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#1. _____ many copper mines in the state of Arizona, a fact which contributes significantly to the state’s economy.
#2. Computers that once took up entire rooms are now _____ to put on desktops and into wristwatches.
as small as
#3. The ponderosa pine is _____ of the most of the timber used by forest-product firms in the Black Hills of South Dakota.
the source which
because the source
#4. Mango trees, _____ densely covered with glossy leaves and bear small fragrant flowers, grow rapidly and can attain heights of up to 90 feet.
#5. The first explorer _____ California by land was Jedediah Strong Smith, a trapper who crossed the southwestern deserts of the United States in 1826.
that he reached
#6. Written to be performed on a _____, Thornton Wilder’s play Our Town depicts life in a small New England community.
bare of stage scenery
scenery bare of stage
stage bare of scenery
stage scenery of bare
#7. Alaska found the first years of its statehood costly because it had to take over the expense of services _____ previously by the federal government.
#8. _____ initial recognition while still quite young.
Most famous scientists achieve
Most famous scientists who achieved
For most famous scientists to achieve
That most famous scientists achieved
#9. _____ the Canadian composer Barbara Pentland wrote four symphonies, three concertos, and an opera, among other works.
An artist who, prolific
Is a prolific artist
Prolific an artist
A prolific artist
#10. With age, the mineral content of human bones decreases, _____ them more fragile.
and to make
which it makes
#11. Not until Kentucky’s Mammoth Cave had been completely explored in 1972.
when was its full extent realized
that its full extent was realized
the realization of its full extent
was its full extent realized
#12. The Chisos Mountains in Big Bend National park in Texas were created by volcanic eruptions that occurred _____.
dinosaurs roaming the area
did dinosaurs roam the area
the area in which dinosaurs roamed
when dinosaurs roamed the area
#13. In bas-relief sculpture, a design projects very slightly from its background, _____ some coins.
the way that
#14. The sapphire’s transparency to ultraviolet and infrared radiation makes _____ in optical instruments.
it a useful
it is of use
#15. According to some educators, the goal of teaching is to help students learn what _____ to know to live a well-adjusted and successful life.
as they may need
they are needed
do they need