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5 Matching questions

  1. nadir
  2. impecunious
  3. gerrymander
  4. bowdlerize
  5. demagogue
  1. a to remove or delete parts of a book, song or other work that are considered offensive; to expurgate
  2. b poor; penniless; not affluent
  3. c a leader who appeals to the fears, emotions, and prejudices of the populace
  4. d to divide a geographic area into voting districts so as to give unfair advantage to one party in elections
  5. e the lowest point; the bottom

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a person who gives up material comforts and leads a life of self-denial, especially as an act of religious devotion
  2. a complete failure; a debacle
  3. characterized by very strick laws, rules, and punishments
  4. a very enthusiastic person; a champion; a true believer, perhaps to an excessive degree; a fanatic
  5. discovery by fortunate accident

5 True/False questions

  1. dirgethe lowest point; the bottom

          

  2. charlatansimple; plain; austere

          

  3. stoicseeminly indifferent to or unaffected by joy, grief, pleasure, or pain; impassive and emotionless

          

  4. sycophanta person seeks favor by flattering people of influence; a today; someone who behaves in an obsequious or servile manner.

          

  5. reclusea person considered to be oracular, that is a source of wise counsel or prophetic opinions