3 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
Ex: The spies planned a ____ maneuver that depended on its secrecy to work.
- a clever trick used to deceive or outwit
Ex: Planting microphones in the gangster's home was a clever, but illegal, _______.
- on guard
Ex: My father becomes ____ whenever a salesman calls him on the phone; he knows that many crooks use the phone so that they can't be changed with mail fraud.
3 True/False Questions
surreptitiously → done by secretive means
Ex: Matt drank the cough syrup _______ because he didn't want anyone to know that he was sick.
disingenuous → not straightforward; crafty
Ex: Mr. Gelman was rather _______; although he seemed to be simply asking about your health, he was really trying to figure out why you'd been absent.
ruse → a brilliantly executed plan
Ex: It was quite a ____ when I talked the salesperson into selling me this valuable cuckoo clock for five dollars.