12.12. The greater an objects's mass, the more difficult it is ____________ .
(A) to speed it up or slow it down
(B) it speeds up or slows down
(C) than speeding it up or slowing it down
(D) than speeding up or slowing down
18.18. In the second half of the nineteenth century, textiles from the southwestern United state, particularly fabrics woven by the
Navajo people, _____________________ .
(A) began to be used as rugs
(B) rugs began to be used
(C) as rugs began to be used
(D) began to used them as rugs
21.21. In her writing, Elimor Wylie often dealt with her own personality as it was, rather than _________ .
(A) as was defines by others
(B) its definitions by others
(C) other's definition
(D) as others defined it
22.22. Congress chartered the first Bank of the United States in 1791 to engage in general commercial
banking and __________ as a fiscal agent of the federal government.
(A) to act
(C) that has acted
(D) having acted
23.23. Essentially, a theory is an abstract, symbolic representation of _____________ reality.
(A) what is conceived
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(B) what it is conceived
(C) what is conceived to be
(D) what is being conceived
48.48. It would be difficult for a man of his political affiliation, _______, to become a senator from the south.
(A) though charming and capable is he
(B) even with charm and so capable
(C) charming and having capability
(D) however charming and capable
56.56. Before every presidential election in the United States, the statisticians try to guess the proportion of the population that
_________ for each candidate.
(A) are voted
(C) to be voted
(D) will vote
70.70. In her writing, Elinor Wylie, often dealt with her own responsibility as it was, rater than _______ .
(A) as others defined it
(B) others definitions
(C) its definition by others
(D) it was defined by others
73.73. _______________ left before the deadline, it doesn't seem likely that John will accomplish the job.
(A) Although such a short time
(B) It is such a short
(C) With so short time
(D) With such a short time
74.74. With the start for the penny papers in the 1830's, the number of people _________
a newspaper rose considerably.
(A) regularly reading
(B) were reading regularly
(C) regularly reading what
(D) who reading regularly
90.90. Au bones have an exterior layer, termed the cortex, that is smooth, dense, continuous, and
(A) of varying thickness
(B) varied thickness
(C) its thickness varies
(D) its thickness varying