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Could you check my answers? Thank You! 10 points!?

Question by Lauren Bradley M.D.: Could you check my answers? Thank You! 10 points!?
1. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

My brother clung ___ to his belief that Alfred Hitchcock was the greatest film director of all time. (Points : 1)
coherently

ineptly

——-pertinaciously

stringently

2. Find the best word to complete the sentence.
In recent years fear of skin cancer has increased, encouraging greater ___ from long hours in the sun.

(Points : 1)
——-abstinence

aptitude

astringency

commiseration

3. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

The sunny ___ house is a wonderful change from the dark, cramped apartment I used to have. (Points : 1)
coherent

——-commodious

colloquial

contrite

4. Find the best word to complete the sentence.
In the long-running TV series I Love Lucy, the husband and wife enlivened their relationship with ___ wisecracks.

(Points : 1)
——astringent

commodious

stringent

tenacious

5. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

After several skateboarders were injured on Main Street, the city council issued a(n) ___ for tighter downtown traffic control. (Points : 1)
abstention

adjunct

commiseration

——- injunction

6. Find the best answer to the question.

Which word applies only to families of verbs? (Points : 1)
—–conjugation

injunction

juncture

strait

7. Find the best answer to the question.
Which word contains a Latin preposition meaning “not”?

(Points : 1)
aptitude

impertinent

—— injunction

pertinacious

8. Find the best answer to the question.

Which word does not contain a variation of the Latin preposition meaning “with”? (Points : 1)
——-colloquial

commodious

contrite

pertinacious

9. Find the best answer to the question.
Which word does not have a form of “joining” or “tying” in it?

(Points : 1)
adjunct

condone

——- stringent

subjugate

10. Find the pair of words that has the same relationship as the pair below.
aptitude : lack of skill ::

(Points : 1)
injunction : disunity

pertinacity : stubbornness

subjugation : dominate

——-colloquialism : formal speech

11. Find the pair of words that has the same relationship as the pair below.
impertinent : polite ::

(Points : 1)
——inept : skillful

strait : crooked

juncture : conjugate

contrite : proud

12. Find the pair of words that has the same relationship as the pair below.
adjunct : addition ::

(Points : 1)
——– abstention : absence

commodiousness : size

straits : hardship

conjugation : nouns

13. Find the pair of words that has the same relationship as the pair below.
tenacious : hold ::

(Points : 1)
condone : fasten

——-stringent : tie

inept : grind

commodious : speak

14. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

People around the world ___ with Chinese farmers who lose homes and farms in the flooding of the Yangtze and Yellow Rivers. (Points : 1)
abstain

——commiserate

juncture

adjunct

15. Find the best word to complete the sentence.
Accountants are responsible for keeping ___ records of money transactions.

(Points : 1)
contrite

——coherent

adjunct

astringent

16. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

The waters of Lake Erie feed Lake Ontario at the ___ of Niagara Falls. (Points : 1)
subjugation

—–juncture

adjunct

ineptitude

17. Find the best word to complete the sentence.
The koala bear is known for its ___ in clinging to a tree once it has wrapped its arms around the trunk.

(Points : 1)
subjugation

juncture

ineptitude

——-tenacity

18. Find the best word to complete the sentence.

Medical research suggests that sufferers of heart disease live longer when they ___ from salty and fatty foods. (Points : 1)
adjunct

juncture

commiserate

—–abstain

19. Find the best word to complete the sentence.
Some baseball historians claim that the ___ of the Chicago Cubs by the Philadelphia Athletics in 1929 ranks as the all-time high point in the history of the World Series.

(Points : 1)
——subjugation

tenacity

ineptitude

adjunct

Best answer:

Answer by Sally
All seems correct to me, Good job! 🙂

What do you think? Answer below!

Three gorges dam HW help and plz dont put links thank you?

Question by : Three gorges dam HW help and plz dont put links thank you?
Historical Implications
1.
Why was the building of the dam first proposed in 1919 and by whom?
2.
Why have archaeologists and historians criticized the building of the Three Gorges Dam?
Governmental Implications
3.
What has been the unfortunate response of local government officials assigned to help families affected by the construction of the Three Gorges Dam?
4.
How has government corruption impacted safety?
Energy Implications
5.
Why did China believe the building of the Three Gorges Dam was an absolute necessity in terms of energy production?
6.
Compare the energy production of the Three Gorges Dam to the Hoover Dam. Although China believed the Dam would provide the nation with 10% of its power needs, what is the current amount of power it actually is supplying?
Environmental Implications
7.
What are some of the environmental implications sited by Chinese officials that have occurred as a result of the Dam project?
8.
What has been the “most worrying consequence” that has occurred as a result of the Dam?
Social Implications
9.
What is the impact on local communities near the construction zone? What about farmland?
10.
Although, over a million people have been displaced by the Dam already, what is the future forecast for local citizens? Is the social turmoil over yet?
Economic Implications
11.
What was an important economic goal associated with the building of the Three Gorges Dam?
12.
How does the Three Gorges Dam improve Yangtze River trade?

Best answer:

Answer by Sven the Swede
All of the answers are YES!

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Did you hear that they found a Yangtze River Dolphin??? I think this is amazing!!! Thank god its not extinct?

Question by swimmer_dude02: Did you hear that they found a Yangtze River Dolphin??? I think this is amazing!!! Thank god its not extinct?
http://youtube.com/watch?v=hyq_mKk_0lQ
ITS NOT A FISH!!! ITS A SEA MAMMAL!!!

Best answer:

Answer by mt_zion_crusader
Well, It’d be cool if they could save that fish but its population is probably too low to save the species. Let’s hope for the best.

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