Test 8. Name:
Warm Ups: ____/9, ___/8, ___/10
Non-Clicker Extra Credit:
Spelling. Do the ones you missed on Tuesday's pretest
Speeding is the ____ cause of the crash. a) probible b) probable
c) probably d) probabel e) NOTA
It takes a ____ person to care for a pet. a) reliable b) relyible
c) relyable d) reliabel e) NOTA
Is the new video game ____ yet? a) avalable b) avalible
c) available d) availible e) NOTA
His story about flying cows is ___! a) incredable b) increadable
c) increadible d) incredible e) NOTA
The most ___ seats are in the first row. a) desireable b) desirible
c) desirable d) desireable e) NOTA
Is an odd number ___ by ten? a) divisable b) divesable
c) divisible d) devisible e) NOTA
I like a ___ straw better than a rigid one. a) flexible b) flexable
I felt ___ when my best friend moved. a) misserable b) miserible
c) miserable d) NOTA
A carrot is an ___ root. a) edable b) eatable c) eatible
d) edible e) NOTA
Her soft voice was barely ___. a) audible b) audibal c) audibil
d) audibile e) NOTA
Only students are ____ for the low price. a) elgible b) eligable
c) eligible d) elgable e) NOTA
Our class trip was a ___ event. a) memoriable b) memorible
c) memerable d) memorable e) NOTA
Did he ___ the tale to make it scarier? a) exaggerate b) exxagerate
c) exxaggerate d) exagerrate e) NOTA
She won that gold ___ for bravery. a) medalion b) metalion
c) medallion d) meddallion e) NOTA
Are you ___ for camping in cold weather? a) equipt b) equipped
c) equiptded d) equiped e) NOTA
We __ words to save time and space. a) abreviate b) abrevviate
c) abbreviatte d) abrreviate e) NOTA
You have a lot of ___ shtuff. a) misellaneous b) miscelaneous
c) miscellanious d) miscellaneous e) NOTA
Harmful rumors can spread through __. a) gosipping b)
gossiping c) gossipping d) gosiping e) NOTA
How long will the ___ stay in orbit? a) satalite b) satelite
c) sattelite d) satellite e) NOTA
In the ___, it was only a dream. a) begining b) beggining c)
begginning d) beginning e) NOTA
Heavy snow forced the ___ of school. a) cansellation b) cancellation
c) cancelation d) canselation e) NOTA
Isn't that college ___ a famous poet? a) profesor b) professer
c) profeser d) professor e) NOTA
Who saved the princess from the evil ___? a) villain b) vilain
c) villin d) villan e) NOTA
Plenty of sleep is ___ for good health. a) necessary b) nesecary
c) necesary d) nesessary e) NOTA
How could I ___ such an easy word? a) mispell b) misspel c)
misspell d) NOTA
Vocabulary. Skip if exempt.
The candidate's popularity ____(ed) as scandal after scandal was uncovered.
a) aghast b) wheedle c) enhance d) ebb e) sift
While Mr. Buffy was in training, he took several different vitamin ______.
enhances b) supplements c) palpables d) transgressions
The principal had to ______ through all the conflicting stories to get
at the truth. a) enhance b) wheedle c) palpable d)
ebb e) sift
The class was ________ that someone would be silly enough to commit
a ______ like that in front of Mr. Coward. a) palpable/enhanced
b) nondescript/supplement c) apprehensive/aghast d) intrigued/sift
After testing out several kinds of toilet paper, Mr. Sensitive found
that one brand was _____ better than the others for comfort. a)
enhance b) supplementary c) palpably d) transgression
I found your story __________(ing), but ultimately unbelievable.
a) enhance b) nondescript c) apprehensive
d) intrigue e) aghast
I was _______ when I saw the 5/10 rating from the guest teacher!
a) enhanced b) aghast c) nondescript d) intriguing
The movie was so scary, the feeling of fear in the theater was _____
. a) supplement b) aghast c) enhance d) nondescript
A euphemism for plastic surgery might be... "surgical appearance _____(ment)."
a) apprehensive b) aghast c) transgression d) nondescript
Apostrophes. Skip if exempt.
You should spend as much time washing _______ hands...
a) you're b) your c) neither of the above
...as it takes to say the ______. a) ABC's b)
ABCs c) neither of the above
_______ suggestion was a good one. a) Carlos's b) Carlos'
c) something else (His name is Carlos, not Carlo.)
She is a member of the _______ softball team. a) womans'
b) womens' c) women's d) womens's
The ______ costumes were hilarious. a) lady's
b) ladies' c) ladies's d) ladies (Several of each.)
There were four ______ in the room. a) Jake's b) Jakes'
c) Jakes's d) Jakes
The _______ clothes are on the second floor. a) children's
b) childrens c) childrens'
Five _______ parents will be guests of honor. a) student's
b) students' c) students's
Husker Du and Misc.
The following quote from Pony is an example that demonstrates which
conflict in The Outsiders? "That didn't make me feel so hot."
(in biology class) a) Pony vs. Darry b) greasers
vs. Socs c) Dally vs. the world d) Pony vs. Pony e) Pony
vs. the world
This kind of conflict is called a(n) _______ conflict. a)
external b) natural c) plot d) internal e) NOTA
"It amazed me that Johnny could get more meaning ...than I could...I
was supposed to be the smart one." a) foreshadowing b)
flashback c) protagonist d) irony e) metaphor
The part in The Outsiders where Pony gets jumped walking home
from the movies would be part of the ___ of the story. a) exposition
b) inciting action c) rising action d) climax e) falling
Outsiders, chapter 8.
What makes Pony, for the first time, think of Dally as his buddy? a) When
Dally saved Johnny. b) When Dally helped them get away. c)
When Dally said he was glad he didn't accidentally kill Pony putting out
the flames. d) When Dally wants revenge for what the Socs did to
Johnny. e) When Dally yells at him as he's being taken into the emergency
On p126, we get an example of irony from Two-Bit. What is it? a) When he
says that Darry will kill him if Pony's really sick. b) When he pretends
he doesn't know what Pony is talking about. c) When he calls Pony
chicken. d) When he says that Darry's stricter with Pony than his
parents were. e) When he says Darry could be a Soc.
Why does Pony get so angry with Cherry in chapter 8? a) Cherry is
mean to him. b) Cherry disses Johnny. c) Pony partially blames
her for Johnny's condition. d) Pony thinks Cherry is patronizing
him. e) NOTA
Cherry tells Pony why she liked Bob, and he realizes that Bob was a lot
like...a) Darry b) Johnny c) Pony d) Soda e) Dally
Why does Pony suddenly bring up the sunset when he is talking to Cherry?
(p129) What is he trying to say? a) "I understand your problems now." b)
He's trying to change the subject, because Johnny's condition is too sad
to talk about. c) "Can I come over to your house to watch the sunset?"
d) He's trying to make her feel guilty. e) None of the above.