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1.

The elements in a period or row have very similar properties.

   TRUE
   FALSE

2. Deoxyribonucleic Acid is better known as
  A. DNA
  B. RNA
  C. DHT
  D. REM

3.

A theory is true all the time, whereas a law can change repeatedly.

   TRUE
   FALSE

4.

A box contains 5 red chips, 8 green chips, and 7 blue chips.

What is the probability that a green chip will be drawn in the first draw?  __/__

 

5.

President Theodore Roosevelt served two terms as president from _____ to _____.

  A.

1901-1909

  B.

1888-1906

  C.

1910-1918

  D.

1880-1888


6.

The first law of thermodynamics is:

  A.

Every energy transfer or transformation increases the disorderliness (entropy) of the universe.

  B.

KE = 1/2*mv2

  C.

Energy can be transferred and transformed, but cannot be created or destroyed.

  D.

E = mc2


7. Enter letter ( X's appear next to used answers )  
 

 
  1.

le sac à dos

  A.

ruler

 
  2.

l'horaire

  B.

stapler

 
  3.

la règle

  C.

schedule

 
  4.

la gomme

  D.

backpack

 
  5.

le stylo-bille

  E.

eraser

 
  6.

l'agrafeuse

  F.

ballpoint pen

 

8.

A scientist who studies classification is called a:

  A.

Classificationist

  B.

Taxonomist

  C.

Botanist

  D.

Biologist


9.

Jake was known for being _____; everyone enjoyed his company.

  A.

arduous

  B.

ameliorate

  C.

affable

  D.

affiant


10. Enter letter ( X's appear next to used answers )  
 

 
  1.

brusque

  A.

to drain of color; to become pale

 
  2.

brandish

  B.

to shake or wave in a threatening manner

 
  3.

burgeon

  C.

to grow rapidly

 
  4.

banal

  D.

overly common; worn out from overuse; cliched

 
  5.

blanch

  E.

pretentious, inflated speech or writing

 
  6.

bombastic

  F.

rough and abrupt in manner or speech

 

11.

Vienna, the capital of Austria, is on the Rhine River.

   TRUE
   FALSE

12. Which expression is true for this data set? 15, 18, 13, 15, 16, 14
  A. mean < mode
  B. median = mode
  C. median > mode
  D. median = mean

13.

Nosce te ipsum

  A.

Become thyself

  B.

Be thyself

  C.

Know thyself

  D.

Know who you are

  E.

Know yourself


14.

Human cells have _______ chromosomes.

(Answer is a numeral.)