Are You Smart Enough To Pass The GRE?

The Graduate Record Examinations test is an admissions requirement for almost every graduate school in the US. The question is: could you pass the test? Take these 12 GRE quiz questions and find out if you're grad school material.
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Question 1/12

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Which of these words is a synonym for debauchery?
Virtue
Vice
Neither one
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Question 2/12

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Which of these words is a synonym for recluse?
Hermit
Extrovert
Neither one
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Question 3/12

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Having contradictory feelings is to be....
Pugnacious
Ambivalent
Discerned
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Question 4/12

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As Jane explored the mansion with its vintage furniture and marble floors, she felt as if the place was very ______.
Apathetic
Aesthetic
Neither one
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Question 5/12

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Which of these words is an antonym for lazy?
Sluggish
Hardworking
Neither one
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Question 6/12

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Plug is to socket as key is to...
Hinge
Lock
Door
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Question 7/12

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Allen grasped his broken wrist and winced, and hoped the nurse would soon bring something to _______ his pain.
Dazzle
Alleviate
Transcend
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Question 8/12

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Which of these words is an antonym for vulnerable?
Secure
Salutation
Neither one
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Question 9/12

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What shape is this?
Octagon
Hexagon
Pentagon
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Question 10/12

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Bird is to molt as snake is to...
Slough
Bite
Neither one
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Question 11/12

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Which of these fractions is greater than 1/2?
1/4
5/7
Neither one
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Question 12/12

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"After hearing her date make an offensive statement, Laura was filled with a sense of ______ toward him."
Antipathy
Endemic
Neither one
Result
If you tried to take the GRE today, there's a strong chance you wouldn't pass! While you're definitely bright and engaging, these questions threw you for a grad school loop. Worry not, most adults couldn't pass this quiz with ease! What matters most is that you gave it your all and put your knowledge to the test!

C+, GRE Fail

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Right!
If you were to apply to grad school today and take the GRE, you would likely pass on your first go! It's clear that you pride yourself on being knowledgeable on a variety of subjects and topics, especially the English language. Unlike most adults, you've held onto the basic skills you learned so long ago!

B+, GRE Pass

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Not only would you pass a GRE exam, but you would ace that test with flying colors! Clearly, you've held onto the basic skills that you learned so long ago. From language arts to mathematics, there's no doubt that you're a star student with a bright future ahead!

A+, GRE Ace

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1
Which of these words is a synonym for debauchery?
Virtue
Vice
Neither one
2
Which of these words is a synonym for recluse?
Hermit
Extrovert
Neither one
3
Having contradictory feelings is to be....
Pugnacious
Ambivalent
Discerned
4
As Jane explored the mansion with its vintage furniture and marble floors, she felt as if the place was very ______.
Apathetic
Aesthetic
Neither one
5
Which of these words is an antonym for lazy?
Sluggish
Hardworking
Neither one
6
Plug is to socket as key is to...
Hinge
Lock
Door
7
Allen grasped his broken wrist and winced, and hoped the nurse would soon bring something to _______ his pain.
Dazzle
Alleviate
Transcend
8
Which of these words is an antonym for vulnerable?
Secure
Salutation
Neither one
9
What shape is this?
Octagon
Hexagon
Pentagon
10
Bird is to molt as snake is to...
Slough
Bite
Neither one
11
Which of these fractions is greater than 1/2?
1/4
5/7
Neither one
12
"After hearing her date make an offensive statement, Laura was filled with a sense of ______ toward him."
Antipathy
Endemic
Neither one