Question of the Day

Can you answer today's question?

Register Next Tests:
12/6 , 1/24

Nov
25
2014
30,932 responses
Question of the Day Statistics
Number Answered
Correct 22,048
Incorrect 8,884
71% correct

Critical Reading > Sentence Completions

Choose the word or set of words that, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. 

That edelweiss appears to be ------- is an illusion: the flower actually is incredibly -------, able to survive in extreme temperatures.

Answer Choices

Hint

Together, the word "illusion" and the phrase "actually is" suggest that the flower is not what it seems to be.

Question of the Day

Can you answer today's question?

Register Next Tests:
12/6 , 1/24

Nov
25
2014
30,932 responses
Question of the Day Statistics
Number Answered
Correct 22,048
Incorrect 8,884
71% correct

Critical Reading > Sentence Completions

Choose the word or set of words that, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. 

That edelweiss appears to be ------- is an illusion: the flower actually is incredibly -------, able to survive in extreme temperatures.

Answer Choices

Answer

Edelweiss might give the illusion of being "fragile," or easily damaged, but it is clear that the flower actually is very "resilient," or able to withstand difficult conditions. In fact, the flower can "survive in extreme temperatures."