1.It is thought that the moon contains all the elements found on earth, including_____.
(A) elements for generating of nuclear energy
(B) they that are necessary for the generating of nuclear energy
(C) those are required for the generation of nuclear energy
(D) those required to generate nuclear energy
2."You ought to be ashamed of _____!!!" I blurted out just as I began to realize how distorted their comments were.
(C) being yourselves
(D) to be yourselves
3.I tried to find the _____ expensive way to fly to Europe.
4.The old man looked at the girl graciously ___________ that he had heard this type of story and asked her to describe the case.
(A) as if to say
(B) as if was saying
(C)as though he'd said
(D) as though was to say
5.Those thieves stole all ____ was in the room.
6.It's important to talk not just of how to be successful but _______.
(A) of to happy.
(B) just to happy
(C) of happy
(D) of how to be happy
7.______would it be to start tomorrow?
8.__________ two thirds of the grants made by the Ford Foundation have been for the support of education.
9.The great purpose of a school education is not so much to teach you things ________ to teach you the arts of learning.
(D) rather than
10.The future price of the stock ______ by a number of interrelated factors.
(A) is going to determine
(B) will determine
(C) will be determining
(D) will be determined
11.As the night came, they groped ______ the darkness.
12.The sickness came _____ a high fever.
13.These books _______ on the floor of your study all week.
(A) have died
(B) have been lain
(C) have been laid
(D) have been lying
14.Many people get less than seven hours of sleep a night for reasons that ______ busy lifestyle.
(A) are related to
(B) are due to
(C) are relative of
(D) because of
15.Those two songs sounds like the same; in other words, each one is like _____.
(A) the other
(C) the others
(D) the another
16.The fire department ordered that the elevator _______.
(A) turned off
(B) was shut down
(C) shut down
(D) be turned off
17.He ______ taking the case.
18.Have you considered ______ for a scholarship.
(A) to be applied
(C) to be applying
(D) being applied
19.It sounds great that two thirds of the work ____ finished.
(B) to be
20.He was so poor that he had _____ than one hundred dollars.
(A) not less
(B) no more
(C) not more
(D) no less