SAT Vocabulary

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SAT Vocabulary Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will test your ability to recognize the clues in a sentence completion, and then to choose the correct word that completes the sentence.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Mrs. Crumb has long been considered a ___________; she always insists that her students follow her classroom procedures without exception.
    • A. 

      Hypocrite

    • B. 

      Dilettante

    • C. 

      Martinet

    • D. 

      Martyr

    • E. 

      Sycophant

  • 2. 
    The ________ of Maria Irene Fornes' play Mud —a realistic room perched on a dirt pile— challenges conventional interpretations of stage scenery.
    • A. 

      Appeal

    • B. 

      Plot

    • C. 

      Mood

    • D. 

      Setting

    • E. 

      Rehersal

  • 3. 
    Because of the _______ effects of the hot springs, tourists sufering from various ailments flocked to the village's thermal pools.
    • A. 

      Succulent

    • B. 

      Redolent

    • C. 

      Cerebral

    • D. 

      Mandatory

    • E. 

      Therapeutic

  • 4. 
    The guest speaker on Oprah Winfrey's talk show offended the audience by first ________ them and then refusing to moderate these ________ remarks.
    • A. 

      Flattering...commendable

    • B. 

      Haranguing...intemperate

    • C. 

      Praising...radical

    • D. 

      Enraging...conciliatory

    • E. 

      Accommodating...indulgent