English III SAT Lesson 4 Vocabulary Quiz

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Vocabulary Quiz for Mrs. Robbins' juniors over SAT Lesson 4.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The ________________ interior of Mrs. Adison's house reflected her life of extravagance and world travel.
  • 2. 
    Mrs. Adison told us that some of the items were _________________ discoveries that barely survived floods, fires, or revolutions.
  • 3. 
    What is the definition of the word perfunctory?
    • A. 

      Happening by chance

    • B. 

      Strong disapproval

    • C. 

      Done without care or in a routine fashion

    • D. 

      Calamity

  • 4. 
    What word has the antonyms acclaim or praise?
    • A. 

      Hedonism

    • B. 

      Fortuitous

    • C. 

      Debacle

    • D. 

      Obloquy

  • 5. 
    What word means that there has been a complete failure or catastrophe?
    • A. 

      Quasi-

    • B. 

      Debacle

    • C. 

      Obloquy

    • D. 

      Perfunctory

  • 6. 
    The antonyms for this word are civilized or humane.  What is the correct word?
    • A. 

      Sadistic

    • B. 

      Facetious

    • C. 

      Demeanor

    • D. 

      Besmirch

  • 7. 
    Which word is fits best in the following sentence?   Believe me, his shy ______________ is just an act; he is really quite wild.
    • A. 

      Besmirched

    • B. 

      Imperative

    • C. 

      Facetious

    • D. 

      Demeanor

  • 8. 
    This word means that a person will abstain from intercourse and remain unmarried.
    • A. 

      Fortuitous

    • B. 

      Celibate

    • C. 

      Recapitulate

    • D. 

      Hedonism

  • 9. 
    This word means extremely holy, divine, or angelic.
    • A. 

      Facetious

    • B. 

      Sacrosanct

    • C. 

      Quasi-

    • D. 

      Celibate

  • 10. 
    We wandered through the house in amazement, and occasionally we aksed Mrs. Adison to __________________ the significance of particular items.  
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