Period E CPA Vocab Units 7-9 Review Test

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Period E CPA Vocab Units 7-9 Review Test

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which word means: to prepare by combining ingredients, make up; to devise, invent
    • A. 

      Concoct

    • B. 

      Grandiose

    • C. 

      Ignoble

    • D. 

      Culpable

  • 2. 
    Which word means:trifling, unimportant
    • A. 

      Inconsequential

    • B. 

      Odium

    • C. 

      Irresolute

    • D. 

      Egregious

  • 3. 
    Which word means:fat; having a large, bulky body
    • A. 

      Corpulent

    • B. 

      Bovine

    • C. 

      Stalwart

    • D. 

      Nebulous

  • 4. 
    Which word means:the act of restoring someone or something to the rightful owner or to a former state or position
    • A. 

      Restitution

    • B. 

      Reprove

    • C. 

      Abate

    • D. 

      Equivocate

  • 5. 
    Which word means:a greedy desire, particularly for wealth
    • A. 

      Avarice

    • B. 

      Crass

    • C. 

      Pillage

    • D. 

      Perfidy

  • 6. 
    Which word means:to deny responsibility for or connection with
    • A. 

      Disavow

    • B. 

      Dissipate

    • C. 

      Dissension

    • D. 

      Disconcert

  • 7. 
    Which word means:performing acts of kindness or charity
    • A. 

      Beneficent

    • B. 

      Desecrate

    • C. 

      Subservient

    • D. 

      Evanescent

  • 8. 
    Which word means:disagreement, sharp difference of opinion
    • A. 

      Dissension

    • B. 

      Gauntlet

    • C. 

      Anathema

    • D. 

      Austere

  • 9. 
    Which word means:extreme poverty
    • A. 

      Penury

    • B. 

      Perfidy

    • C. 

      Astute

    • D. 

      Punctilious

  • 10. 
    Which word means:impartial; calm, free from emotion
    • A. 

      Dispassionate

    • B. 

      Hypothetical

    • C. 

      Adulation

    • D. 

      Debase

  • 11. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:His father looked at the mess with ________ hardly knowing what to say first.
    • A. 

      Consternation

    • B. 

      Susceptible

    • C. 

      Prate

    • D. 

      Acrimonious

  • 12. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:I am not ordinarily a(n) ______ person, but the sight of that terrible automobile accident haunted me for weeks.
    • A. 

      Squeamish

    • B. 

      Dissipate

    • C. 

      Pretentious

    • D. 

      Redoubtable

  • 13. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:The rescued captives were weak from hunger and __________ in appearance.
    • A. 

      Cadaverous

    • B. 

      Ignoble

    • C. 

      Nebulous

    • D. 

      Dilatory

  • 14. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:Experience taught her to control her _________ outbursts of anger.
    • A. 

      Intemperate

    • B. 

      Irresolute

    • C. 

      Impugn

    • D. 

      Austere

  • 15. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:He went right on with his speech, refusing to be _________ by the heckling of a few loudmouths.
    • A. 

      Disconcerted

    • B. 

      Mitigated

    • C. 

      Resuscitated

    • D. 

      Expurgated

  • 16. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:Science is not based on ________ assumptions, but on proven facts.
    • A. 

      Hypothetical

    • B. 

      Bovine

    • C. 

      Vulnerable

    • D. 

      Astute

  • 17. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:Although she tried to _________, we insisted on a clear "yes" or "no" answer.
    • A. 

      Equicovate

    • B. 

      Recapitulate

    • C. 

      Debase

    • D. 

      Prate

  • 18. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:I had hoped to __________ her anger by offering her an apology.
    • A. 

      Mitigate

    • B. 

      Reprove

    • C. 

      Relegate

    • D. 

      Disavow

  • 19. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:His _______ schemes for world conquest collapsed in a nightmare of military defeat and internal revolt.
    • A. 

      Grandiose

    • B. 

      Corpulent

    • C. 

      Inconsequential

    • D. 

      Beneficent

  • 20. 
    Choose the vocabulary word that BEST completes the following sentence:Andrew _________ endlessly for an hour but made few insightful points.
    • A. 

      Prated

    • B. 

      Abated

    • C. 

      Pillaged

    • D. 

      Crassed

  • 21. 
    Which vocabulary word means most nearly the SAME as:adoration
    • A. 

      Adulation

    • B. 

      Beneficent

    • C. 

      Subservient

    • D. 

      Reprove

  • 22. 
    Which vocabulary word means most nearly the SAME as:susceptible
    • A. 

      Vulnerable

    • B. 

      Grandiose

    • C. 

      Perfidy

    • D. 

      Egregious

  • 23. 
    Which vocabulary word means most nearly the SAME as:a challenge
    • A. 

      Gauntlet

    • B. 

      Dissension

    • C. 

      Infraction

    • D. 

      Penury

  • 24. 
    Which vocabulary word means most nearly the SAME as:precise
    • A. 

      Punctilious

    • B. 

      Acrimonious

    • C. 

      Stalwart

    • D. 

      Squeamish

  • 25. 
    Which vocabulary word means most nearly the SAME as:revive
    • A. 

      Resuscitate

    • B. 

      Novice

    • C. 

      Relegate

    • D. 

      Concoct

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