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Quiz meeting 4

26 Des

 

Quiz : READING COMPREHENSION

STRUCTURE SECTION



1.        With which of the following topics in the passage primarily concerned?

        A.        Local research and harmful effects of fertilizer

        B.          Advantages and disadvantages of liquid fertilizer

        C.          A formula for the production of fertilizer

        D.          Content, form, and effects of fertilizer

2.        The word essential in the paragraph 1 could best be         replaced by which of the following?

        A.          limited                 B.   preferred

        C.          anticipated                 D.   required 


3.        Which of the following has the smallest percentage         content in the formula 4-8-2?

        A.        Nitrogen                B.          Phosphorus

        C.          Acid                        D.          Potash


4.        What is the percentage of nitrogen in a 5-8-7 formula fertilizer?

        A.          3 percent                B.          5 percent

        C.          7 percent                  D.          8 percent


5.        The word designate in the paragraph 2 could best be replaced by

        A.        Modify                B.          specify

        C.          Limit                           D.          increase

6.        Which of the following statements about fertilizer is true?

        A.          Powders are more popular than ever.

        B.          Solids are difficult to store.

        C.          Liquids are increasing in popularity.

        D.  Chemical granules are difficult to apply.


7.        The word they in the paragraph 2 refers to

        A.        Powder                B.          solids

        C.          Liquids                D.          fertilizer


8.        The word convenient in paragraph 2 is closest in         meaning to

        A.          Effective                B.   plentiful

        C.          easy to use                D.   heap to produce














Problem 21 Factual Conditionals–Absolute, Scientific Results


        CONDITION                                          RESULT

   If                 S               V (present) ,             S                V (present)

   If         a catalyst               is used    ,      the reaction          occurs        more rapidly

Or

CONDITION                                        RESULT

   If             S              V (present) ,             S              will       verb word

  If     a catalyst         is used     ,  the reaction     will           occur         more rapidly



Incorrect:  If orange blossoms are exposed to very cold temperatures, they withered and died.

Correct  :  If orange blossoms are exposed to very cold temperatures, they Wither and die.

or

                 If orange blossoms are exposed to very cold temperatures, they Will Wither and die.


Incorrect: If the trajectory of a satellite will be slightly off at lunch, it will get worse as the flight              progresses.

Correct  :  If the trajectory of a satellite is slightly off at lunch, it gets worse as the flight progresses.                                                        or

                 If the trajectory of a satellite is slightly off at lunch,it Will get worse as the flight                        progresses.




Incorrect: If light strikes a rough surface, it diffused.

Correct  :  If light strikes a rough surface, it diffuse .

                                or

                If light strikes a rough surface,it Will diffuse .
















Problem 22         Factual Conditionals – Probable Results

for the Future


                                               will

           can

If          S                 V (present)     ,     S       may      verb word

         If         we           find her address  ,    we      will           write          her


will

 can

S         may       verb word             if            S          V (present)

  We       will         write her       if        we                    find            her address



Incorrect:  We will wait if you wanted to go

Correct  :  We will wait if you want  to go

or

                If you Want  to go, We will wait.


Incorrect:  If you listen to the questions carefully, you answer them easily.

Correct  :  If you listen to the questions carefully, you Will answer  them easily.

or

                 you Will answer them easily If you listen to the questions carefully.




Incorrect: If we finished our work a little early today, we’ll attend the lecture at the art museum.

Correct  : If we finish our work a little early today, we’ll attend the lecture at the art museum.

or

                we’ll attend the lecture at the art museum If we finish our work a little early today.






















Problem 23         Factual Conditionals – Possible Results


                                                                                        would

                                                                              could

If           S          V (past) ,                           S       might       verb word

If          we           found     her address,   we      would           write          her

If          we           found     her address,   we      could            write          her

If          we           found     her address,   we      might            write          her

                                                                               or

                             would

                              could

 S         might       verb word                     if        S        V (past)

We       would           write        her     if       we        found            her address

We       could            write         her    if       we        found            her address

We       might            write        her    if       we        found            her address



Incorrect:  If Judi didn’t drink so much coffee, she wouldn’t have been so nervous.

Correct  :   If Judi didn’t drink so much coffee, she wouldn’t be  so nervous.

or

                Judi wouldn’t be so nervous If She didn’t drink so much coffee.


