Word Analogies #2

Word Analogies #2

The following questions give two words which have a particular relationship to each other. Another word is also given. Choose the answer which, when matched with that word, best resembles the relationship existing between the other two words.

For example:

Portrait is to picture as ___ is to book.

ethnography
biography
autobiography
novel
I don't know

In this case, the answer would be biography.

1.

Cohesive is to united as efficient is to ___ .

Cheap
Faster
Optimized
Productive
I don't know
2.

Opulence is to wealth as opaque is to ___ .

Invisible
Solid
Translucent
Cloudy
I don't know
3.

Berate is to criticize as ___ is to 'care about'.

Patronize
Love
Envy
Desire
I don't know
4.

Gaudy is to cluttered as sufficient is to ___ .

Plenty
Average
Typical
Appropriate
I don't know
5.

Suggestive is to undertone as ___ is to movement.

Energy
Kinetic
Fast
Active
I don't know
6.

Impression is to indelible as ___ is to permanent.

Long-lasting
Etched
Temporary
Fixture
I don't know
7.

Indignant is to self-righteous as showy is to ___ .

Arrogant
Pretentious
Excessive
Ostentatious
I don't know
8.

Alienated is to ostracized as forgetful is to ___ .

Neglectful
Ignorant
Occupied
Distracted
I don't know
9.

Virtuous is to integrity as ignominious is to ___ .

Immoral
Shameful
Disgrace
Sin
I don't know
10.

Mission statement is to purpose as ___ is to beliefs.

Motto
Religion
Moral
Goal
I don't know
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