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  • 1. 

    When I get to work I pass out papers and set up a game for the kids to play. When everyone arrives, we read a story and discuss it. The bell rings and it is time for lunch. I correct some papers and prepare the next lesson.Who am I?

    • A.

      Teacher

    • B.

      Doctor

    • C.

      Actor

    • D.

      Chef

    Correct Answer
    A. Teacher
    Explanation
    Based on the given activities of passing out papers, setting up a game for kids, reading a story, discussing it, correcting papers, and preparing the next lesson, it can be inferred that the person mentioned in the question is a teacher. Teachers typically perform these tasks in a classroom setting, indicating that they are responsible for educating and engaging students.

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  • 2. 

    I begin the day with my small tools to clean my patient's teeth. I place a paper bib on her and shined a light down so I could see. I found one cavity! After all the teeth were cleaned, I gave her a toothbrush.Who am I?

    • A.

      Cashier

    • B.

      Clown

    • C.

      Teacher

    • D.

      Dentist

    Correct Answer
    D. Dentist
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Dentist. The explanation is based on the context provided in the question. The person in question begins their day with small tools to clean their patient's teeth, places a paper bib on the patient, and uses a light to see. They also find a cavity and clean all the teeth before giving the patient a toothbrush. These tasks and actions are typically associated with a dentist, who specializes in oral health and dental care.

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  • 3. 

    I put on my white shirt and begin chopping carrots. Behind me is a pot of boiling broth. I choose some nice herbs and chop them to place into the soup. When it is done, I pour a bowl of hot soup and hand it to the waiter.Who am I?

    • A.

      Teacher

    • B.

      Police Officer

    • C.

      Chef

    • D.

      Actor

    Correct Answer
    C. Chef
    Explanation
    Based on the given scenario, the person is wearing a white shirt and is chopping carrots and herbs to put into a pot of boiling broth. They then pour a bowl of hot soup and hand it to the waiter. This indicates that the person is most likely a chef, as they are involved in cooking and preparing food in a professional setting.

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  • 4. 

    Today has been very busy. I replaced a knee and set a broken arm into a cast. Now, I am examining a patient with a sore leg. He may need some medicine. Later, I take off my white coat and stethoscope and relax.Who am I?

    • A.

      Doctor

    • B.

      Teacher

    • C.

      Actor

    • D.

      Clown

    Correct Answer
    A. Doctor
    Explanation
    The given passage describes a person who is performing medical procedures such as replacing a knee and setting a broken arm into a cast. They also mention examining a patient with a sore leg and the possibility of prescribing medicine. These activities are all associated with the role of a doctor, making "Doctor" the correct answer.

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  • 5. 

    Before the show, I practice my lines. I like to look into the mirror and pretend. I fix my hair and makeup and get into my costume. Before the curtain rises, I am nervous but eager to begin performing.Who am I?

    • A.

      Doctor

    • B.

      Teacher

    • C.

      Actor

    • D.

      Clown

    Correct Answer
    C. Actor
    Explanation
    The given passage describes someone who practices lines, looks into a mirror, fixes hair and makeup, and gets into a costume before performing. These actions are commonly associated with actors who prepare for a show. Therefore, the person in the passage is most likely an actor.

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  • 6. 

    I sat with my toes in the hot sand digging a hole with my new shovel and pail. I turned to grab my sandwich and noticed a seagull flying away with it. Since I had no lunch, I grabbed my snorkel and headed into the waves.Where am I?

    • A.

      Grocery Store

    • B.

      Circus

    • C.

      School

    • D.

      Beach

    Correct Answer
    D. Beach
    Explanation
    The passage describes the narrator sitting in the hot sand, digging a hole with their new shovel and pail. They notice a seagull flying away with their sandwich, indicating that they are at a location where seagulls are present, such as a beach. The narrator then decides to grab their snorkel and head into the waves, further suggesting that they are at a beach. Therefore, the correct answer is Beach.

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  • 7. 

    I sat in my seat excitedly watching the man swing from pole to pole. Far under him 2 elephants carried ladies with feathers in their hair. I ate my popcorn as I watched 8 clowns pile out of a tiny car.Where am I?

    • A.

      Dentist

    • B.

      Circus

    • C.

      Bowling Alley

    • D.

      Beach

    Correct Answer
    B. Circus
    Explanation
    The description of the man swinging from pole to pole, elephants carrying ladies with feathers, and clowns piling out of a tiny car all indicate that the person is at a circus. The other options such as dentist, bowling alley, and beach do not fit the given description.

