Freak The Mighty Vocabulary Quiz Ch. 1-10

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These are the vocabulary words from chapters 1-10 from Freak the Mighty


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The word "vanguish" means addict.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement is false. The word "vanguish" does not mean addict. "Vanguish" actually means to defeat thoroughly or to overcome.

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  • 2. 

    The word "vacant" means empty.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The word "vacant" means empty. This means that when something is vacant, it is not occupied or filled. Therefore, the given statement "The word 'vacant' means empty" is true.

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  • 3. 

    The word "postulate" means remove.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The word "postulate" does not mean "remove." To postulate means to suggest or assume something as a basis for reasoning or argument, not to remove something. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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  • 4. 

    The word "grim" means nickname.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The word "grim" does not mean nickname. "Grim" actually refers to something that is stern, harsh, or forbidding in appearance or nature. It is not a synonym for nickname.

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  • 5. 

    The word "tenements" means to remove.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The word "tenements" does not mean to remove. In fact, it refers to a type of multi-occupancy buildings or apartments, typically found in urban areas. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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  • 6. 

    The word "swill" means to drink greedily.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The word "swill" means to drink greedily. This implies that when someone swills a beverage, they consume it quickly and eagerly, without much regard for manners or moderation. Therefore, the correct answer is true.

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  • 7. 

    The word "scuttle" means to scamper.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The word "scuttle" means to scamper. This means that when someone scuttles, they move quickly and with small, hurried steps, similar to the way a small animal like a mouse or a crab might move. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 8. 

    The word "cretin" means to be happy.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The word "cretin" does not mean to be happy. In fact, it is a derogatory term used to describe someone who is considered stupid or mentally impaired. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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  • 9. 

    The word "deficiency" means shortage.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The word "deficiency" refers to a lack or shortage of something. Therefore, the statement that "deficiency" means shortage is correct.

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  • 10. 

    The word "fealty" means loyal.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The word "fealty" is a noun that refers to the loyalty and allegiance that a person owes to a feudal lord or superior. Therefore, it can be inferred that "fealty" means loyal, as loyalty is a key aspect of this concept.

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  • 11. 

    The word "evade" means garbage.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement is incorrect. The word "evade" does not mean garbage. "Evade" actually means to avoid or escape from something, typically through cleverness or trickery. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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  • 12. 

    The word "doom" means destruction.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The word "doom" refers to a state of inevitable destruction or ruin. It implies a sense of impending disaster or downfall. Therefore, the given statement that "doom" means destruction is true.

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  • 13. 

    The word "steed" means a horse.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The word "steed" is a noun that refers to a horse, typically one that is ridden or used for racing. Therefore, the statement "The word 'steed' means a horse" is true.

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