9.【已刪除】____, geology has been divided into two major divisions: physical geology and historical geology.
(A) Despite of its broad scope (B) Because it is broad scope (C) In spite of its broad scope (D) Because of its broad scope
10.【已刪除】Xanthines have both good and bad effects on the body, and these effects ____ the size and regularity of dosage.
(A) generally determine on (B) which are generally determined by (C) generally determined by (D) are generally determined by
13.【已刪除】____, their small size and the thin soil make them easy prey to a hiker’s heel.
(A) When alpine flowers can resist wind, cold,and snow
(B) Alpine flowers can resist wind, cold, and snow
(C) Alpine flowers resisting wind, cold, and snow
(D) While alpine flowers can resist wind, cold, and snow
14.【已刪除】Other desirable qualities of concrete, the only building material that can be delivered to the job site in a pliable state, include its strength, economy, and ____.
(A) the fact that it lasts a long while
(C) because it lasts a long while
(D) great ability to last
15.【已刪除】There is new evidence to suggest that a child’s personality is ____ traumatic events.
(A) developed more by everyday interactions rather than by
(B) developed more by everyday interactions than by
(C) developed more by everyday interactions instead by
(D) being developed more by every day interactions than by