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  • 1. 

    What is a four-letter word meaning "a somewhat continuous unstratified metal-bearing vein"?

    • A.

      Lode

    • B.

      Pyre

    • C.

      Rapt

    • D.

      Fuse

    Correct Answer
    A. Lode
    Explanation
    A lode is a four-letter word that refers to a somewhat continuous unstratified metal-bearing vein. It is commonly used in mining and geology to describe a deposit of valuable minerals or ore. This term is often associated with the extraction of metals such as gold, silver, or copper.

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  • 2. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "the act of furnishing with temporary quarters"?

    • A.

      Harangue

    • B.

      Lodgment

    • C.

      Monogram

    • D.

      Gradient

    Correct Answer
    B. Lodgment
    Explanation
    Lodgment is the correct answer because it is an eight-letter word that means "the act of furnishing with temporary quarters." The word refers to the process of providing someone with temporary accommodations or lodging. It is often used in the context of providing temporary housing or shelter for someone, such as in a hotel or a temporary residence.

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  • 3. 

    What is a five-letter word meaning "the science of correct thinking"?

    • A.

      Creed

    • B.

      Logic

    • C.

      Vista

    • D.

      Pudgy

    Correct Answer
    B. Logic
    Explanation
    Logic is the correct answer because it is a five-letter word that refers to "the science of correct thinking." Logic is a branch of philosophy that focuses on reasoning and rationality, helping individuals to think critically and make sound judgments. It involves analyzing arguments, identifying fallacies, and drawing valid conclusions based on evidence and logical principles. Therefore, logic fits the definition of "the science of correct thinking."

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  • 4. 

    What is a seven-letter word meaning "capable of or characterized by clear reasoning"?

    • A.

      Logical

    • B.

      Ecstasy

    • C.

      Regress

    • D.

      Radical

    Correct Answer
    A. Logical
    Explanation
    The word "logical" is the correct answer because it is a seven-letter word that means "capable of or characterized by clear reasoning." Logical thinking involves using reason and rationality to make decisions and solve problems. It is the opposite of being illogical or irrational.

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  • 5. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "an expert reasoner"?

    • A.

      Luminous

    • B.

      Solecism

    • C.

      Logician

    • D.

      Glorious

    Correct Answer
    C. Logician
    Explanation
    A logician is a person who is skilled in reasoning and logical thinking. They are experts in making deductions and drawing conclusions based on evidence and facts. The word "logician" fits the description of an expert reasoner as it specifically refers to someone who specializes in logical reasoning. "Luminous," "solecism," and "glorious" do not have any direct connection to the concept of being an expert reasoner.

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  • 6. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "one who consumes time idly"?

    • A.

      Spinster

    • B.

      Chastity

    • C.

      Loiterer

    • D.

      Advocate

    Correct Answer
    C. Loiterer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Loiterer" because a loiterer is someone who spends time idly or without any purpose. The word "eight-letter" suggests that the answer should be a word with eight letters, and "one who consumes time idly" is a clear definition of a loiterer. "Spinster" refers to an unmarried woman, "chastity" refers to the state of being pure or abstaining from sexual activity, and "advocate" refers to someone who supports or defends a cause.

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  • 7. 

    What is a 10-letter word meaning "solitude"?

    • A.

      Countryman

    • B.

      Inchoative

    • C.

      Distraught

    • D.

      Loneliness

    Correct Answer
    D. Loneliness
    Explanation
    Loneliness is a 10-letter word that means "solitude". It refers to the state of being alone or feeling isolated from others. This word accurately captures the concept of solitude, emphasizing the feeling of being lonely or lacking companionship. The other options, countryman, inchoative, and distraught, do not specifically convey the meaning of solitude or being alone.

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  • 8. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "unusually prolonged life"?

    • A.

      Menagerie

    • B.

      Longevity

    • C.

      Momentous

    • D.

      Venerable

    Correct Answer
    B. Longevity
    Explanation
    Longevity is the correct answer because it is a 9-letter word that means "unusually prolonged life". It is often used to describe the state or quality of living for a long time or having a long lifespan.

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  • 9. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "a little lord"?

    • A.

      Interact

    • B.

      Lordling

    • C.

      Drudgery

    • D.

      Verbatim

    Correct Answer
    B. Lordling
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Lordling." A "lordling" is a term used to describe a young or small lord, indicating someone who holds a lower rank or has less power than a full-fledged lord. The word is derived from "lord," meaning a ruler or nobleman, and the suffix "-ling," which denotes smallness or youth.

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  • 10. 

    What is a five-letter word meaning "a lake or loch"?

    • A.

      Rapid

    • B.

      Lough

    • C.

      Oaken

    • D.

      Afire

    Correct Answer
    B. Lough
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Lough." A lough is a five-letter word that means "a lake or loch." It is commonly used in Ireland and Scotland to refer to a body of water, particularly a lake or a sea inlet. "Rapid," "Oaken," and "Afire" do not have the same meaning as "lough" and are therefore incorrect options.

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  • 11. 

    What is a five-letter word meaning "rudely"?

    • A.

      Junta

    • B.

      Lowly

    • C.

      Inlet

    • D.

      Felon

    Correct Answer
    B. Lowly
    Explanation
    The word "lowly" means "rudely" as it is often used to describe behavior that is lacking in manners or etiquette. It suggests a lack of respect or consideration for others, which can be perceived as rude. Therefore, "lowly" is the correct answer to the question.

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  • 12. 

    What is a five-letter word meaning "mentally sound"?

    • A.

      Panic

    • B.

      Probe

    • C.

      Beget

    • D.

      Lucid

    Correct Answer
    D. Lucid
    Explanation
    Lucid is the correct answer because it is a five-letter word that means "mentally sound." Lucid is often used to describe someone who is clear-headed, rational, and able to think and communicate clearly.

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  • 13. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "highly profitable"?

    • A.

      Remission

    • B.

      Successor

    • C.

      Lucrative

    • D.

      Extension

    Correct Answer
    C. Lucrative
    Explanation
    Lucrative is a 9 letter word that means "highly profitable." It is the correct answer because it directly matches the given definition. Lucrative refers to something that is financially rewarding and generates a significant amount of profit or income.

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  • 14. 

    What is a 9 letter word meaning "laughable"?

    • A.

      Telepathy

    • B.

      Lithotype

    • C.

      Ludicrous

    • D.

      Juridical

    Correct Answer
    C. Ludicrous
    Explanation
    Ludicrous is a 9-letter word that means "laughable" or "absurd." It is derived from the Latin word "ludicrus," which means "sportive" or "playful." Something that is ludicrous is so ridiculous or outlandish that it elicits laughter or disbelief.

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  • 15. 

    What is an eight-letter word meaning "one of the heavenly bodies as a source of light"?

    • A.

      Luminary

    • B.

      Muleteer

    • C.

      Ungainly

    • D.

      Maritime

    Correct Answer
    A. Luminary
    Explanation
    The word "luminary" refers to a person or thing that is a source of light or inspiration. In this context, it is used to describe one of the heavenly bodies, such as the sun or the moon, that emits light and illuminates the sky. The word "muleteer" refers to a person who drives mules, "ungainly" means lacking grace or awkward, and "maritime" relates to the sea or navigation. Therefore, "luminary" is the correct answer as it best fits the definition provided.

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