Imagination Quiz: Group 2 - Period 3

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More practice with vocabulary sentence usage. (12/02/11)
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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The group of  ____ students seemed weird to those around them.

    • A.

      Gullible

    • B.

      Lofty

    • C.

      Esoteric

    • D.

      Injurious

    Correct Answer
    C. Esoteric
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "esoteric" because it suggests that the group of students seemed strange or mysterious to others. This word implies that they had specialized knowledge or interests that were not easily understood by outsiders.

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  • 2. 

    Alex was ___ when it came to the existence of witches and wizards.

    • A.

      Gullible

    • B.

      Esoteric

    • C.

      Injurious

    • D.

      Awesome

    Correct Answer
    A. Gullible
    Explanation
    Alex was gullible when it came to the existence of witches and wizards. This means that he was easily persuaded or believed in the existence of witches and wizards without much evidence or critical thinking.

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  • 3. 

    Stop having an ____ when it comes to your greatest fears.

    • A.

      Antidote

    • B.

      Panacea

    • C.

      Termination

    • D.

      Inhibition

    Correct Answer
    D. Inhibition
    Explanation
    The word "inhibition" fits well in the sentence because it suggests that one should stop having a restraint or holding back when it comes to their greatest fears. Inhibition refers to a feeling of self-consciousness or restraint that prevents someone from expressing themselves freely or doing what they want. Therefore, the sentence implies that one should overcome their inhibitions and face their fears without holding back.

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  • 4. 

    We should ___ more to our parents because everything they say is for our own good.  

    • A.

      Terminate

    • B.

      Exploit

    • C.

      Heed

    • D.

      Yearn

    Correct Answer
    C. Heed
    Explanation
    We should "heed" more to our parents because everything they say is for our own good. This means that we should pay attention to their advice, listen to what they have to say, and take it seriously. By doing so, we can benefit from their wisdom and guidance, as they have our best interests at heart.

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  • 5. 

    Eating junkfood is _____ to our health.

    • A.

      Injurious

    • B.

      Esoteric

    • C.

      Good

    • D.

      Contributing

    Correct Answer
    A. Injurious
    Explanation
    The word "injurious" means causing harm or damage. In the given sentence, it is stated that eating junk food is injurious to our health. This implies that consuming junk food can have negative effects on our well-being and can potentially cause harm or damage to our bodies.

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  • 6. 

    The ____ boy got embarassed in school after he got an anonymous email from one of the students in his class.

    • A.

      Elusive

    • B.

      Gullible

    • C.

      Ironic

    • D.

      Lofty

    Correct Answer
    B. Gullible
    Explanation
    The gullible boy got embarrassed in school after he got an anonymous email from one of the students in his class. This suggests that the boy is easily fooled or tricked, and believed the contents of the email without questioning its credibility. As a result, he was likely taken advantage of or made a fool of in front of his classmates.

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  • 7. 

    Some insects can be very _____ to people because some of them can poison you

    • A.

      Melancholy

    • B.

      Emerging

    • C.

      Jargonic

    • D.

      Injurious

    Correct Answer
    D. Injurious
    Explanation
    Some insects can be very injurious to people because some of them can poison you. This means that these insects can cause harm or injury to humans through their poisonous bites or stings. Therefore, it is important to be cautious and take necessary precautions when dealing with such insects to avoid any potential harm.

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  • 8. 

    The whereabouts to the fountain of youth is _____ for a good reason.

    • A.

      Elusive

    • B.

      Lofty

    • C.

      Esoteric

    • D.

      Lamenting

    Correct Answer
    C. Esoteric
    Explanation
    The word "esoteric" means something that is understood or known by only a few people who have special knowledge about it. In the context of the sentence, the phrase "for a good reason" suggests that the location of the fountain of youth is intentionally kept secret or hidden from the general public. This implies that the knowledge of its whereabouts is limited to a select few, making the word "esoteric" the most suitable choice.

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  • 9. 

    Elmer _____ Tuesday buffet nights at Sushi Rock and ate all the sushi rolls at the buffet line.

    • A.

      Exploited

    • B.

      Terminated

    • C.

      Derided

    • D.

      Emerged

    Correct Answer
    A. Exploited
    Explanation
    Elmer "exploited" Tuesday buffet nights at Sushi Rock and ate all the sushi rolls at the buffet line. This means that Elmer took advantage of or made full use of the opportunity provided by the Tuesday buffet nights to consume all the sushi rolls available.

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  • 10. 

    Do not go to the west, you must _____ my warning.

    • A.

      Heed

    • B.

      Ignore

    • C.

      Explain

    • D.

      Think

    Correct Answer
    A. Heed
    Explanation
    The word "heed" means to pay attention to or take notice of something. In this context, the sentence is advising someone not to go to the west and to listen to or take seriously the warning being given. Therefore, "heed" is the correct answer as it best fits the meaning and intention of the sentence.

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  • 11. 

    This isn't a time for _____ just because you don't know what to do.

    • A.

      Procrastination

    • B.

      Lamentation

    • C.

      Inhibition

    • D.

      Deridation

    Correct Answer
    C. Inhibition
    Explanation
    In this context, the phrase "This isn't a time for _____ just because you don't know what to do" suggests that the speaker is emphasizing the importance of taking action and not allowing oneself to be held back by uncertainty or indecision. "Procrastination" fits this description as it refers to the act of delaying or postponing tasks, which would be counterproductive in a situation where immediate action is required. "Lamentation" refers to expressing sorrow or regret, which does not align with the idea of taking action. "Inhibition" refers to a feeling of restraint or hesitation, which is the most suitable option in this case. "Deridation" means ridicule or mockery, which is not relevant to the given context.

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  • 12. 

    Don't ____ children because they are unaware of what is fair. 

    • A.

      Exploit

    • B.

      Heed

    • C.

      Injure

    • D.

      Gullibleate

    Correct Answer
    A. Exploit
    Explanation
    Children should not be exploited because they are not aware of what is fair. Exploiting them would take advantage of their innocence and lack of understanding, which is unethical. It is important to protect and guide children rather than manipulate or harm them.

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