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  • 1. 

    What is a 10-letter word meaning "over-cautious"?

    • A. 

      Insistence

    • B. 

      Penetrable

    • C. 

      Vulnerable

    • D. 

      Meticulous

    Correct Answer
    D. Meticulous
    Explanation
    The word "meticulous" means being very careful, precise, and thorough in one's work or actions. It implies a strong attention to detail and a tendency to be cautious in order to avoid mistakes or errors. The word "over-cautious" suggests a similar meaning, as someone who is overly careful can be described as meticulous. Therefore, "meticulous" is the correct answer as it aligns with the given definition.

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  • 2. 

    What is a six-letter word meaning "relating to measurement"?

    • A. 

      Repine

    • B. 

      Clumsy

    • C. 

      Metric

    • D. 

      Eschew

    Correct Answer
    C. Metric
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Metric" because it is a six-letter word that means "relating to measurement."

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  • 3. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "an instrument for indicating and marking exact time in music"?

    • A. 

      Exonerate

    • B. 

      Vaporizer

    • C. 

      Metronome

    • D. 

      Unanimity

    Correct Answer
    C. Metronome
    Explanation
    A metronome is an instrument used in music to indicate and mark the exact time or tempo. It produces a regular, steady beat that helps musicians maintain a consistent rhythm while playing or practicing. The other options, "exonerate," "vaporizer," and "unanimity," do not have any connection to the concept of indicating and marking time in music.

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  • 4. 

    What is a 10-letter word meaning "a chief city, either the capital or the largest or most important city of a state"?

    • A. 

      Wantonness

    • B. 

      Apothecary

    • C. 

      Cantonment

    • D. 

      Metropolis

    Correct Answer
    D. Metropolis
    Explanation
    A 10-letter word meaning "a chief city, either the capital or the largest or most important city of a state" is "Metropolis". A metropolis is a term used to describe a large and important city, often serving as the capital or the economic, cultural, and political center of a region or state. It typically signifies a city with a high population, extensive infrastructure, and significant influence in various aspects of society.

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  • 5. 

    What is a 12-letter word meaning "pertaining to a chief city"?

    • A. 

      Irrefragable

    • B. 

      Metaphysical

    • C. 

      Conservatism

    • D. 

      Metropolitan

    Correct Answer
    D. Metropolitan
    Explanation
    The word "metropolitan" is a 12-letter word that means "pertaining to a chief city." It is derived from the Greek word "metropolis," which means "mother city" or "capital city." In English, it is commonly used to describe a major city or the area surrounding it, often implying a sense of importance or influence.

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  • 6. 

    What is a six-letter word meaning "courage"?

    • A. 

      Sextet

    • B. 

      Covert

    • C. 

      Mettle

    • D. 

      Thesis

    Correct Answer
    C. Mettle
    Explanation
    Mettle is a six-letter word that means "courage" or "strength of character". It is often used to describe someone's ability to face challenges or difficult situations with bravery and determination.

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  • 7. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "the world or universe on a small scale"?

    • A. 

      Reliquary

    • B. 

      Microcosm

    • C. 

      Magnetize

    • D. 

      Facsimile

    Correct Answer
    B. Microcosm
    Explanation
    A microcosm refers to a small-scale representation of the world or universe. It is a word used to describe something that mirrors or represents a larger whole in a smaller form. In this context, a microcosm is a nine-letter word that accurately captures the meaning of "the world or universe on a small scale."

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  • 8. 

    What is a 10-letter word meaning "an instrument for measuring very small angles or dimensions"?

    • A. 

      Productive

    • B. 

      Reconsider

    • C. 

      Transgress

    • D. 

      Micrometer

    Correct Answer
    D. Micrometer
    Explanation
    A micrometer is a measuring instrument used to measure very small angles or dimensions. It is typically used in fields such as engineering and science where precise measurements are required. The word "micrometer" itself is a 10-letter word and matches the given definition accurately. Therefore, "Micrometer" is the correct answer to the question.

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  • 9. 

    What is a 10-letter word meaning "an apparatus for magnifying faint sounds"?

    • A. 

      Microphone

    • B. 

      Stagnation

    • C. 

      Protrusion

    • D. 

      Jeopardize

    Correct Answer
    A. Microphone
    Explanation
    A microphone is a device used to amplify and record faint sounds. It consists of a diaphragm that vibrates in response to sound waves, converting them into electrical signals. These signals can then be amplified and transmitted to a recording or amplification system. Therefore, a microphone fits the description of an apparatus for magnifying faint sounds.

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  • 10. 

    What is an 11-letter word meaning "adapted to or characterized by minute observation"?

    • A. 

      Perspicuous

    • B. 

      Microscopic

    • C. 

      Disjunctive

    • D. 

      Workmanship

    Correct Answer
    B. Microscopic
    Explanation
    Microscopic is the correct answer because it is an 11-letter word that means "adapted to or characterized by minute observation." This word specifically refers to something that is very small and requires close examination to be observed effectively. Therefore, it fits the given definition accurately.

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  • 11. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "the middle of the summer"?

    • A. 

      Geniality

    • B. 

      Midsummer

    • C. 

      Percolate

    • D. 

      Irradiate

    Correct Answer
    B. Midsummer
    Explanation
    Midsummer is a 9-letter word that means "the middle of the summer." It is derived from the combination of "mid," which refers to the middle, and "summer," which is the season between spring and autumn. The term "midsummer" is often associated with celebrations and festivities that take place during the peak of the summer season.

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  • 12. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "a woman who makes a business of assisting at childbirth"?

    • A. 

      Dwindle

    • B. 

      Terrify

    • C. 

      Midwife

    • D. 

      Voluble

    Correct Answer
    C. Midwife
    Explanation
    A seven-letter word that means "a woman who makes a business of assisting at childbirth" is "midwife." A midwife is a healthcare professional who provides care and support to women during pregnancy, labor, and postpartum. They have specialized knowledge and skills in childbirth and provide assistance to ensure a safe and healthy delivery for both the mother and the baby.

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  • 13. 

    What is a four-letter word meaning "the external appearance or manner of a person"?

    • A. 

      Ally

    • B. 

      Mien

    • C. 

      Ogre

    • D. 

      Vale

    Correct Answer
    B. Mien
    Explanation
    Mien is a four-letter word that means "the external appearance or manner of a person." It refers to the way someone presents themselves or their overall demeanor. This word is commonly used to describe someone's facial expression, body language, or general attitude.

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  • 14. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "wandering"?

    • A. 

      Precise

    • B. 

      Migrant

    • C. 

      Quintet

    • D. 

      Formula

    Correct Answer
    B. Migrant
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Migrant" because it is a seven-letter word that means "wandering" or moving from one place to another. The other options, "Precise," "Quintet," and "Formula," do not have the same meaning as "wandering" and therefore are not the correct answer.

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  • 15. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "to remove or pass from one country, region, or habitat to another"?

    • A. 

      Meander

    • B. 

      Pincers

    • C. 

      Migrate

    • D. 

      Tactics

    Correct Answer
    C. Migrate
    Explanation
    The word "migrate" means to remove or pass from one country, region, or habitat to another. It accurately captures the meaning described in the question. "Meander" means to wander aimlessly, "pincers" refers to a gripping tool, and "tactics" are strategies or plans. Therefore, "migrate" is the correct answer.

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