Quiz : Reading Comprehension
1. What does this passage mainly discuss?

A.Precipitation
C. New York State
B. Snowfall
D. A general formula

2. Which of the following is another word that is often used in place of
precipitation?

A. Humidity B. Wetness C. Rainfall D. Rain-snow

3.The term precipitation include
A.only rainfall
B.rain, hail, and snow
C. rain, snow, and humidity
D. rain, hail, and humidity

4.What is the average of annual rainfall in inches in the United States?
A.Thirty-six inches
C. Forty inches
B.Thirty-eight inches
D. Forty-two inches

5. If a state has 40 inches of snow in a year, by how much does this
increase the annual precipitation?
A.By two feet
C. By four feet
B.By four inches
D. By 40 inches

6. If a state has 40 inches of snow in a year, by how much does this
increase the annual precipitation?
A.By two feet
C. By four feet
B.By four inches
D. By 40 inches

7. The phrase proximity to in paragraph 2 is closest in meaning to
A.communication with
C. nearness to
B.dependence on
D. similarity to

8. Where is the annual precipitation highest?
A.The Atlantic Coast
C. The Gulf of Mexico
B.The Great Lakes
D. The Pacific Coast

9. Which of the following was NOT mentioned as a factor in determining
the amount of precipitation that an area will receive?
A. Mountains B. Latitude C. The sea D. Wind

10. The word substantially in paragraph 2 could best be replaced by
A.fundamentally
C. completely
B.slightly
D. Apparently

11.The word that in the paragraph 2 refers to
A. Decreases
C. areas
B. precipitation
D. mountain ranges

Quiz : STRUCTURE
few
non (count)
Few
reference books
may be check out
little non
(noncount)
Before he came to the U.S., he had done little
traveling
Incorrect: My brother used to help me a lot,but now he gives me few
advice.
Correct : My brother used to help me a lot, but now he gives me little
advice..
Incorrect: He had to balance his account very carefully because he had
few
money.
Correct : He had to balance his account very carefully because he had
little money.
Problem 68
Much and Many
many noun (count–plural
There are
many
television programs
for children on Saturday
much noun (noncount)
We don’t have
much
information
Incorrect: How much years have you been living in Texas?
Correct : How many years have you been living in Texas?
Incorrect: He always has much problems with his teeth.
Correct : He always has many problems with his teeth.
Incorrect: I think that there is too many violence on TV.
Correct : I think that there is too much violence on TV.
Problem 69
A Little and Little
A Few and Few
a little
little noun (noncount)
We have a little time
We have little time
a few
few noun (count–plural)
We made a few mistakes
We made few mistakes
Incorrect: There are few tickets left for the concert.
Correct : There are a few tickets left for the concert.
(some)
Incorrect: A few people in my apartment building are friendly.
Correct : Few in my apartment building are friendly.(not many)
Problem 70 Only a Few and Only a Little
only a few noun (count–plural)
Only a few dollars have been budgeted for supplies
Only a little noun (noncount)
We have only a little homework for Monday
Incorrect: We will need only a few food for the picnic.
Correct : We will need only a few food for the picnic.
Incorrect: Only few people were at the reception
Correct : few people were at the reception.
Problem 71 : A Large (Small) Number of and a large (Small) Amount of
large
A number of
small noun (count–plural)
A large number of students from other countries attend State University
large
A amount of
small noun (noncount)
A small amount of rain is expected tomorrow
Incorrect: The lab has a large number of equipment.
Correct : The lab has a large amount of equipment. equipment.
Problem 72 Almost All of the and Most of the
almost all (of the)
most all (of the) noun (count–plural) verb (plural)
Almost all (of the) trees in our yard are oaks
Most (of the) trees are oaks
almost all (of the)
most all (of the) noun (noncount) verb (singular)
Almost all (of the) art by R. C. Gorman is expensive
Most (of the) art by R. C. Gorman is expensive
incorrect: Most of the teachers at State University care about their students’
progress.
Correct : Almost of the teachers at State University care about their students’
progress.
or
Almost all teachers at State University care about their students’ progress.
or
Most of the teachers at State University care about their students’ progress.
or
Most teachers at State University care about their students’ progress.

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