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  • 1. 
    Bearing the classification usually above restricted and below secret
    • A. 

      Naive

    • B. 

      Facetious

    • C. 

      Objective

    • D. 

      Confidential

    • E. 

      Explicit

  • 2. 
    Not meant to be taken seriously
    • A. 

      Facetious

    • B. 

      Joyous

    • C. 

      Ironic

    • D. 

      Satiric

    • E. 

      Disdainful

  • 3. 
    Something that one's efforts or action are intended to attain or accomplish; goal
    • A. 

      Objetiv

    • B. 

      Objetive

    • C. 

      Obective

    • D. 

      Objective

    • E. 

      Ojective

  • 4. 
    Macabre
    • A. 

      Mournful; woeful; dismal

    • B. 

      Over sentimental; tearful

    • C. 

      Full of disdain; scornful

    • D. 

      Gruesome; ghastly; grim

    • E. 

      Derisive; contemptuous

  • 5. 
    Pertaining to a perfect setting
    • A. 

      Idyllic

    • B. 

      Sentimental

    • C. 

      Reflective

    • D. 

      Reverent

    • E. 

      Joyous

  • 6. 
    The word ____________________ conveys a meaning that is opposite of its literal meaning
  • 7. 
    Characterized by the use of isarcasm or ridicule
    • A. 

      Scathing

    • B. 

      Exuberant

    • C. 

      Satiric

    • D. 

      Naive

    • E. 

      Detached

  • 8. 
    Characterized by melancholy; longing; yearning
    • A. 

      Mock

    • B. 

      Lugubrious

    • C. 

      Patriotic

    • D. 

      Humorous

    • E. 

      Wistful

  • 9. 
    Containing or expressing praise
    • A. 

      Elegiac

    • B. 

      Jingoistic

    • C. 

      Inspiring

    • D. 

      Laudatory

    • E. 

      Spiritual

  • 10. 
    A sentimental yearning for the happiness of a former place or time
    • A. 

      Patriotic

    • B. 

      Nostalgic

    • C. 

      Sentimental

    • D. 

      Remorseful

    • E. 

      Compassionate

  • 11. 
    Characterized by or of the nature of verbal abuse or condemnation
    • A. 

      Scathing

    • B. 

      Sarcasm

    • C. 

      Mock

    • D. 

      Pedantic

    • E. 

      Vituperative

  • 12. 
    Separated;  withdrawn
    • A. 

      Attached

    • B. 

      Detached

    • C. 

      Didactic

    • D. 

      Factual

    • E. 

      Critical

  • 13. 
    Having or showing unaffected simplicity of nature or absence of artificiality
    • A. 

      Nave

    • B. 

      Natural

    • C. 

      Conniving

    • D. 

      Naeve

    • E. 

      Naive

  • 14. 
    Maudlin
    • A. 

      Feeling, showing, behaving with respect

    • B. 

      Contemplation

    • C. 

      Over sentimental; tearful

    • D. 

      Filled with love for one's country

    • E. 

      Inclined to find fault or to judge with severity

  • 15. 
    Casual
    • A. 

      Informal

    • B. 

      Critical

    • C. 

      Joyous

    • D. 

      Humorous

    • E. 

      Mock