Questions and Solutions for GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Verbal Reasoning Section 3 Part 5)
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These are explanations and step by step solutions for the second edition of the ETS Practice Book for the Paper-Based GRE Revised General Test (Verbal Reasoning Section 3).
GRE Practice Test Second Edition - Complete Paper (pdf)
For each of Questions 15 to 19, select the two
answer choices that, when used to complete the
sentence, fit the meaning of the sentence
as a whole and produce completed sentences
that are alike in meaning.
GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Verbal Reasoning Section 3 solution for question 17)
17. In medieval philosophy every physical
phenomenon is presumed to have some
determinate cause, leaving no place for ___ in
the explanation of particular events.
GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Verbal Reasoning Section 3 solution for question 18)
18. Although the film is rightly judged imperfect by
most of today’s critics, the films being created
today are ___ it, since its release in 1940
provoked sufficient critical discussion to enhance
the intellectual respectability of cinema
A. beholden to
B. indebted to
C. derivative of
D. based on
E. distinguishable from
F. biased against
GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Verbal Reasoning Section 3 solution for question 19)
19. The detective’s conviction that there were few
inept crimes in her district led her to impute some
degree of ___ to every suspect she studied.
For each of Questions 20 to 25, select one answer
choice unless otherwise directed.
GRE Practice Test Second Edition. (Verbal Reasoning Section 3 solution for question 20)
20. According to the passage, the phenomenon of
olfactory adaptation may cause individuals who
are reexposed to an odorous environment after an
extended absence to
A. experience a heightened perception of the odor
B. perceive the odor as being less intense than it
was upon first exposure
C. return to their original level of perception of
D. exhibit a decreased tolerance for the odorous
E. experience the phenomenon of adaptation in
other sensory systems
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