Test 22. Name:                                                                                   Date:                                 Period:
KBARR: ___/30
Other Extra Credit:
Mental Floss.

a) lethargic  b) meager  c) impede  d) fleeting  e) escalate  f) exuberant  g) wry  h) wretched  i) suppress  j) augment
  1. On the last day of school, the kids ran ______(ly) through the halls.  
  2. In some countries, freedom of speech is ____(ed), and people can't criticize the government.
  3. The Lemony Snicket books are known for their ____ humor about seemingly terrible events.
  4. His pants were so tight they _______(ed) his movement.
  5. After the police mishandled the fight, it ____(ed) into a riot.
  6. He _____(ed) his income selling YoDots after school.
  7. Not studying and skipping homework will _____ your progress in school. 
  8. Some teachers keep their classrooms very cold because they think it keeps the students from being too ____. 
  9. The amount of food coupons given to the Jews only allowed them very ______ portions, not enough to get by legally.
  10. The prisoners in Auschwitz were kept in ______ conditions.
    S/CD/CX.  a) Simple  b) Compound  c) Complex  d) Fragment   e) Run-on
  11. The llama was being petulant, so his mom ate the cheeselog.
  12. His doctor recommended that he go on a vacation.
  13. The llama thought he was OK until he wasn’t.
  14. The crew checked the llama while the captain prepared her for the sea.
  15. When you forget to call your mom.
  16. Balancing a duck on his head, the llama climbed languidly up the very steep hill.
  17. You join two Independent Clauses they are joined improperly.
  18. Why couldn't Vladek and the others do their plan to escape from Auschwitz?   a) They got caught planning.  b) Their hideout got discovered.  c) They chickened out.  d) They heard the Germans were going to blow up the camp.  e) They didn't have enough food stashed.  f) NOTA
  19. What does Francoise mean when she says, "I'll bet you that Anja's notebooks were written on both sides of the page..." ?   a) Anja had a lot to say.  b) Anja had nothing else to do but write in her diary.  c) Paper was hard to get.  d) Vladek wouldn't have wasted any paper he could write on.  e) NOTA
  20. How does Vladek get the store manager to accept the returned food?  a) He convinces him that he's poor.  b) He tells him there was something wrong with the food.  c) He gets angry and threatens to never shop there again.  d) He makes the manager feel sorry for him.  e) NOTA
  21. Where does Vladek say his "troubles began"?     a) Auschwitz   b) Gross-Rosen   c) the train car   d) Dachau   e)  On the march out of Auschwitz.  f) NOTA
  22. Why did the French man share his food with Vladek?  a) Vladek helped him get a clean shirt.  b) Vladek helped him write to his family.  c) Vladek taught him English.  d) Vladek talked to him and they became friends.  e) NOTA