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285 terms
SAT practice
Ascetic
Innocuous
Banal
Ameliorate
No induldgence or luxuries
Harmless or insignificant
Commonplace, ordinary, prosaic
To improve
Ascetic
No induldgence or luxuries
Innocuous
Harmless or insignificant
17 terms
SAT Writing Practice 1
Commas
Apostrophe
Semicolon
Colon
-lists ... - on each side of an appositive ... - sperate dependent…
- possession: after noun of possession (Alison's)... - contracti…
- separate 2 INDEPENDENT CLAUSES ... **when in doubt leave it ou…
-after independent clause to introduce a follow up statement…
Commas
-lists ... - on each side of an appositive ... - sperate dependent…
Apostrophe
- possession: after noun of possession (Alison's)... - contracti…
SAT Practice
Cacophony
Bastion
Abscond
Adverse
A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
a fortified place, stronghold
to leave secretly
going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
Cacophony
A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
Bastion
a fortified place, stronghold
285 terms
SAT practice
Ascetic
Innocuous
Banal
Ameliorate
No induldgence or luxuries
Harmless or insignificant
Commonplace, ordinary, prosaic
To improve
Ascetic
No induldgence or luxuries
Innocuous
Harmless or insignificant
SAT Practice
apprehension
appreciate
application
appease
(1) fear of future evil; (2) understanding; (3) arrest (of a…
(1) be thankful for; (2) increase in worth; (3) be thoroughly…
(1) request; (2) act of putting something to use; (3) diligen…
cause to grow calm or subside
apprehension
(1) fear of future evil; (2) understanding; (3) arrest (of a…
appreciate
(1) be thankful for; (2) increase in worth; (3) be thoroughly…
9 terms
SAT Vocabulary Practice
Conviction
Ponderous
Arbitrary
Condone
noun, judgement that someone is guilty of a crime, strongly h…
(adj) heavy; bulky and unwieldy; dull, labored... weighty; slow…
determined by chance or impulse... Random... (adj.) unreasonable; b…
to overlook, pardon, or disregard... To overlook; to permit to h…
Conviction
noun, judgement that someone is guilty of a crime, strongly h…
Ponderous
(adj) heavy; bulky and unwieldy; dull, labored... weighty; slow…
52 terms
SAT Practice
Cacophony
Bastion
Abscond
Adverse
A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
a fortified place, stronghold
to leave secretly
going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
Cacophony
A harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
Bastion
a fortified place, stronghold
38 terms
SAT/ACT Probability Practice
143
35, 145, 25
88
x=1
find n
find x,y, and z
find angle 2
solve, graph both lines on a coordinate grid to confirm (test…
143
find n
35, 145, 25
find x,y, and z
SAT practice
abase
abbess
abbey
abbot
To lower in position, estimation, or the like; degrade.
The lady superior of a nunnery.
The group of buildings which collectively form the dwelling-p…
The superior of a community of monks.
abase
To lower in position, estimation, or the like; degrade.
abbess
The lady superior of a nunnery.
10 terms
SAT Practice Test
veranda
reluctant
implication
exclusionary
a porch along the outside of a building
Unwilling
something suggested
A rule that provides that otherwise admissible evidence canno…
veranda
a porch along the outside of a building
reluctant
Unwilling
60 terms
SAT Word Practice
Meticulous
Indignant
Ominous
Contemptous
Doing things very carefully, with great attention and detail
Being upset over something that is unfair
Giving the impression that something is going to happen
Behaving as though other people are inferior or a joke
Meticulous
Doing things very carefully, with great attention and detail
Indignant
Being upset over something that is unfair
27 terms
SAT Practice
dispute
resolve
divisive
overcome
disagreement
(v, n) find a solution to; firmly decide to do something; dec…
creating conflict
get over
dispute
disagreement
resolve
(v, n) find a solution to; firmly decide to do something; dec…
21 terms
SAT Practice
Abate
Abridge
Abstemious
Abstract
Grow less in intensity or degree
Reduce (a text) in length
Sparing in eating and drinking
Not concrete
Abate
Grow less in intensity or degree
Abridge
Reduce (a text) in length
SAT Practice
Aloof ... POS: Aloof- Adjective ... Aloofn…
Chattel ... POS: Noun
Cerebral... POS: Adjective
Incongruous ... POS: Adjective
Uninvolved; Cool And Distant ... Sentence: Due to the state of…
Personal possession ... Sentence: The Cowboy's CHATTEL is his C…
Intelligent ... Sentence: Eat your CEREAL so you'll grow up and…
Inappropriate; unsuited to the surrounds, not fitting in ... Se…
Aloof ... POS: Aloof- Adjective ... Aloofn…
Uninvolved; Cool And Distant ... Sentence: Due to the state of…
Chattel ... POS: Noun
Personal possession ... Sentence: The Cowboy's CHATTEL is his C…
20 terms
SAT Math Practice 2
quadratic formula
distance formula
slope formula
The Pythagorean Theorem
