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Text Completion Practice for the GRE

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Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

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Without any supportive friends or family, and with the grief at her husband's death still fresh, Karen felt isolated and ____~.

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1.

Increasingly ____in recent years has been 'adventure fitness': rock climbing, obstacle courses, and other active hobbies designed to hold the interest of customers ____more mundane activities like jogging. Catering to affluent urban professionals, personal trainers and specialty gyms dedicated to these activities have been popping up across the country, and the demand still outstrips the supply.

BLANK 1

A. in vogue

B. notorious

C. precarious

BLANK 2

D. entranced by

E. reacting to

F. uninterested in

2.

The boss's new growth plan provoked a ____within the company, with most of the younger workers ____the new plan while the veterans ____~.

BLANK 1

A. tryst

B. schism

C. pelt

BLANK 2

D. condoning

E. enamoring

F. refuting

BLANK 3

G. impinged

H. ensconced

I. demurred

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Practice working on GRE text completion questions with these assessments. The quiz questions require the application of the skills taught in the lesson.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Assessments will focus on:

  • Completing text completion questions with one answer
  • Selecting the correct words for multiple word completion questions

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the GRE
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer text completion questions
  • Information recall - access what you've learned regarding context clues

Additional Learning

Review the lesson titled Text Completion Practice for the GRE to increase your ability to correctly answer these types of questions. The objectives covered include:

  • Know the format of text completion questions
  • Understand the steps to solving text completion questions
  • Review an example of a text completion question
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