Kite Runner Post Test Chap 1 4

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The Kite Runner Quizzes & Trivia

Pretest for vocab chap 1-4


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  • 1. 
    Affluent most closely means?
    • A. 

      Having abundance of wealth,property,or other material goods

    • B. 

      Wastewater prior to treatment

    • C. 

      The ability to speak several languages

    • D. 

      Specifically being able to speak Afgani

  • 2. 
    Tapestries meaning is most like which definition
    • A. 

      A Middle Eastern form of music, which cobines tapping and singing

    • B. 

      A conversation which has been recorded on audio tape

    • C. 

      A fabric consisting of woven threads to form a picture or pattern

    • D. 

      A form of art that hangs on a wall consisting of different types of tape

  • 3. 
    Chandelier
    • A. 

      A mythical creature that has the ability to change

    • B. 

      The leader of a parliment type of govt.

    • C. 

      a decorative hanging ligth with several branches for lights or candles

    • D. 

      Any type of lamp

  • 4. 
    Vaulted
    • A. 

      The act of storing in a bank

    • B. 

      Constructed or covered with a vault, as a building or chamber

    • C. 

      To be thrown a great distance by catapult

    • D. 

      To be very ill or disgusted by something

  • 5. 
    Congenital
    • A. 

      To contain more than one type of genetalia

    • B. 

      To involve both genders, male and female, in a process

    • C. 

      Of or pertaining to a condition present at birth not genetic in nature

    • D. 

      To be exceedingly freindly,outgoing in nature

  • 6. 
    Perpetually usually means
    • A. 

      Of having in relation to the use of plants

    • B. 

      As or having to deal with items of a criminal nature

    • C. 

      To end in a single, short season

    • D. 

      Continuing to endure forever

  • 7. 
    Skeptic usually refers to
    • A. 

      Incredulity: doubt about the truth of something

    • B. 

      An artist that uses pen or pencil as their medium of work

    • C. 

      A person who works in the art brick work

    • D. 

      A type of insect indigenous to the Middle East

  • 8. 
    Scoffed most common definition
    • A. 

      To smudge,damage or otherwise ruin an item

    • B. 

      To eat in a very quick manner

    • C. 

      .Speak to someone or about something in a scornfully derisive or mocking way:

    • D. 

      To sneeze repeatedly

  • 9. 
    Intricacy
    • A. 

      Intimate in nature, dealing with romance

    • B. 

      Intriguing or beguiling in nature

    • C. 

      A type of lock

    • D. 

      .Details, esp. of an involved or perplexing subject

  • 10. 
    Exhilerating most commonly refers to?
    • A. 

      The exhaust of a vehicle

    • B. 

      Make (someone) feel very happy, animated, or elated

    • C. 

      To retrieve from the ground a deceased person

    • D. 

      Tiring to the point of fatigue

  • 11. 
    Liability most commonly means?
    • A. 

      The act of not telling the truth

    • B. 

      The state of being responsible for something, esp. by law

    • C. 

      The abiliy to stay completly still

    • D. 

      To tell mistruths about a person

  • 12. 
    Melee(pronounced may lay) most commonly refers too?
    • A. 

      .A confused fight, skirmish, or scuffle

    • B. 

      An asian animal of small size

    • C. 

      A Afgani dance of great religous importance

    • D. 

      A type of ifood dish common in Asia

  • 13. 
    Jostled  means?
    • A. 

      Push, elbow, or bump against (someone) roughly, typically in a crowd

    • B. 

      The act of telling jokes to others

    • C. 

      A type of fighting involving charging horses with large lances

    • D. 

      A type of juggling

  • 14. 
    Vehemently
    • A. 

      Containing a large amount of venom

    • B. 

      Showing strong feeling; forceful, passionate, or intense: "vehement criticism

    • C. 

      To travel by vehicle for a long distance

    • D. 

      Tp proclaim in the name of God

  • 15. 
    Nemesis most closely means/
    • A. 

      The naming of ones situation

    • B. 

      A type of rock formation

    • C. 

      The inescapable or implacable agent of someone's or something's downfall

    • D. 

      A type of underwater animal similiar to a newt

  • 16. 
    Obstinate usually means
    • A. 

      The science of pediatric or infant care and the care of the child'd mother or potential mother

    • B. 

      1.Stubbornly refusing to change one's opinion or action, despite attempts to persuade one to do so.

    • C. 

      The obstacles to which progress is hindered

    • D. 

      The science of space study

  • 17. 
    Irony mostly means?
    • A. 

      The act of pressing wrinkles from clothing

    • B. 

      The use of metal or similira material in a good or service

    • C. 

      The science of metallurgy

    • D. 

      The expression of one's meaning by using language that normally signifies the opposite

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