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corp
body
tract
pull
obtrude
impose
(4+y)^2
16+8y+y^2
redoubt
stronghold
Abate
End
tacit
understood
vid, vis
see
erudite
educated knowledgeable
plethora
overabundance, excess
fealty
fidelity; faithfulness.
dic or dict
speak
sordid
dirty or filthy.
umbrage
offense; annoyance; displeasure:
blatant
brazenly obvious; flagrant:
eldritch
eerie; weird; spooky.
deride
to make fun of
didactic
intended for instruction; instructive:
slake
To satisfy or quench
oblivious
Unmindful; unconscious; unaware usually fol. by of or to:
admonition
counsel, advice, or caution.
trans-
across
ex. transatlantic (across the Atlantic)
mecury has a temp of
800F
rapport
relation; connection, esp. harmonious or sympathetic relation:
fanaticism
fanatical character, spirit, or conduct.
incredulous
not credulous; disinclined or indisposed to believe; skeptical.
amiable
having pleasant, good-natured personal qualities; friendly and sociable, agreeable; willing to accept the wishes or suggestions of others
gamut
the entire scale or range:
flagrant
shockingly noticeable or evident; obvious; glaring:
dulcet
pleasant to the ear; melodious:
miasma
noxious exhalations from putrescent organic matter; poisonous effluvia or germs polluting the atmosphere.
Ardent most nearly means:A. trustworthyB. passionC. diligentD. busy
B. passion
how many lbs in a ton
2000
cautious
showing, using, or characterized by caution:
rudimentary
pertaining to rudiments or first principles; elementary:
soporific
causing or tending to cause sleep.
intervene
to come between disputing people, groups, etc.; intercede; mediate.
exigent
requiring immediate action or aid; urgent; pressing.
diligent
constant in effort to accomplish something; attentive and persistent in doing anything; done or pursued with persevering attention
austere
severe in manner or appearance; uncompromising; strict; forbidding:
smudge
A dirty mark or smear, blur
demure
characterized by shyness and modesty; reserved.
fortuitous
happening or produced by chance; accidental; lucky or fortunate
assiduous
constant in application or effort; working diligently at a task; persevering; industrious; attentive
dilatory
tending to delay or procrastinate; slow; tardy.
ab-
Meaning: away from Word def: Abnormal (not normal)
syntactic
consisting of or noting morphemes that are combined in the same order as they would be if they were separate words in a corresponding construction:
strident
making or having a harsh sound; grating; creaking:
keen
finely sharpened, as an edge; so shaped as to cut or pierce substances readily:
quibble
petty or carping criticism; a minor objection.
oration
a formal public speech, esp. one delivered on a special occasion, as on an anniversary, at a funeral, or at academic exercises.
inundated
to flood; cover or overspread with water; deluge.
inferred
to derive by reasoning; conclude or judge from premises or evidence:
passive
not reacting visibly to something that might be expected to produce manifestations of an emotion or feeling.
summon
to call upon to do something specified.
malevolence
the quality, state, or feeling of being malevolent; ill will; malice; hatred.
panoply
a wide-ranging and impressive array or display:
ambiguous
open to or having several possible meanings or interpretations; equivocal:
abrogate
to abolish by formal or official means; annul by an authoritative act; repeal:
sundry
sundry things or items, esp. small, miscellaneous items of little value.
quarantine
a strict isolation imposed to prevent the spread of disease.
illusion
something that deceives by producing a false or misleading impression of reality.
the larger the wire # the
smaller the wire
loquacious
talking or tending to talk much or freely; talkative; chattering; babbling; garrulous:
venial
able to be forgiven or pardoned; not seriously wrong, as a sin (
estrange
to turn away in feeling or affection; make unfriendly or hostile; alienate the affections of:
jettison
To cast goods overboard in order to lighten a vessel or aircraft or to improve its stability in an emergency.

Synonyms: discarding, disposition, dumping, disposal, junking, removal, riddance, scrapping, throwing away
word association test
a technique for determining a subject's associative pattern by providing a verbal stimulus to which a spoken response is required
novel
of a new kind; different from anything seen or known before:
facetious
not meant to be taken seriously or literally:
proficient A. poor B. knowledgeable C. adept D. exacting
C. adept
pacify
to bring or restore to a state of peace or tranquillity; quiet; calm:
emulate
to try to equal or excel; imitate with effort to equal or surpass; to rival with some degree of success
reticent
Disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reserved, reluctant, restrained
aggrandize
to widen in scope; increase in size or intensity; enlarge; extend.
What does the term forensic mean?A. pertaining to lawB. pertaining to deathC. pertaining to medicineD. pertaining to life
A. pertaining to law
paradigm
a set of forms all of which contain a particular element, esp. the set of all inflected forms based on a single stem or theme.
tentative
of the nature of or made or done as a trial, experiment, or attempt; experimental:
As a member of FEMA, you’re required to set up a contingency plan to supply meals to residents of a town devastated by a tornado. A breakfast ration weighs 12 ounces and the lunch and dinner rations weigh 18 ounces each. Assuming a food truck can carry
B. 200 residentsOne ton = 2,000 pounds, so one truck can carry 6,000 pounds. There are 16 ounces in a pound, so one truck can carry 96,000 ounces. The total daily ration for each resident is 12 ounces + 18 ounces + 18 ounces, or 48 ounces. The number of daily rations supplied can be expressed as 96,000 ÷ 48 = 2,000. Dividing 2,000 by 10 days results in 200 residents who can be fed by one truck during this 10–day period.
The sum of two numbers is 70. One number is 8 more than the other. What’s the smaller number? A. 31 B. 33 C. 35 D. 36
A. 31(split 70 and 8 in half)(then add 4 and subtract 4 from each side of 35)
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