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Could You Pass The Verbal Section Of The SAT Test Today?

Journey back to those stressful days of high school when your future education depended on your SAT scores. Let’s see how well you would do on the verbal part of the SAT now that you’re a fully grown adult.

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Question 1/12

andthatswhyyouresingle.com
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In order to prevent house fires, all flammable liquids, oily rags, and other ______ materials should be thrown out.
unctuous
combustible
extinguishable

Question 2/12

societyforscience.org
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Some scientists claim that apes have been taught to communicate using simple sign language, but others say the apes are only__________ their trainers.
condoning
acknowledging
emulating

Question 3/12

onwardstate.com
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It is ironic that the _________ ideas of the great philosophers are repeated so often that they have become mere __________.
original .. cliches
dubious .. habits
banal .. beliefs

Question 4/12

jeebboo.com
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Because the reporter neither _______ nor defended either side in the dispute, both parties appreciated his journalistic _________.
criticized .. vitality
dismissed .. flair
attacked .. neutrality

Question 5/12

thesnapper.com
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The stoic former general led his civilian life as he had his military life, with simplicity and ____ dignity.
aggressive
benevolent
austere

Question 6/12

gotmesh.org
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If it is true that morality can't exist without religion, then does the erosion of religion herald the _____ of morality?
regulation
collapse
resurgence

Question 7/12

hendonprep.co.uk
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Although bound to uphold the law, a judge is free to use his discretion to ______ the cruel severity of some criminal penalties.
enforce
understand
mitigate

Question 8/12

rackcdn.com
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Sarah's uncle seems ________; he is frequently observed behaving in an unconventional manner.
ordinary
eccentric
sociable

Question 9/12

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The antibiotic ointment was so effective on Bob's swollen finger that after only one application the finger was no longer _______.
fractured
compressed
distended

Question 10/12

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The commercial airliner flew too close to the military base, an act that the army viewed _____ a violation of its air space.
as
for
that it was

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The scientific community was ______ when a living specimen of the coelacanth, thought to be no longer _______ , was discovered by deep-sea fishermen.
overjoyed .. dangerous
astounded .. extant
dismayed .. alive

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After the president's third trip overseas, voters complained that he was paying too little attention to _________ affairs.
extra-marital
extraneous
domestic

C+, Community College

sunjournal.com
Right!
Getting a high SAT score isn't really that important...

B+, State College

state-college.com
Right!
You got around half right, so if your math scores were reasonable, you probably went to a good state school.

A+, Harvard

industryweek.com
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Well, well, well. You must have done well on your SATs. Life has obviously been a cakewalk for you...
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1
In order to prevent house fires, all flammable liquids, oily rags, and other ______ materials should be thrown out.
unctuous
combustible
extinguishable
2
Some scientists claim that apes have been taught to communicate using simple sign language, but others say the apes are only__________ their trainers.
condoning
acknowledging
emulating
3
It is ironic that the _________ ideas of the great philosophers are repeated so often that they have become mere __________.
original .. cliches
dubious .. habits
banal .. beliefs
4
Because the reporter neither _______ nor defended either side in the dispute, both parties appreciated his journalistic _________.
criticized .. vitality
dismissed .. flair
attacked .. neutrality
5
The stoic former general led his civilian life as he had his military life, with simplicity and ____ dignity.
aggressive
benevolent
austere
6
If it is true that morality can't exist without religion, then does the erosion of religion herald the _____ of morality?
regulation
collapse
resurgence
7
Although bound to uphold the law, a judge is free to use his discretion to ______ the cruel severity of some criminal penalties.
enforce
understand
mitigate
8
Sarah's uncle seems ________; he is frequently observed behaving in an unconventional manner.
ordinary
eccentric
sociable
9
The antibiotic ointment was so effective on Bob's swollen finger that after only one application the finger was no longer _______.
fractured
compressed
distended
10
The commercial airliner flew too close to the military base, an act that the army viewed _____ a violation of its air space.
as
for
that it was
11
The scientific community was ______ when a living specimen of the coelacanth, thought to be no longer _______ , was discovered by deep-sea fishermen.
overjoyed .. dangerous
astounded .. extant
dismayed .. alive
12
After the president's third trip overseas, voters complained that he was paying too little attention to _________ affairs.
extra-marital
extraneous
domestic

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