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#1. Although thunder and lightening are produced at the same time, light waves travel faster _____, so we see the lightening before we hear the thunder.
do sound waves
than sound waves do
than sound waves are
#2. Flag Day is a legal holiday only in the state of Pennsylvania, _____ Betsy Ross sewed the first American flag.
#3. The discovery of the halftone process in photography in 1881 made it _____ photographs in books and newspapers.
possible to reproduce
the possible reproduction
the possibility of reproducing
#4. Civil Rights are the freedoms and rights _____ as a member of a community, state, or nation.
may have a person who
may have a person
a person may have
and a person may have
#5. _____ vastness of the Grand Canyon, it is difficult to capture it in a single photograph.
Because of the
#6. During the late fifteenth century, _____ of the native societies of America had professions in the fields of arts and crafts.
only a few
few, but only
a few only
a few but
#7. Beginning in the Middle Ages, composers of Western music used a system of notating their compositions _____ be performed by musicians.
and when to
so they could
#8. Franklin D. Roosevelt was _____ the great force of radio and the opportunity it provided for taking government policies directly to the people.
the first President fully understand
the first President that, to fully understand
the first President to understand fully
as the first President he understood fully
#9. Beef cattle _____ of all livestock for economic growth in certain geographic regions.
that are the most important
are the most important
the most are important
the most important are
#10. The dawn redwood appears _____ some 100 million years ago in northern forests around the world.
to have flourished
having to flourished
#11. Dairy farming is _____ leading agricultural activity in the United States.
#12. Speciation, _____, results when an animal population becomes isolated by some factor, usually geographic.
which forming biological species
form biological species
biological species are formed
the formation of biological species
#13. In its pure state antimony has no important uses, but _____ with other substances, it is extremely useful metal.
the physical and chemical combination
it is combined physically and chemically
when combined physically or chemically
combined when physically or chemically
#14. _____ of large mammals once dominated the North American Prairies: the American bison and the pronghorn antelope.
With two species
There are two species
Two species are
#15. Richard Wright enjoyed success and influence _____ among Black American writers of his era.