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Oct
2
2014
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Incorrect 10,307
65% 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. 

Scientists have discovered that our sense of smell is surprisingly ------- , capable of distinguishing thousands of chemical odors.

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Hint

The correct answer must be a word that fits the definition “capable of distinguishing thousands of chemical odors.”

Question of the Day

Can you answer today's question?

Register Next Tests:
10/11 , 11/8

Oct
2
2014
30,168 responses
Question of the Day Statistics
Number Answered
Correct 19,861
Incorrect 10,307
65% 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. 

Scientists have discovered that our sense of smell is surprisingly ------- , capable of distinguishing thousands of chemical odors.

Answer Choices

Answer

One of the meanings of “keen” is “acutely sensitive.” Therefore, if our sense of smell is keen or acutely sensitive, it is capable of “distinguishing thousands of chemical odors.”