Multiple-Choice Questions

Click on the answer you think is correct.

1. xx1xx
   a) out
   b) at
   c) through
   d) above

2. xx2xx
   a) if
   b) either
   c) when
   d) both

3. xx3xx
   a) was
   b) finishes
   c) brings
   d) is missing

4. xx4xx
   a) could
   b) must
   c) would
   d) had better

5. xx5xx
   a) numerous
   b) innocent
   c) honest
   d) fortunate

6. xx6xx
   a) him
   b) them
   c) themselves
   d) anyone

7. xx7xx
   a) despite
   b) regardless
   c) because
   d) on account

8. xx8xx
   a) problems
   b) themselves
   c) excuses
   d) joy

9. xx9xx
   a) than
   b) which
   c) although
   d) when

10. xx10xx
   a) who
   b) which
   c) where
   d) whom

11. According to the text, most people
   a) want to help others who are less fortunate.
   b) envy the good fortune of others.
   c) want to see society change.
   d) accept things the way they are.

12. According to the text, people who try to improve the living conditions of others are
   a) dishonest.
   b) not wise.
   c) unusual.
   d) politicians.

13. According to the text, when people try to improve the conditions of less fortunate people, the less fortunate people are usually
   a) not interested.
   b) thankful.
   c) angry.
   d) suspicious.

14. The expression at large in the first sentence means
   a) especially
   b) generally
   c) actually
   d) accidentally

15. The word very in the last sentence means
   a) too many
   b) a lot of
   c) specific
   d) every

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