English III Unit 1 Vocabulary Test

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 37

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English Vocabulary Quizzes & Trivia

Multiple Choice: select the letter of the answer that correctly defines the boldfaced word.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Klay's mind was arbitrary; no one understood how or why he made his decisions.
    • A. 

      Easygoing

    • B. 

      Without reason

    • C. 

      Responsible

    • D. 

      Helpful

  • 2. 
    Katie loves English because it is easy for her to learn and remember, but she can barely comprehend Chemistry which was evidenced by her last Chem test. 
    • A. 

      Understand

    • B. 

      Complete

    • C. 

      Teach

    • D. 

      Like

  • 3. 
    As the rebels took power, Marti, their leader, announced her intent to consititute a new government where the women were in control of everything. 
    • A. 

      Eliminate

    • B. 

      Think about

    • C. 

      Imitate

    • D. 

      Establish

  • 4. 
     Shaley decided that maybe beans were not the food to eat at school when she could no longer hold back and the gas diffused throughout the classroom.
    • A. 

      Contained

    • B. 

      Functional

    • C. 

      Diluted

    • D. 

      Scattered

  • 5. 
    At first the junior class thought Mrs. Shuck was unpleasant, but in subsequent classes, they found her to be friendly, and she soon became their favorite teacher without a doubt! 
    • A. 

      Later

    • B. 

      Organized

    • C. 

      Previous

    • D. 

      Unimportant

  • 6. 
    Since Ashton became an environmentalist, he is always informing everyone how takin gcare of our natural environment will ensure a better life for us now and for posterity. 
    • A. 

      Our ancestors

    • B. 

      The wealthy few

    • C. 

      Our neighbors

    • D. 

      Future generations

  • 7. 
    Mariah is so susceptible to allergies during the changing of the seasons that her physicians has suggested that she consider getting allergy shots. 
    • A. 

      Pleased by

    • B. 

      Immune to

    • C. 

      Easily affected by

    • D. 

      Suspicious of

  • 8. 
    Ty's decision to move out to the ranch was unalterable; no one in his family could persuade him to change his mind. 
    • A. 

      Indefinite

    • B. 

      Inconsistent

    • C. 

      Unchangeable

    • D. 

      Routine

  • 9. 
    Ryder's first job as superintendent of the Kadoka Area School District was to make the dress code uniform in all 4 schools. 
    • A. 

      The same

    • B. 

      Public

    • C. 

      Proper

    • D. 

      Lower

  • 10. 
    Xavier told his sister that he would help her fix her car, so he felt obligated to work on it after school. 
    • A. 

      Happy

    • B. 

      Reluctant

    • C. 

      Little desire

    • D. 

      Compelled

  • 11. 
    A great deal of shopping and planning preceeded the surprise birthday party Misty planned for Rebekkah. 
    • A. 

      Came after

    • B. 

      Came before

    • C. 

      Curbed

    • D. 

      Vanished

  • 12. 
    Kahler passionately attacked all forms of tyranny, arguing that all people must be given a voice in their own government. 
    • A. 

      Law

    • B. 

      Dictatorship

    • C. 

      Democracy

    • D. 

      Taxation

  • 13. 
    A fear of being different leads many teen-agers to fee pressured to conform to the expectations of their peers, but Chance is secure enough to stand on his own; his friend Kenar is equally as strong. 
    • A. 

      Challenge

    • B. 

      Act in agreement with

    • C. 

      Disagree with

    • D. 

      Ignore

  • 14. 
     Because of his strong love for Shaniqua, Chris proclaimed his intent to marry her as soon as he graduated from high school.
    • A. 

      Concealed

    • B. 

      Wished

    • C. 

      Announced officially

    • D. 

      Denied

  • 15. 
    Clint decided to take the family ranch and split it into a subdivision so he could make money renting out properties. 
    • A. 

      A housing development

    • B. 

      An industrial complex

    • C. 

      A shopping center

    • D. 

      Smaller farms