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Question 1 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

A crew member took the ______________________ ashore to get supplies.

rapier

yeoman

pinnace

conceits

Question 2 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

Being cut off by other drivers repeatedly ________________ him, thus causing a classic case of road rage.

incensed

mitigated

mollified

reviled

Question 3 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

The outrage of the king was _______________________ only by the antics of his court jesters.

abhorred

dissented

discontented

mollified

Question 4 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

A farmer who cultivates his own land, especially a member of a former class of small freeholders in England, is known as a ______________________:

victual

savage

antipode

yeoman

Question 5 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

“We extort, we _____________, we filch and sack, drink up me harties yo ho!”

pilfer

abhor

moderate

yeoman

Question 6 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

The ___________________ about the proposed law was known on election day, when the people overwhelmingly voted against it.

rapier

distemper

dissent

yeoman

Question 7 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

Jane wondered if it was within her _________ to deal with such a devastating crisis in a positive manner.

moderate

dissent

constitution

distemper

Question 8 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

Temperate forests have _________________ rainfall and good soil.

lusty

moderate

savage

ineffable

Question 9 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

One who possesses _______________________ is one who exercises supreme authority within a limited sphere.

sovereignty

pinnace

conceits

demiculverins

Question 10 (Multiple Choice Worth 10 points)

The king ____________________ the peasant for not showing respect.

reviled

benumbed

incensed

discontented

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  • 9 years ago
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    1. A pinnace is one of two marine craft, the first a small vessel used as a tender to larger vessels amongst other things.

    2. To revile is to criticize in an abusive or angrily insulting manner.

    3. Mollified is to reduce the severity of (something); soften.

    4. Yeoman could refer to a free man holding a small landed estate, a minor landowner, a small prosperous farmer (especially from the Elizabethan era to the 17th century.

    5.To pilfer is to steal (typically things of relatively little value).

    6.Dissent is a sentiment or philosophy of non-agreement or opposition to a prevailing idea (e.g. a government's policies) or an entity (e.g. an individual or political idea).

    7. Distemper; obsolete to make bad-tempered; disturb; ruffle; to upset or unbalance the functions of; derange; disorder.

    8. Moderate is average in amount, intensity, quality, or degree.

    9. Sovereignty is supreme power or authority.

    10. To revile is to criticize in an abusive or angrily insulting manner.

    Source(s): Wikipedia, and my brain.
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  • 3 years ago

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