Etymology Program V Quiz


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  1. Walking one half hour each day will have a salutary effect in time.
    healthy
    proper
    good

  2. The guilty man was incarcerated for his crime.
    questioned
    criticized
    imprisoned

  3. The disturbance grew to a riot as the mob began to pick up anything they could use as projectiles.
    objects that can be thrown
    shields
    helmets
    objects that can be barriers

  4. Children like to mimic their parents.
    ridicule
    assist
    imitate

  5. Thermal springs soothe tired joints.
    active
    warm
    cold

  6. A difficult passage requires more than a cursory glance.
    flowing
    prevailing
    hasty
    race-like

  7. Jennifer did not intend to mortify her friend when she corrected her.
    stiffen
    embarrass
    kill
    inter

  8. Only an omniscient person knows all the answers.
    all knowing
    all seeing
    well traveled
    educated

  9. The fractious horse was unable to be controlled.
    noisy
    unhappy
    broken
    irritable

  10. I always enjoy reading the libretto prior to the performance.
    the story
    the cast list
    book
    syllabus


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