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Academic Vocuabulary Sublist 1 Exercises



Multiple Choice
 
 
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

He did a/an _______________ of the way children learn language for his Master's thesis.
A.
constitution
B.
approach
C.
analysis
D.
function
 

 2. 

He was arrested for drunk driving because he had drunk more than the _______________ limit of alcohol.
A.
identity
B.
available
C.
legislated
D.
legal
 

 3. 

The Canadian _______________ is largely based on natural resources.
A.
economy
B.
benificiery
C.
distribution
D.
assignment
 

 4. 

The culture of the United States is quite _______________ to that of Canada.
A.
consistent
B.
similar
C.
theoretical
D.
analytic
 

 5. 

Environmental pollution seems to be an important _______________ in the increase in cancers all over the world.
A.
sector
B.
benefit
C.
context
D.
factor
 

 6. 

The apartment will be _______________ on June first.
A.
creative
B.
available
C.
contextualised
D.
variable
 

 7. 

The new movements of the actor was quite _________.
A.
creative
B.
available
C.
contracting
D.
variable
 

 8. 

The mother will soon deliver the baby; she has gone into ________.
A.
contracting
B.
labouring
C.
requiring
D.
recovering
 

 9. 

The young popstar became famous while still in high school after winning a ___________ with a major record label.
A.
policy
B.
process
C.
income
D.
contract
 

 10. 

This chapter _________ part of my studies on human behaviour.
A.
responds
B.
sources
C.
distributes
D.
constitutes
 

 11. 

Your continued lateness for class _______________ to me that you are not really a very serious student.
A.
responds
B.
indicates
C.
assesses
D.
estimates
 

 12. 

Working from home has several ___________ advantages.
A.
economy
B.
economist
C.
economic
D.
economics
 

 13. 

One of the interesting topics in the chemistry class was the discussion about the ________ table of elements
A.
periodical
B.
periodically
C.
periodicals
D.
periodic
 

 14. 

The doctor pointed a tiny torch towards the injured man. He was not __________.
A.
responsive
B.
interactive
C.
indicative
D.
interpretive
 

 15. 

History is a/an _____________process. One needs to explain so that people understand it.
A.
authorative
B.
creative
C.
interpretive
D.
legislative
 

 16. 

It could take weeks to _______________ all the data, but when we do, the results will be very helpful to our project
A.
analysis
B.
analyse
C.
analysing
D.
analytic
 

 17. 

Scientists are doing _______________ into the melting of the polar ice cap in the Arctic.
A.
constituent
B.
context
C.
research
D.
distribution
 

 18. 

We need to find a more _______________ way to manufacture our products because our profit margin is too low.
A.
constituent
B.
constitutional
C.
contextualised
D.
economical
 

 19. 

Interest in the planet Mars has greatly increased since _______________ of water raised the possibility that life in some form may have evolved there.
A.
assumptions
B.
reformulations
C.
indications
D.
reinterpretations
 

 20. 

Meetings will be held _______________ for the members of the project to discuss their progress.
A.
periodically
B.
analytically
C.
significantly
D.
insignificantly
 

 21. 

The two dictionaries are both useful for language learners, but they are__________ in the sense that allow them each to appeal to different learning styles.
A.
reoccuring
B.
structured
C.
dissimilar
D.
signified
 

 22. 

Marriage is a/an ___________ between two sensible adults.
A.
context
B.
creation
C.
estimate
D.
contract
 

 23. 

Part of a place, piece of land or country
A.
analyse
B.
approach
C.
area
D.
assess
E.
assume
F.
authority
G.
available
H.
benifit
 

 24. 

Able to be bought, used, or reached
A.
analyse
B.
approach
C.
area
D.
assess
E.
assume
F.
authority
G.
available
H.
benifit
 

 25. 

Principle or idea
A.
concept
B.
approach
C.
area
D.
assess
E.
assume
F.
authority
G.
available
H.
benifit
 

 26. 

Comprised or made up of
A.
concept
B.
approach
C.
area
D.
assess
E.
assume
F.
consist
G.
available
H.
benifit
 

 27. 

A helpful or good effect
A.
concept
B.
approach
C.
area
D.
assess
E.
assume
F.
consist
G.
available
H.
benifit
 

 28. 

The moral or legal right to control
A.
concept
B.
approach
C.
area
D.
assess
E.
assume
F.
authority
G.
available
H.
benifit
 

 29. 

To come nearer to something
A.
concept
B.
approach
C.
area
D.
assess
E.
assume
F.
authority
G.
available
H.
benifit
 

 30. 

Evaluate
A.
concept
B.
approach
C.
area
D.
assess
E.
assume
F.
authority
G.
available
H.
benifit
 

 31. 

The air, water and land in or on which people, animals and plants live
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economic
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Derived
 

 32. 

To form or make up something
A.
Contract
B.
Constitute
C.
Data
D.
Economic
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Derived
 

 33. 

Information, especially facts or numbers
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economic
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Derived
 

 34. 

The system of trade and industry by which the wealth of a country is made and used
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economy
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Derived
 

 35. 

Saying what the meaning of something, especially a word, is
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economy
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Derived
 

 36. 

To make something new, especially to invent something
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economy
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Derived
 

 37. 

To get something from something else
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economy
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Derive
 

 38. 

The situation within which something exists or happens, and that can help explain it
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economy
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Context
 

 39. 

A legal document that states and explains a formal agreement
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economy
E.
Distribution
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Context
 

 40. 

To give something out to several people, or to spread or supply something
A.
Contract
B.
Create
C.
Data
D.
Economy
E.
Distribute
F.
Environment
G.
Definition
H.
Context
 



 
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