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Noise outside the classroom creates an
_______________situation for study.
adverse
The tricky _________hid in the bushes waiting for his prey.
chameleon
The handwriting analysis gave _________evidence that the birdnapper was an eighth grader.
conclusive
Everyone received a flu shot because the doctors feared an ________________
epidemic
A______________can provide power
when the electricity fails.
generator
The soldiers found that life in the _______
was stressful because they were always
on full alert.
garrison
The shop was closed for a week so that the employees could take an __________
of the stock.
inventory
Sometimes _________film makers are too interested in the profits a film can make, and they neglect the story or the development of the characters in a film.
pragmatic
Some books can have such a ___________influence on us that we remember them long after we finish reading them.
profound
Mice are very small, and they can squeeze through even the smallest __________in a wall.
aperture
The priest gave a very ________homily at Mass.
eloquent
It is important to _______early if you want to get into the popular summer drama camp.
enroll
Mrs. Liska was frustrated because her washing machine was not ________and she had to take the family’s wash to the laundromat.
functional
There is an _______of the Blessed Mother on the stained glass window in the church.
image
Mortimer looked tired and _______as he dragged into school after the long weekend.
lethargic
Profits in the toy business may go up and down, but the business is always very __________during the Christmas season.
lucrative
People search for a “fountain of youth” because they want to _____________themselves.
rejuvenate
Parents can be very ___________to allow their children to see certain movies because they know that movies can influence kids.
reluctant
Queen Elizabeth II has been the ___________in Great Britain for a long time.
sovereign
The _________________school board cut the art classes in the schools because they did not think that they were useful.
utilitarian
Rosalinda always checks to make sure that she has an ________supply of paper for all her classes.
adequate
The two men were happy because they were friends all through college, and now they were continuing their friendship as __________at the law office.
colleagues
After all his research on snakes, Sven put together a ___________of everything he had learned.
compendium
My mother was always very _______when she prayed at Mass, and she was a good example to me.
devout
________________judges apply the laws evenly to all citizens of the country.
Impartial
The answer to the math problem was wrong because the student did not follow a _________thinking process in working it out.
logical
As the teacher looked over the classroom, she could _________which students were working and which were not.
perceive
The church is a __________place that calls for special dress and behavior.
sacred
Sven is always the last to finish his tests because he is __________in checking his work.
scrupulous
The big footprints in the snow were __________evidence that a bear had visited the camp during the night.
tangible