Weekly practice question
INSTRUCTIONS: Select the best version of the underlined part of the sentence. The first choice is the same as in the original sentence. If you think the original sentence is best, choose the first answer.
- After they had eaten, their mother arrive with cartons of ice cream for dessert.
PLEASE NOTE: The Reading Comprehension placement test is required in combination with the Sentence Skills test for placement into ENG 111.
2. An enlarged photograph or printed reproduction of a painting or other two-dimensional artwork is glued onto the cardboard before cutting.
The pieces are then punch-cut with complex metal dies.
What does the second sentence do?
- It states an effect.
- It makes a contrast.
- It proposes a solution.
- It describes a process.
The correct answer is D—it describes a process.