 

      Presumptuous

    • C. 

      Coquetry

    • D. 

      Pancreatic

    • E. 

      Monomer

  • 19. 
    Many medical students seek that ___________, the over-reaching cure-all.
    • A. 

      Enigma

    • B. 

      Intrepidness

    • C. 

      Overtone

    • D. 

      Melodrama

    • E. 

      Panacea

  • 20. 
    His _______________ was essentially uncurable.
    • A. 

      Malady

    • B. 

      Remedy

    • C. 

      Sentry

    • D. 

      Quatrain

    • E. 

      Recitation

  • 21. 
    The couple made their __________________ vows at the wedding.
    • A. 

      Nupital

    • B. 

      Palpable

    • C. 

      Religious

    • D. 

      Zealous

    • E. 

      Overbearing

  • 22. 
    We saw him as a ________________ man who would even murder to get his way.
    • A. 

      Resilient

    • B. 

      Scuttle

    • C. 

      Pernicious

    • D. 

      Wrought

    • E. 

      Sepulcher

  • 23. 
    His worrying nature and his ______________ were the results of a constant fear of death.
    • A. 

      Praise

    • B. 

      Solicitude

    • C. 

      Attitude

    • D. 

      Reliance

    • E. 

      Providence

  • 24. 
    We must punish the traitor's ____________________ and serve him justice!
    • A. 

      Perfidy

    • B. 

      Pedigree

    • C. 

      Mantel

    • D. 

      Infamy

    • E. 

      Grantee