TOEFL Mini-test (Skills 13-14)

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TOEFL Mini-test (Skills 13-14)

Choose the letter of the word or group of words that best completes the sentence.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When _______ nests during spring nesting season, Canadian geese are fiercely territorial.
    • A. 

      Building

    • B. 

      Are building

    • C. 

      Built

    • D. 

      Are built

  • 2. 
    In 1870, Clavin, along with Adirondack hunter Alvah Dunning, made the first known ascent of Sweard Mountain, _______ far from roads or trails.
    • A. 

      A remote peak

    • B. 

      It is a remote peak

    • C. 

      A remote peak is

    • D. 

      Which a remote peak

  • 3. 
    Kokanee salmon begin to deteriorate and die soon _______ at the age of four.
    • A. 

      They spawn

    • B. 

      After spawning

    • C. 

      Spawn

    • D. 

      Spawned the salmon

  • 4. 
    _______ behind government secrecy for nearly half a century, the Hanford plant in central Washington produced plutonium for the nuclear weapons of the Cold War.
    • A. 

      It is hidden

    • B. 

      Hidden

    • C. 

      Which is hidden

    • D. 

      The plan is hiding

  • 5. 
    Until _______ incorrect, astronomers had assumed that the insides of white dwarfs were uniform.
    • A. 

      They

    • B. 

      Their proof

    • C. 

      The astronomers recently proven

    • D. 

      Recently proven

  • 6. 
    _______ artifacts from the early Chinese dynasties, numerous archeologists have explored the southern Silk Road.
    • A. 

      They were searching for

    • B. 

      It was a search for

    • C. 

      Searched for

    • D. 

      Searching for

  • 7. 
    In Hailey, the best-known lecturer was women's rights activist Abigail Scott Duniway of Portland, Oregon, who could usually be persuaded to speak _______ town visiting her son.
    • A. 

      She was in

    • B. 

      While in

    • C. 

      While she was

    • D. 

      Was in

  • 8. 
    The National Restaurant _______ Washington, says that federal efforts to regulate workplace smoking would limit restaurants' ability to respond to the desires of their patrons.
    • A. 

      Association in

    • B. 

      Association is in

    • C. 

      Association which is in

    • D. 

      Association, based in

  • 9. 
    _______ in North American waterways a little over a decade ago, zebra mussels have already earned a nasty reputation for their expensive habit of clogging water pipes in the Grat Lakes area.
    • A. 

      The first sighting

    • B. 

      Although first sighted

    • C. 

      Zebra mussels were first sighted

    • D. 

      First sighting

  • 10. 
    Small companies may take their goods abroad for trade shows without paying foreign value-added taxes by acquiring _______ an ATA carnet.
    • A. 

      A document calls

    • B. 

      A document called

    • C. 

      Calls a document

    • D. 

      Called a document

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