Mega Goal 4 Unit 1 Quiz

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  • 1. 

    Artificial -

    • A.

      Fake; not natural

    • B.

      Genuine

    • C.

      Natural

    • D.

      Unaffected

    Correct Answer
    A. Fake; not natural
    Explanation
    Artificial means something that is fake or not natural. It is the opposite of genuine or natural. It refers to something that is made or produced by humans, rather than occurring naturally. It can also imply that something is not genuine or authentic, but rather a replica or imitation.

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  • 2. 

    Which one of the following is not a definition for 'New Era'

    • A.

      A period of time

    • B.

      A point in time

    • C.

      Duration

    • D.

      A long period of time

    Correct Answer
    D. A long period of time
    Explanation
    The term "New Era" refers to a specific period of time or a point in time that marks a significant change or shift. It is not defined as a long period of time because it implies a distinct and transformative period rather than a prolonged duration.

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  • 3. 

    Cold War -

    • A.

      A political/military war between the U.S.A and the Soviet Union

    • B.

      A political/military war between the U.S.A and Canada

    • C.

      A political/military war between Germany and Spain

    • D.

      A political/military ar between China and Moscow

    Correct Answer
    A. A political/military war between the U.S.A and the Soviet Union
    Explanation
    During the Cold War, there was a political and military rivalry between the United States and the Soviet Union. This conflict was characterized by intense competition, ideological differences, and the threat of nuclear war. The two superpowers engaged in a variety of proxy wars and arms races, each vying for global influence and dominance. The Cold War lasted from the end of World War II until the early 1990s, when the Soviet Union collapsed. The correct answer is a political/military war between the U.S.A and the Soviet Union.

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  • 4. 

    Berlin Wall -

    • A.

      A wall that separated West Berlin from East Berlin

    • B.

      A wall that separated West Germany from South Germany

    • C.

      A wall that separated East Berlin from Nothern Germany

    • D.

      A wall that separated South Berlin from North Berlin

    Correct Answer
    A. A wall that separated West Berlin from East Berlin
    Explanation
    The Berlin Wall was a physical barrier that divided the city of Berlin into two separate parts: West Berlin and East Berlin. It was constructed by the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) in 1961 to prevent East Germans from fleeing to the more prosperous West Germany. The wall became a symbol of the Cold War and the division between East and West. It was finally demolished in 1989, marking the reunification of East and West Germany.

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  • 5. 

    Astronaut Neil Armstrong said, "This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind." What did he mean by this?

    • A.

      Society did something small to impact one man in a big way

    • B.

      One man did someting small compared to how his actions impacted society in a big way

    • C.

      His actions were so small he didn't impact society in any way.

    • D.

      He didn't know if his actions would impact society.

    Correct Answer
    B. One man did someting small compared to how his actions impacted society in a big way
    Explanation
    Neil Armstrong meant that his small step of being the first man to walk on the moon had a huge impact on society and was a significant moment in human history.

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  • 6. 

    Globalization-

    • A.

      To affect only big countries

    • B.

      To affect only smaller countries

    • C.

      To affect only countries in the West

    • D.

      To affect the entire world

    Correct Answer
    D. To affect the entire world
    Explanation
    Globalization refers to the process of increasing interconnectedness and interdependence among countries and their economies, cultures, and societies. It is not limited to only big countries, smaller countries, or countries in the West. Instead, globalization affects the entire world by promoting the exchange of goods, services, ideas, and information on a global scale. It has led to the integration of economies, the spread of technology and communication, and the formation of global networks and institutions.

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  • 7. 

    What is the simple present tense?

    • A.

      Verb tense used for facts or things that will happen in the future only

    • B.

      Verb tense used for facts or things that happened in the past only

    • C.

      Verb tense used for facts or things that are true.

    • D.

      Verb tense used for facts or tense that may or may not happen

    Correct Answer
    C. Verb tense used for facts or things that are true.
    Explanation
    The simple present tense is used to describe facts or things that are true in the present. It is not used for future events or past events, but rather for things that are generally true or habitual.

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  • 8. 

    When do we use the present progressive tense?

    • A.

      For actions that will happen in the future

    • B.

      For actions that happened in the past

    • C.

      For actions that may or may not happen

    • D.

      For actions that are occurring now

    Correct Answer
    D. For actions that are occurring now
    Explanation
    The present progressive tense is used to describe actions that are happening at the current moment. It indicates that the action is ongoing and not yet completed. This tense is formed by using the present tense of the verb "to be" (am, is, are) followed by the present participle of the main verb (-ing form). It is important to note that the present progressive tense is not used for actions that will happen in the future or actions that happened in the past.

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  • 9. 

    In fact, You see -

    • A.

      Expression used to add information, often surprising information

    • B.

      Expression used to introduce a new topic

    • C.

      Be part of

    • D.

      Expression used when you understand something

    Correct Answer
    A. Expression used to add information, often surprising information
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Expression used to add information, often surprising information". This is because the phrase "In fact" is commonly used to introduce additional information that may be unexpected or surprising to the listener or reader. It is often used to provide further details or clarify a point that may not have been previously mentioned.

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  • 10. 

    By the way -

    • A.

      Expression used to introduce a new topic

    • B.

      Expression used to add information, often surprising information

    • C.

      Be part of

    • D.

      Expression used when you understand something

    Correct Answer
    A. Expression used to introduce a new topic
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Expression used to introduce a new topic". This means that the given expression is commonly used to start a conversation or discussion about a different subject or issue. It implies that the speaker is about to shift the focus of the conversation to a new topic.

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