the slope of a line is rise (vertical change) over run (horiz…
In a right triangle, the two smaller sides (a and b) are each…
quadratic formula
distance formula
5 terms
SAT Practice
Abhor
Bigot
Counterfeit
Enfranchise
hate
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
fake; false
give voting rights
Abhor
hate
Bigot
narrow-minded, prejudiced person
15 terms
SAT PRACTICE
pithy
brevity
loquacious
eloquence
brief and full of meaning and substance; concise
briefness, shortness
overly talkative
talkative; loquacious; expressive
pithy
brief and full of meaning and substance; concise
brevity
briefness, shortness
40 terms
SAT Practice
abate
abdicate
abhorent
abort
to reduce in degree or intensity (verb)
to give up or renounce (verb)
detestable (adj)
to terminate (verb)
abate
to reduce in degree or intensity (verb)
abdicate
to give up or renounce (verb)
172 terms
SAT practice
abridge
abstract
academic
acclaim
condense; shorten
theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
related to education; not practical or directly useful
applaud; announce with great approval
abridge
condense; shorten
abstract
theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
20 terms
SAT Practice
Adroit
Amicable
Averse
Belligerent
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind [Syn.…
(adj.) peaceable, friendly [Syn. Neighborly; Ant. Hostile]
(adj.) having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling [Syn…
(adj.) given to fighting, warlike; combative, aggressive [
Adroit
(adj.) skillful, expert in the use of the hands or mind [Syn.…
Amicable
(adj.) peaceable, friendly [Syn. Neighborly; Ant. Hostile]
29 terms
SAT Practice Test- Writing
Since last September Patty (has been w…
To help freshman and sophomores in sel…
The landscape artist who designed New…
In (areas where deer roam freely), res…
A
D
D
A
Since last September Patty (has been w…
A
To help freshman and sophomores in sel…
D
84 terms
SAT/ACT Math Rules/Practice
quadratic formula
slope formula
integers
rationals
[-b ± √(b² - 4ac)] / (2a)
(y₂- y₁) / (x₂- x₁)
..., -3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2, 3, ...
fractions (anything expessable as a ratio of integers)
quadratic formula
[-b ± √(b² - 4ac)] / (2a)
slope formula
(y₂- y₁) / (x₂- x₁)
76 terms
SAT Idioms Practice
with
with
of
of
Serious journalists always attempt to cover their subject mat…
The mediator, having negotiated a final trade agreement betwe…
Setting herself up as a preserver of the classical tradition…
Longtime fans were most critical _______ Spielberg's latest f…
with
Serious journalists always attempt to cover their subject mat…
with
The mediator, having negotiated a final trade agreement betwe…
143 terms
SAT Vocab Practice
antiquated
gullible
furtive
feasible
old-fashioned; obsolete
easily deceived
stealthy; sneaky
practical
antiquated
old-fashioned; obsolete
gullible
easily deceived
380 terms
SAT Practice words
Vitriolic
Amorphous
Kudos
Peevish/ Carping/ Petulant/ Querulous
Burning, bitter... They had treated the flag in a vitriolic way…
No definite form... Energy is an amorphous it is neither solid,…
Praise, distinct... After he had shot the cans with precision hi…
Complaining, uncomfortable... As the weather got hotter and the…
Vitriolic
Burning, bitter... They had treated the flag in a vitriolic way…
Amorphous
No definite form... Energy is an amorphous it is neither solid,…
10 terms
SAT practice
around
both
self
time
circum
ambi
auto
chrono
around
circum
both
ambi
25 terms
SAT Vocabulary Practice Lesson 2
abdicate
affectation
arbitrary
beseech
t... to give up a position, right, or power
(n) fake behavior (such as in speech or dress) adopted to giv…
Random
to beg, plead, implore
abdicate
t... to give up a position, right, or power
affectation
(n) fake behavior (such as in speech or dress) adopted to giv…
11 terms
SAT Practice
Credulous
Ad hominem
Euphemism
Malady
Gullible
Personal attach
To make something sound better than it is
Disease
Credulous
Gullible
Ad hominem
Personal attach
SAT Practice
abate
abstain
adversity
benevolent
become less in amount or intensity
choose not to consume
a state of misfortune or affliction
showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding
abate
become less in amount or intensity
abstain
choose not to consume
22 terms
sat practice
conjecture
surmise
enumerate
substantiate
An inference based upon guesswork; a supposition
to infer without complete evidence
to list off
to prove/ strengthen
conjecture
An inference based upon guesswork; a supposition
surmise
to infer without complete evidence
25 terms
sat practice
lobby for
preclude
ascertain
consolidate
attempting to influence decisions made by officials in the go…
prevent from happening; make impossible.
find (something) out for certain; make sure of.
make stronger
lobby for
attempting to influence decisions made by officials in the go…
preclude
prevent from happening; make impossible.