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  • 8. 

    We ran from hay bale to hay bale trying not to step on any cow pies. Uncle Joe picked us up with his tractor and gave us some fresh milk to drink. We helped with the garden and fed the chickens.Where am I?

    • A.

      Theater

    • B.

      Farm

    • C.

      Beach

    • D.

      School

    Correct Answer
    B. Farm
    Explanation
    The given passage mentions activities such as running from hay bale to hay bale, avoiding cow pies, being picked up by Uncle Joe with his tractor, drinking fresh milk, helping with the garden, and feeding chickens. These activities are typically associated with farm life, indicating that the person is on a farm.

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  • 9. 

    Dad let me carry the basket. It was very heavy. I reached high to pick the shiniest ones I could find on the tree. I took a few bites as we walked along. When we go home with our collection, mom is going to make some pies.Where am I?

    • A.

      Grocery Store

    • B.

      Garden

    • C.

      School

    • D.

      Beach

    Correct Answer
    B. Garden
    Explanation
    The narrator mentions carrying a heavy basket and picking shiny things from a tree. This suggests that they are in a garden, as gardens often have trees with fruit or other items that can be picked. Additionally, the mention of taking bites and collecting items to make pies implies that they are gathering ingredients, which is commonly done in a garden for cooking or baking purposes.

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  • 10. 

    I waited patiently for my dinner to be brought to the table. All of our food was carried over on a big, round tray. Lots of other families were eating dinner also. When we were through, Dad left the waitress a big tip.Where am I?

    • A.

      Zoo

    • B.

      Circus

    • C.

      Restaurant

    • D.

      Mall

    Correct Answer
    C. Restaurant
    Explanation
    The given passage describes a situation where the narrator is waiting for dinner to be brought to the table, indicating that they are in a place where meals are served. The mention of a waitress and leaving a tip further supports the idea that the narrator is in a restaurant.

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  • 11. 

    Hi, I saw your ad in the newspaper, and I'm interested in what you have for sale. Can I ask you... how are the tires? Has it ever been in a wreck?What am I trying to buy?

    • A.

      Television

    • B.

      Basketball

    • C.

      Xbox

    • D.

      Car

    Correct Answer
    D. Car
    Explanation
    The person is asking about the condition of the tires and if the car has ever been in a wreck, indicating that they are interested in purchasing a car.

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  • 12. 

    So do you want to go out Friday night? I don't know what time it's playing, but I can find out. If we get there by 4:00, we will have time to get a great seat and some popcorn too. It's going to be great!Where are we going Friday night?

    • A.

      Dinner

    • B.

      Shopping

    • C.

      Park

    • D.

      Movies

    Correct Answer
    D. Movies
    Explanation
    The speaker mentions that they don't know what time the event is playing, but they can find out. They also mention getting there by 4:00 to have time to get a great seat and some popcorn. This suggests that they are talking about going to watch a movie on Friday night.

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  • 13. 

    Hi Mom. Yes, I am hungry. I guess a Big Mac and a smoothie would be good. Thank you!Where is Mom going for dinner?

    • A.

      McDonald's

    • B.

      Chili's

    • C.

      The Habit

    • D.

      Burger King

    Correct Answer
    A. McDonald's
    Explanation
    The correct answer is McDonald's because the person mentions wanting a Big Mac and a smoothie, which are items typically found at McDonald's.

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  • 14. 

    Hi, yes, ma'am... OK, I'm ready. I need 2 large cheese and a medium pepperoni. No, thank you; that will be all.Who did I call?

    • A.

      Pizza Place

    • B.

      Docter

    • C.

      School

    • D.

      Restaurant

    Correct Answer
    A. Pizza Place
    Explanation
    The given conversation indicates that the person is ordering pizza by requesting 2 large cheese and a medium pepperoni. The phrase "No, thank you; that will be all" suggests that they have finished ordering. Therefore, it can be inferred that the person called a pizza place to place their order.

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  • 15. 

    Maggie was getting ready to walk to school. She put on her coat and grabbed her backpack. As she was leaving, her mother said, "I love you. Be careful."Where is Maggie going?

    • A.

      Park

    • B.

      Mall

    • C.

      School

    • D.

      Movies

    Correct Answer
    C. School
    Explanation
    Maggie is going to school. This is indicated by the sentence "Maggie was getting ready to walk to school." Additionally, her mother's statement of "Be careful" suggests that she is going somewhere where caution may be necessary, such as school.

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