1. Coming home from the supermarket, Ellie’s car hit a pothole and she bounces around inside the car because she forgets to fasten her seat belt.
    • A. and she bounces around inside the car because she forgets to fasten her seat belt.
    • B. and because she forgot to fasten her seat belt she bounces around inside the car.
    • C. and the car bounced around because she keeps forgetting to fasten her seatbelt.
    • D. she bounced around inside the car because she forgot to fasten her seat belt.
  2. To complete her perfect day, Rosemary insisted on driving to the beach and has dinner at her favorite restaurant.
    • A. Rosemary insisted on driving to the beach and has dinner at her favorite restaurant.
    • B. Rosemary insisted on visiting to the beach and had dinner at her favorite restaurant.
    • C. Rosemary insisted on driving to the beach and having dinner at her favorite restaurant.
  3. A manipulative person will subtly maneuver conversations that lead to his interests and discussing what he wants.
    • A. will subtly maneuver conversations so that lead to his interests and discussing what he wants to talk about.
    • B. will subtly maneuver conversations in order to talk about his interests and discuss subjects that he wants to discuss.
    • C. subtly maneuvering conversations toward his interest and topics he wants to discuss.
    • D. will subtly try to maneuver conversations toward his interests and subjects he liked to talk about.
  4. When the class was being taught by Mrs. Brown, the students were energized.
    • A. When the class was being taught by Mrs. Brown
    • B. If the class had been taught by Mrs. Brown
    • C. When Mrs. Brown was teaching the class,
    • D. It was Mrs. Brown teaching the class when
  5. To finish a project under a deadline is difficult enough without having to report to higher ups on your progress every hour.
    • A. To finish a project under a deadline is difficult enough
    • B. Finishing a project enough is difficult under a deadline
    • C. To finish or not to finish a project under a deadline is difficult enough
    • D. It is difficult enough to finish a project under a deadline
  6. When the psychologist observed the participants taking the test, he wanted to see whether they were cheating or simply talking to oneself to focus their concentration.
    • A. talking to oneself
    • B. talking one of them to another
    • C. talking to themselves
    • D. talking to them
  7. The foal having finally stood after the veterinarian cleared its legs of the length of barbed wire in which it was tangled.
    • A. The foal having finally stood
    • B. The foal finally stood
    • C. Having finally stood the foal
    • D. The foal, when it finally stood
  8. The start of the hunting season was delayed due to the need of the Environmental Protection Agency to tag immature animals.
    • A. due to the need of the Environmental Protection Agency to tag immature animals
    • B. as the needs of the Environmental Protection Agency were to tag immature animals
    • C. since the Environmental Protection Agency’s need was to tag immature animals
    • D. while needing the Environmental Protection Agency to tag animals
    • E. because the Environmental Protection Agency needed to tag immature animals
  9. The late arrival of spring due to longer and cooler winters makes us observe strange patterns in the behavior of migrating species.
    • A. makes us observe strange patterns in the behavior of migrating species
    • B. has our observation be that migrating species behave strangely
    • C. makes migrating species observe a strange pattern of behavior
    • D. causes strange patterns in the observable behavior of migrating species
  10. In Beethoven’s late works, he shows us his ability to reinvent himself even though he has reached, for the time, an advanced age.
    • A. In Beethoven’s late works, he shows us
    • B. The late works of Beethoven, he displays
    • C. Displayed in the late works of Beethoven is
    • D. Beethoven’s late works display
  11. After the first quarter is over, the coach intends pulling all of the starters out of the game to give the backups some game experience.
    • A. the coach intends pulling all of the starters
    • B. the coach is pulling all of the starters
    • C. the coach intends to pull all of the starters
    • D. all of the starters, it is intended, will be pulled by the coach