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(A) who being (B) to be (C) and being (D) was 12. Adhesions are _______. formed within the body in response to inflammation or injury. (A) that thin bands of scar tissue (B) they thin bands of scar tissue w hen (C) thin bands of scar t issue (D) thin bands of scar tissue able to 13. The planet Neptune is about 30 times _______ from the Sun as Earth is. (A) fa r (B) as far (C) more far (D) fa r that 14. Not until the 1850's _______ a few public-spirited citizens and state legislatures seek to rescue historic buildings in the United States from destruction or alteration. (A) both (B) came (C) did (D) when 15. _______ 200 bones forming the framework,
240or skeleton , of the human body. (A) Being over (B)There are over (C) Where over (D)Over 16. The world's water balanceis regulatedby the constant circulationof water in A B C Liquid and vapor tom among the oceans, the atmospheric, and the land. D 17. The major purposeof the United States Department of Education are to ensure A equaleducational opportunity for alland to improve thequality of education. B C D 18. Massive gains in computer speed, power, and reliablyhave been largelydue A B C to advancesin silicon tec~logics and manufacturing processes. D 19. The sunflower, the official state flower of Kansas, and iswidespreadin A B the prairiesof the westernUnited States. C D 20. Lake Superior, part ofthe United States-Canadian boundary, is alargest A B C freshwater lake in the world. D 21. The snapper, a large-headed fish witha long dorsal fin, is named toits A B characteristic way of suddenly, shutting itsmouth. C D 22. The aimof the decorativearts is to beautifulour surroundings. A B C D 23. Modern digital synthesizers, based on microprocessors, are virtuallyunlimited A B in the numberand range of musical sounds itcan produce. C D 24. During the years he composed, Charles Ives was isolationfrom the music world; A B none of his majorworks was publiclyperformed. C D 25. Psychoanalysis is a form of therapy that attemptsto eliminateconflict by alterthe A B C personality in apositive way. D
24126. Globally, the1990's stood outas the warmestdecade for what we have weather records. A B C D 27. Silicon chips are reliable and cheap to produce in large numbers and are A used themin computers, calculators, programmedhousehold appliances, and B C most electronic applications. D 28. Because its pitchcannot easily bealtered, the oboe serves as the standard A B which bythe symphony orchestra is tuned. C D 29. Bursae are fluid-filled sacs that formcushions betweentendons and bones andA B C protect them while movement. D 30. In 1916, United States suffragist Alice Paul foundedthe National Woman, s Patty, A a politicalparty dedicateto establishing equal rightsfor women. B C D 31. The spice cinnamon and the drugs cascara and quinine all comefrom bark, the A protective outlayer of stems and roots of woody plants.