TOEFL Mini-test Skills 33-36

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TOEFL Mini-test Skills 33-36

Choose the letter of the underlined word or group of words that is not correct.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In several of his paintings, Edward Hicks depicted the Quaker farm in Pennsylvania where he spends his youth.
    • A. 

      Several of his paintings

    • B. 

      Where

    • C. 

      Spends

    • D. 

      His

  • 2. 
    Florida has become the twenty-seventh state in the United States on March 3, 1845.
    • A. 

      Has become

    • B. 

      Twenty-seventh

    • C. 

      State

    • D. 

      In the

  • 3. 
    After last week's meeting, the advertising department quickly realized that the product will need a new slogan.
    • A. 

      Last week's

    • B. 

      Realized

    • C. 

      Will

    • D. 

      Need

  • 4. 
    John F. Kennedy's grandfather, John F. Fitzgerald, serves two terms as the mayor of Boston in the beginning of the twentieth century.
    • A. 

      Kennedy's

    • B. 

      Serves

    • C. 

      As the

    • D. 

      In the beginning

  • 5. 
    Fort Ticonderoga, a strategically important fortification during the Revolution, had since been reconstructed and turned into a museum.
    • A. 

      Had

    • B. 

      Been

    • C. 

      Reconstructed

    • D. 

      Turned

  • 6. 
    In making their calculations, Institute researchers assume that the least costly form of energy would be used.
    • A. 

      Making

    • B. 

      The least costly

    • C. 

      Would

    • D. 

      Used

  • 7. 
    A twenty-one-year-old man became the second casualty yesterday when he loses control of his truck.
    • A. 

      Became

    • B. 

      When

    • C. 

      Loses

    • D. 

      Control

  • 8. 
    Most people had written with quill pens until pens with metal points become popular in the middle of the nineteenth century.
    • A. 

      Had

    • B. 

      Written

    • C. 

      Pens until pens

    • D. 

      Become

  • 9. 
    In a determined drive to pare its debt, Time Warner is launching a stock offering plan that would potentially raise $2.8 billion.
    • A. 

      Determined

    • B. 

      Its debt

    • C. 

      Stock offering

    • D. 

      Would potentially raise

  • 10. 
    The formula used in the study calls for either peroxide or metaldehyde, but metaldehyde was not always available.
    • A. 

      Used

    • B. 

      For either

    • C. 

      But

    • D. 

      Was

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