Wow Assessment Wks 4,5,6 Of 2nd Semester

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  • 1. 
    Under the legislation, by Thursday midnight the resignation of the ministers would become irrevocable.
    • A. 

      Unchangeable

    • B. 

      Temporary

    • C. 

      Official

    • D. 

      Unreasonable

  • 2. 
    Tiny beads of iridescent sweat adorned her forehead as she walked from the store with the jewels on her neck.
    • A. 

      Miniscule

    • B. 

      Shimmering

    • C. 

      Dry

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 3. 
    There arose such clamor in the house that even the speaker could not restore order.
    • A. 

      Applause

    • B. 

      Laughter

    • C. 

      Argument

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 4. 
    There are no easy questions to things that are seemingly irresolvable.
    • A. 

      Beyond understanding

    • B. 

      Complex

    • C. 

      Unforgivable

    • D. 

      Incapable of solution

  • 5. 
    The scramble to reclaim bank fees caused outrage among customers.
    • A. 

      Overcharge

    • B. 

      Review

    • C. 

      Restore

    • D. 

      Overthrow

  • 6. 
    The euphonious wind, ruffling the leaves of the trees, was calming and reassuring.
    • A. 

      Gentle

    • B. 

      Pleasant sounding

    • C. 

      Warm and constant

    • D. 

      Constant

  • 7. 
    The defendant's task is to compensate the claimant for his losses.
    • A. 

      Attorney for the prosecution

    • B. 

      Attacker

    • C. 

      Thief

    • D. 

      Person who filed the lawsuit

  • 8. 
    The daily program of eurhythmics at the day care center had a greatly calming effect upon the children.
    • A. 

      Silent meditation and yoga

    • B. 

      Physical movement to music

    • C. 

      Therapy involving touch

    • D. 

      Visiting speakers and performers

  • 9. 
    The critics at the time did not acclaim the movie as an iconic masterpiece.
    • A. 

      Give notice

    • B. 

      Discuss

    • C. 

      Privately criticize

    • D. 

      Publicly praise

  • 10. 
    The aging concert violinist nonethelesss enjoyed wide acclaim in the country of his birth.
    • A. 

      Citizenship

    • B. 

      Praise

    • C. 

      Criticism

    • D. 

      Fortune

  • 11. 
    She felt a sense of panic, as if she were being watched, but upon walking away felt a sudden euphoria.
    • A. 

      Vengeance

    • B. 

      Increased dread

    • C. 

      Intense well-being

    • D. 

      Dullish apathy

  • 12. 
    Please note the usual disclaimer: we accept no responsibility whatsoever for the accuracy of what follows.
    • A. 

      Denial

    • B. 

      Acceptance of terms

    • C. 

      Specification of limits

    • D. 

      Attachment

  • 13. 
    Jamie's question about farms was considered irrelevant by the Spanish teacher.
    • A. 

      Sacrilegious

    • B. 

      Topical

    • C. 

      Beside the point

    • D. 

      Hilarious

  • 14. 
    It was difficult to read my own mother's eulogy, but the funeral goers needed to hear of her life.
    • A. 

      History

    • B. 

      Graveside

    • C. 

      Memorial service

    • D. 

      Speech honoring the dead

  • 15. 
    It is no light thing to show irreverence to the divine laws.
    • A. 

      Lack of pride

    • B. 

      Meaninglessness

    • C. 

      Undue honor

    • D. 

      Disrespect

  • 16. 
    I have irrefutable proof that the earth revolves around the sun.
    • A. 

      Irreputable

    • B. 

      Undeniable

    • C. 

      Unprovable

    • D. 

      Irrelevant

  • 17. 
    Her efforts to reclaim her irreligious husband proved futile; he simply refused to accept a god in any form.
    • A. 

      Disinterested

    • B. 

      Legalistic

    • C. 

      Agnostic

    • D. 

      Faithless

  • 18. 
    Harry's exclamatory vocalizations gave strong evidence that he was in great distress.
    • A. 

      Frightened

    • B. 

      Argumentative

    • C. 

      Surprised

    • D. 

      Vulgar

  • 19. 
    By the 18th century, new technology began to be developed which allowed reclamation of "waste areas."
    • A. 

      Restoration

    • B. 

      Instigation

    • C. 

      Inculcation

    • D. 

      Duplication

  • 20. 
    An irascible man with a sharp tongue, Jerome made enemies as well as friends.
    • A. 

      Unnoticed

    • B. 

      Calm

    • C. 

      Angry

    • D. 

      Clever