25 terms
SAT practice
abate
abridge
abstemious
abstract
subside, decrease, lessen
condense or shorten
sparing in eating or drinking
theoretical, not concrete
abate
subside, decrease, lessen
abridge
condense or shorten
26 terms
sat practice
Accept
Except
Affect
Effect
to receive (verb)
with the exclusion of (preposition)
to influence (verb); emotional response (noun)
result (noun); to cause (verb)
Accept
to receive (verb)
Except
with the exclusion of (preposition)
SAT PRACTICE
retract
rhetorical
renounce
rancor
withdraw/ take back
pertaining to effective communication/ insincere in language
abandon/ disown/ repudiate
bitterness/ hatred
retract
withdraw/ take back
rhetorical
pertaining to effective communication/ insincere in language
SAT Practice
mitigate
diminution
ascendancy
pretentious
v; appease; mederate
n; lessening; reduction in size
n; controlling influence; domination
adj; ostectatious; pompous; making unjustified claims; overly…
mitigate
v; appease; mederate
diminution
n; lessening; reduction in size
SAT Practice
Remuneration
Talisman
Bilk
Engender
payment for work done
lucky charm
cheat; defraud
cause
Remuneration
payment for work done
Talisman
lucky charm
81 terms
SAT practice
render
prescriptive
impugned
bifucation
make; do; deliver; provide
relating to enforcement of rule of method
dispute the truth or validity
division into two branches or parts
render
make; do; deliver; provide
prescriptive
relating to enforcement of rule of method
140 terms
SAT Practice
Undulate
Berate
Ostentatious
Harrowing
(v) to move in waves
(v) to scold vehemently
(adj) excessively showy, glitzy
(adj) greatly distressing, vexing
Undulate
(v) to move in waves
Berate
(v) to scold vehemently
37 terms
sat practice
abate
abdicate
abstain
adversity
becoming less in amount or intensity
give up , such as power , as of monarchs and emporors
choose not to comsume
a state of misfortune or affliction
abate
becoming less in amount or intensity
abdicate
give up , such as power , as of monarchs and emporors
54 terms
SAT Practice
Action
Allegory
Allusion
Analogy
what happens in a story: the events or conflicts.
a story in which people, things, and actions represent an ide…
a reference in literature to a familiar person, place, thing,…
a comparison of two or more similar objects, suggesting that…
Action
what happens in a story: the events or conflicts.
Allegory
a story in which people, things, and actions represent an ide…
10 terms
SAT Practice
Lethargic
Recondite
Conspicuous
Archaic
Sluggishness; laziness
Hard to understand; over ones head
Standing out; obvious
Ancient; outdated
Lethargic
Sluggishness; laziness
Recondite
Hard to understand; over ones head
27 terms
SAT Practice - Set 1
Comely-adjective
Foreboding-noun
Diffidence-noun
Syncopated-adjective
very pleasing to the eye
an unfavorable omen, a feeling of evil to come
lack of self-confidence, shyness
stressing a normally weak beat
Comely-adjective
very pleasing to the eye
Foreboding-noun
an unfavorable omen, a feeling of evil to come
5 terms
SAT Practice
laden
transacting
caravanserai
fresco
carrying a load or burden
to carry on business
an inn surrounding a court in eastern countries where caravan…
the art of painting on freshly spread moist lime plaster with…
laden
carrying a load or burden
transacting
to carry on business
SAT PRACTICE
depict
controversy
undermine
advocate
to represent by drawing; to characterize in words; describe
Argument / Dispute
weaken
to argue for or support a cause
depict
to represent by drawing; to characterize in words; describe
controversy
Argument / Dispute
20 terms
Practice SAT
Abhor
Bigot
Counterfeit
Enfranchise
Hate
Narrow minded, prejudice person
Fake, false
Give voting rights
Abhor
Hate
Bigot
Narrow minded, prejudice person
9 terms
SAT Practice
raconteur
winnow
colluded
incite
(noun)... storyteller
(verb)... to remove (people or things) from a group until only t…
(verb)... conspire; plot
(verb)... encourage or stir up (violent or unlawful behavior)
raconteur
(noun)... storyteller
winnow
(verb)... to remove (people or things) from a group until only t…
20 terms
SAT Practice
enforce
divisive
harsh
deliberate
to keep, to strengthen
having a quality that separates
cruel, tough
done on purpose
enforce
to keep, to strengthen
divisive
having a quality that separates
15 terms
SAt practice
idiosyncrasy
immutable
gratuitous
gravity
individual trait, usually odd in nature
not subject to change
given freely; uncalled for
seriousness or critical nature
idiosyncrasy
individual trait, usually odd in nature
immutable
not subject to change
Sat Practice
Acumen
Abjure
Acrimony
Abrogate
Keen insight
To reject
Bitterness
To abolish
Acumen
Keen insight
Abjure
To reject
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