Incorrect:  If you would go to bed earlier, you wouldn’t be so sleepy in the morning.

Correct  :  if you went  to bed earlier, you wouldn’t be so sleepy in the morning.

or

                  you wouldn’t be so sleepy in the morning if you went to bed earlier.


Incorrect: If she would eat fewer sweets, she would lose weight.

Correct  : if she ate  fewer sweets, she would lose weight.                                                                                  or

               she would lose weight if she ate  fewer sweets.














Problem 24 Factual Conditionals – Probable Changes In Past Results



                                                                     would have

                                                                                       could have

If        S       had              participle ,                          S          might          have      participle

If      we       had         found     her address,     we        would          have        written        her

If      we       had         found     her address,     we        could           have        written         her

If      we       had         found     her address,     we        might           have        written        her



Incorrect: If her mother let her, Anne would have stayed longer.

Correct  :  If her mother had let herAnne would have stayed longer.

or

                Anne would have stayed longer If her mother had let  her.


Incorrect:  If we would have known that she had planned to arrive today, we could have met her at the

    bus station.

Correct  :  if we had known  that she had planned to arrive today, we could have met her at the bus

                station.

                                                        or

            We had known  her at the bus station if we had known that she had planned to arrive today.



Incorrect:  If I had more time, I would have checked my paper again.

Correct  :  If I had had  more time, I would have checked my paper again.

                                        or

                  I would have checked my paper again If I had had more time.





















Problem 25 Contrary–to–Fact Conditionals–Impossible Results Were



If             S                    were

If              the party         were            on Friday, we could go.




Incorrect:  If the meat was a little more done, this would be         an excellent meal.

Correct  :  if The meat were a little more done, this would be an excellent meal. (The meat is not done)

or

            This would be an excellent meal if The meat were a little more done. (The meat is not done)


Incorrect:  If my daughter is here, I would be very happy.

Correct  :  if my daughter were here, I would be very happy.  (My daughter is not here)

or

     I would be very happy if my daughter were  here.  (My daughter is not here)


Incorrect:  This apartment be perfect if it were a little larger.

Correct  :  This apartment  be perfect if it were a little larger. (The apartment is not larger.)

or

             if it were a little larger, this apartment  be perfec. (The apartment is not larger.)




Problem 27  Importance–Subjunctive–Verbs



                           S             V                 that          S              V

Mr. Johnson         prefers        that         she         speak        with him personally



Incorrect: The foreign student advisor recommended that she studied more English before enrolling at

    the university.

Correct : The foreign student advisor recommended that she  study  more English before enrolling at

  the university.


Incorrect:  The law requires that everyone has his car checked at least once a year.

Correct  :  The law requires that everyone have  his car checked at least once a year.


Incorrect:  She insisted that they would give her a receipt.

Correct  :  She insisted that they  give her a receipt.








Problem 28         Importance–Nouns Derived from Subjunctive Verbs



demand; insistence; preference; proposal;

recommendation; request; requirement; suggestion.


       noun                     that        S         verb word

The recommendation      that       we              be             evaluated was approved



Incorrect: She ignored the suggestion that she gets more exercise.

Correct  : She ignored the suggestion that she get  more exercise.


Incorrect: The terrorist’s demand that the airline provides a plane will not be met by deadline.

Correct  : The terrorist’s demand that the airline provide  a plane will not be met by deadline.


Incorrect: He regretted not having followed his advisor’s recommendation that he dropping the class.

Correct  : He regretted not having followed his advisor’s recommendation that he drop  the class.







Problem 29         Importance–Impersonal Expressions



essential;                 imperative;

important;                 necessary.

It is        adjective        infinitive

It is        important        to verify         the         data

                                                or

It is        adjective        that               S                verb word

It is        important        that           the data         be verify



Incorrect: It is important that I will speak with Mr. Williams immediately.

Correct  :  It is important to speak with Mr. William immediately.

or

                It is important that I speak  with Mr. Williams immediately.


Incorrect:  It is imperative that your signature appears on your identification card.

Correct  :   It is imperative to be  your identification card.

                                or

                 It is imperative that you be on your identification card.

Incorrect:  It is essential that all applications and transcripts are filed no later than July 1.

Correct  :  It is essential to file  all applications and transcripts are filed no later than July 1.

                                                       or

               It is essential that all applications and

transcripts be  filed no later than July 1.

 
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