Wordly Wise 3000, Book 5, Lesson 10 Test

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  • 1. 
    Which word is the best synonym for yearned?
    • A. 

      Dislike

    • B. 

      Longing

    • C. 

      Strongly desired

    • D. 

      Wanted

  • 2. 
    Which sentence has the best synonym for yearning?
    • A. 

      Mary was longing to go outside and play.

    • B. 

      Mary desired a hat.

    • C. 

      Mary liked playing outside.

    • D. 

      Mary was excited about the dog.

  • 3. 
    I was filled with yearning for my mother while I was away visiting my grandmother.
    • A. 

      In this sentence "yearning" means I "wished for" my mother.

    • B. 

      In this sentence "yearning" means I "hoped for" my mother.

    • C. 

      In this sentence "yearning" means I "longed for" my mother.

  • 4. 
    `Which sentence uses the best synonym for superior?
    • A. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is the worst.

    • B. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is chunkier.

    • C. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is fine.

    • D. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is best.

    • E. 

      Mr. King thinks his brand of milkshake is eaten more.

  • 5. 
    Choose the sentence that best uses the word superior.
    • A. 

      People in the Olympics are great at their sport.

    • B. 

      The president is higher than the vice president.

    • C. 

      Dogs are better than cats.

  • 6. 
    Which two words in which sentence is a synonm of superior?
    • A. 

      Jim thought the little girl was smart.

    • B. 

      That dog is really intelligent.

    • C. 

      When Sally broke the copy machine, she had to tell her boss, Mrs. Martin.

  • 7. 
    Which sentence uses the synonm for reluctant correctly?
    • A. 

      We were eager to take the trip.

    • B. 

      We were anxious to take the trip.

    • C. 

      We were unwilling to take the trip.

    • D. 

      We were anxious to take the trip.

  • 8. 
    Which group of words in which sentence is a synonym of reluctant?
    • A. 

      We loved the symphony.

    • B. 

      We didn't want to leave.

    • C. 

      We prepared the dishes before we left the house.

    • D. 

      Karen was angry that she had to leave the party early.

    • E. 

      Dan was sad to see the rain stop.

  • 9. 
    Skiing is one of Bob's pursuits.
    • A. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to follow after".

    • B. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "an activity, as a job or sport, that someone takes part in".

    • C. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to race".

    • D. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to seek".

  • 10. 
    Jake didn't want to pursue the deer so deep into the woods during the hunt.
    • A. 

      In this sentence "pursue" means "to race".

    • B. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to seek".

    • C. 

      In this sentence "pursuits" means "to chase".

  • 11. 
    Photography is one of David's pursuits.  Which word is the best synonym for the underlined word.
    • A. 

      Skills

    • B. 

      Classes

    • C. 

      Hobbies

    • D. 

      Dislikes

  • 12. 
    The police pursued the reckless driver down the street and across the bridge.  What is the best synonym for the underlined word as used in this sentence.
    • A. 

      Carried

    • B. 

      Ran

    • C. 

      Followed

    • D. 

      Chased

  • 13. 
    What does indirect mean?
    • A. 

      Prompt

    • B. 

      Careful

    • C. 

      Incorrect

    • D. 

      Direct

    • E. 

      Evade

  • 14. 
    What are the best synonyms for evade?
    • A. 

      Avoid

    • B. 

      Dodge

    • C. 

      Skip

    • D. 

      Escape

    • E. 

      Wait

  • 15. 
    Which is the correct use of the word evade?
    • A. 

      Bob tends to avoid his responsibilities.

    • B. 

      Bob doesn't like his responsibilities.

  • 16. 
    Which is the correct use of the word evade?
    • A. 

      Kimberly didn't choose to answer the question.

    • B. 

      Kimberly carefully skirted around the question.

  • 17. 
    Susie gave her teacher an evasive answer.  Which word is the synonym for the underlined word?
    • A. 

      Careful

    • B. 

      Prompt

    • C. 

      Careless

    • D. 

      Incorrect

    • E. 

      Indirect

  • 18. 
    They liberated the cat from the barbed wire fence.  Which word is a synonym for the underlined word?
    • A. 

