The store will stay open later during the holiday season. The store will stock a variety of seasonal merchandise.

1. The store will stay open later during the holiday season. The store will stock a variety of seasonal merchandise.

The store will have many discounts available for holiday shoppers.

When revising the paragraph above, the writer should address which of the following?

A. Sentence fluency

B. Punctuation

C. Paragraph organization

D. Writing clarity

2. Cell Phones

Cellular Plan 1

550 minutes for $89/month Includes unlimited long distance, nights & weekends, & 500 text messages.

Cellular Plan 2

600 minutes for $90/month

Includes unlimited nights & weekends, & unlimited text messaging.

Cellular Plan 3

900 minutes for $90/month

Includes unlimited long distance & unlimited nights & weekends. First 200 text messages are free, $0.05/message additional.

Cellular Plan 4

550 minutes for $50/month

Text messages $0.1 0/message sent or received.

Which of the following cellular phone plans bests fits the needs of an individual who sends an average of 50 text messages per day and primarily talks on the phone at night?


B. 2

C. 3

D. 4

3. She attributed his shallowness to his luxurious upbringing, in which material comforts like fine clothes and large homes nurtured his sense of privilege.

Which of the following is the meaning of “material” as used in the sentence above?

A. The substance from which something is made

B. Pertinent or essential

C. The articles needed for a specific task

D. Concerning physical rather than spiritual aspects


1. Understanding which flavors complement each other can take years of practice.

2. Following these basic tenets will allow you to produce recipes that your friends and family will love to share.

3. Once you’ve mastered flavor combinations, however, there’s no end to the tasty experiments you can think up.

4. The key to developing a truly delicious and user-friendly recipe is to focus on flavor combinations and simplicity.

5. For kitchen experiments to become usable recipes, you should keep the user in mind and focus on clear, concise instructions.

Using the sentences above, which of the following sentence orders best forms an organized, logical paragraph?

A. 1, 3, 4, 5, 2

B. 2, 1, 3, 5, 4

C. 4, 1, 3, 5, 2

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5. Which of the following is the cheapest price for a parent and a 9-year-old to both do the Fun Center ride the bumper cars once, and play putt-putt once? A. $29 B. $32 C. $35 D. $36

6. A customer who purchases a Super Pack Unlimited indoor/outdoor pass most likely chose this option because he A. want to save money on the pizza buffet. B. plans on spending his time in the game room and at the battling cages. C. likes to take repeated rides on the go-karts and bumper cars. D. Has small children who want to play all day in the Fun Center. 7. Asepsis 766-793 Medical 766-781 Cleaning in 767 Client education in, 780 Control of infection transmission and 768-769 Disinfections and sterilization in 767-768 Hand hygiene in 769-770 Isolation precautions and 774-768 Personal protective equipment and 779-780 Surgical 782-793 Applying sterile gloves in 786 Client preparation in 782 Donning and removing cap, masks, and gowns in 787-790 Preparing sterile field in 791-793 Surgical scrubs in 784-785 Surgical hand washing guidelines vary regarding the amount of time needed and the antiseptic that should be used for the scrub.

Which of the following pages or page ranges most likely contains the sentence above? A. 767 B. 769-770 C. 782 D. 784-785

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9. A refund for this purchase could be denied if the customer a. failed to circle the model and serial numbers on the sale receipt. b. used the product exclusively for 3 weeks c. does not normally use a post office box. d. did not include the guarantee statement when returning product.

10. A student is researching women’s roles in literature. To access a list of sources related to this topic, the student should consult which of the following? A. A bibliography B. A thesaurus C. A biography D. An atlas

11. Which of the following provides information about symbols used on a specific map? A. Table of contents B. Legend C. Glossary D. Index

12.. Which of the following sentence orders best forms an organized, logical paragraph?

1. Planning for a test involves determining the time needed for studying, reviewing notes and previous assignments, and prioritizing the content matter to be studied. 2. Students should determine the format of questions on the test and practice answering those types of questions. 3. Each student should understand his or her learning style and utilize study aids that reflect personal strengths. 4. Planning and practicing may not be fun, but they can build confidence and lead to test-taking success. 5. Test-taking success can be greatly improved by taking the time to organize a test preparation strategy.

A. 1, 4, 2, 3, 5 B. 2, 3, 5, 1, 4 C. 4, 1, 5, 2, 3 D. 5, 1, 3, 2, 4