Vocabulary Level D Unit 4

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  • 1. 
    Anarchy is_____________.
    • A. 

      Order

    • B. 

      Chaos

    • C. 

      Lack of government

    • D. 

      Both B and C apply

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    No matter how carefully you plan for it, moving to a new home is an __________ and fatiguing chore.
    • A. 

      Auspicious

    • B. 

      Biased

    • C. 

      Arduous

    • D. 

      Pompous

    • E. 

      Intrepid

  • 3. 
    My parents describe the day that I was born as a most _____________ and joyous occasion.
    • A. 

      Intrepid

    • B. 

      Arduous

    • C. 

      Pompous

    • D. 

      Fated

    • E. 

      Auspicious

  • 4. 
    A synonym for biased is:
    • A. 

      Prejudiced

    • B. 

      Unfair

    • C. 

      Partial

    • D. 

      Bigoted

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Another word for daunt is
    • A. 

      Remedy

    • B. 

      Tease

    • C. 

      Reassure

    • D. 

      Dismay

    • E. 

      Ensure

  • 6. 
    Rescuers worked for hours to ________________ the netting that was entrapping the whale.
    • A. 

      Hoodwink

    • B. 

      Rectify

    • C. 

      Disentangle

    • D. 

      Incinerate

    • E. 

      Revile

  • 7. 
    Fated means:
    • A. 

      Determined in advance by destiny or fortune

    • B. 

      Preordained

    • C. 

      Doomed

    • D. 

      Star-crossed

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Many television commercials _______________ viewers into spending their hard-earned cash on useless, substandard merchandise.
    • A. 

      Dupe

    • B. 

      Deceive

    • C. 

      Hoodwink

    • D. 

      Trick

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    An inanimate object does not:
    • A. 

      Hear

    • B. 

      Breathe

    • C. 

      Think

    • D. 

      Speak

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    To burn to ashes is to:
    • A. 

      Incarcerate

    • B. 

      Incriminate

    • C. 

      Incinerate

    • D. 

      Incorporate

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    The _____________ soldiers entered the building ready for anything they might encounter.
    • A. 

      Insipid

    • B. 

      Invalid

    • C. 

      Intrepid

    • D. 

      Indulgent

    • E. 

      Indignant

  • 12. 
    Larceny is:
    • A. 

      Honesty

    • B. 

      Theft

    • C. 

      Hatred

    • D. 

      Anger

    • E. 

      Enthusiasm

  • 13. 
    Pompous means:
    • A. 

      Overly self-important

    • B. 

      Excessively stately and ceremonious

    • C. 

      Pretentious

    • D. 

      Highfalutin

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    On the eastern side of Mount Desert Island in Acadia National Park, there is a very steep hiking trail called the ________________.
    • A. 

      Intrepid

    • B. 

      Arduous

    • C. 

      Precipice

    • D. 

      Hoodwink

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    The senators debated a series of measures designed to ________________ the nation's economic predicament.
    • A. 

      Reprieve

    • B. 

      Rectify

    • C. 

      Retrieve

    • D. 

      Incinerate

    • E. 

      Augment

  • 16. 
    A judge may grant a  _______________ to someone who is a first-time offender.
    • A. 

      Revile

    • B. 

      Daunt

    • C. 

      Reprieve

    • D. 

      Larceny

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    Some people revered him, others ___________ him.
    • A. 

      Honored

    • B. 

      Praised

    • C. 

      Daunted

    • D. 

      Reviled

    • E. 

      None of the above

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