      Released

    • B. 

      Moved

    • C. 

      Freed

    • D. 

      Helped

    • E. 

      Captured

  • 19. 
    He felt liberated.  Which synonym best describes the underlined word?
    • A. 

      Happy

    • B. 

      Moody

    • C. 

      Silly

    • D. 

      Free

    • E. 

      Unavailable

  • 20. 
    She was ready when he came to pick her up.  Which word is the best synonum to describe the underlined words?
    • A. 

      Happy

    • B. 

      Moody

    • C. 

      Looking

    • D. 

      Working

    • E. 

      Available

  • 21. 
    There were numerous metro stops on the way to the event.  Choose the synonym that best describes the underlined word.
    • A. 

      Few

    • B. 

      Couple

    • C. 

      Many

  • 22. 
    I just want to give all of my money to the poor.  Choose the word that best describes this sentence.
    • A. 

      Help

    • B. 

      Free

    • C. 

      Donate

    • D. 

      Love

  • 23. 
    People across the country donated food and clothing to the hurricane victims.  Which synonym best describes the underlined word?
    • A. 

      Sent

    • B. 

      Carried

    • C. 

      Gave

    • D. 

      Gathered

  • 24. 
    What does it mean to be in bondage?
  • 25. 
    What does it mean to establish?
  • 26. 
    How can you oppose something?
    • A. 

      By playing against someone in a game

    • B. 

      By not agreeing with someone

    • C. 

      By doing what someone asks you to do

    • D. 

      By taking your time

  • 27. 
    You can't prohibit me from smoking here.  Which phrase best describes the underlined word?
    • A. 

      To stop

    • B. 

      Forbid by law

    • C. 

      Carefully consider

    • D. 

      Choose not to

  • 28. 
    How can you reassure someone?
    • A. 

      By yelling at them

    • B. 

      By giving them a Teddy Bear

    • C. 

      By patting them on the back and saying, "it's going to be okay, don't worry"

    • D. 

      By saying comforting words

  • 29. 
    What would be an occasion for celebrating?
    • A. 

      A death

    • B. 

      A race

    • C. 

      A wedding

  • 30. 
    We argue on occasion.  What is the best synonym for the underlined word?
    • A. 

      All of the time

    • B. 

      Never

    • C. 

      Frequently

    • D. 

      Infrequently

  • 31. 
    In a sport game, who is the opposition?
    • A. 

      Your team

    • B. 

      The spectators

    • C. 

      The other team

    • D. 

      The judges

  • 32. 
    What does it mean if tickets are available?  Choose the correct answer.
    • A. 

      They are hard to find

    • B. 

      They are very expensive

    • C. 

      They are easy to get

    • D. 

      You can't have them

  • 33. 
    Select the best example of a donation.
    • A. 

      A $1000 check

    • B. 

      A $1,000 check given to the Red Cross charity organization

    • C. 

      A charity

    • D. 

      A report on money given away

  • 34. 
    What is the opposite of supporting an idea that someone has?
    • A. 

      Studying the idea carefully

    • B. 

      Working together with someone

    • C. 

      Opposing the idea

    • D. 

      Acting in support of the idea

  • 35. 
    What is the antonym for bondage?
    • A. 

      Enslaved

    • B. 

      Market

    • C. 

      Keep

    • D. 

      Freedom

  • 36. 
    What is the antonym for prohibit?
    • A. 

      Forbid

    • B. 

      Allow

    • C. 

      Ignore

    • D. 

      Mention

    • E. 

      Stop

  • 37. 
    Park rules prohibit dogs from running loose with no leash.  Choose the antonym for the underlined word.
    • A. 

      Forbid

    • B. 

      Don't allow

    • C. 

      Ignore

    • D. 

      Allow

    • E. 

      Stop

  • 38. 
    Occasional refers to which of the following?
    • A. 

      Patterns

    • B. 

      Habits

    • C. 

      Events

    • D. 

      Time

    • E. 

      Establishments

  • 39. 
    What is the antonym for "answered freely".
    • A. 

      Right away

    • B. 

      Without hesitation

    • C. 

      Carefully

    • D. 

      Evaded

    • E. 

      Longed for