1 Laser beams can be used to metals and other hard materials.
A trim B melt C drill D slice
2 The cost of elections in the United States is by both the government and the private sector.
A known B fought C exposed D assumed
3 Acknowledged as the main cause of hay fever the pollen of ragweed is very .
A intriguing B annoying C potent D significant
4 They got in quite a .
A snit B fight C bally D littering
5 By providing legal representation, the American Civil Liberties Union works to defend citizens breaches of their civil rights.
A branches B exercises C perusals D violations
6 The first step in planning a marketing strategy for a new product is to the breakdown of sales figures for competitive products.
A decrease in B reordering ofC itemization of D collapse in
7 The is working on the house today.
A carpenter B plumber C electrician D mason
8 colored flowers attract insects.
A Delicately B Sensibly C Harmoniously D Brightly
9 On the of matrimony, he fled to a desert island.
A ship B proposal C edge D evasion
10 Defined most , folklore includes all the customs, beliefs and traditions that people have handed down from generation to generation.
A fancifully B liberally C quaintly D dryly
11 Maria Chapman, abolitionist and close associate of William Lloyed Garrison, wrote many condemning slavery.
A slogans B short poems C sentiments D short pamphlets
12 It’s evident that her handling of them has the peaches.
A promulgated B infatuated C damaged D infuriated
13 Messalina’s name has become a for notorious behavior.
A an epithet B an abstractionC an indication D an oration
14 The of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s writing was reassessed by literary critics in the 1950’s.
A idealism B creativity C quality D imagery
15 People fishing on a lake must wait so as not to scare the fish away.
A considerately B hungrily C alertly D quietly
1. C2. D3. B4. B5. D 6. C7. D8. D9. C10. B 11. D12. C13. A14. C15. D.