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2014
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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. 

Ms. Fergusson’s main criticism of the artist’s rendering of the ancient mammal’s physical appearance is that, unsupported by even a ------- of fossil evidence, the image is bound to be ------- .

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Hint

The words “unsupported by even” signal that there is very little evidence.

Question of the Day

Can you answer today's question?

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5/3 , 6/7

Apr
20
2014
21,710 responses
Question of the Day Statistics
Number Answered
Correct 10,663
Incorrect 11,047
49% 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. 

Ms. Fergusson’s main criticism of the artist’s rendering of the ancient mammal’s physical appearance is that, unsupported by even a ------- of fossil evidence, the image is bound to be ------- .

Answer Choices

Answer

A “modicum” is a small amount. Since the artist did not have even a small amount of evidence, the image must have been “speculative.”