flesl.net vocab quiz David Noble

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Vocabulary Quiz for ‘David Noble’

INSTRUCTIONS: Put the correct number in the box beside each word.

• administration

• approve

• article

• background

• check

• contact

• course

• criticize

• encourage

• fair

• museum

• obnoxious

• operate

• opinion

• prestigious

• profit

• purpose

• reject

• require

• sympathize

1.

a piece of writing in a newspaper or magazine

2.

say or believe that something is all right

3.

series of classes at a school, college, or university (often ending with exam)

4.

people who control an institution (a school or hospital for example)

5.

say that something is not good

6.

need

7.

what someone thinks about something; belief

8.

extra money you have left when you sell something you bought or made

9.

the reason for doing something

10.

control, direct

11.

understand how someone feels; feel sorry for someone

12.

make someone feel that they’re doing well, that they can succeed

13.

find out whether what someone says is true or not

14.

talking (or writing) to someone—either directly or by letter or phone

15.

all the facts about a person’s past

16.

person or thing that is very strongly disliked

17.

treating people honestly and equally

18.

well known and thought to be very good

19.

public place where valuable objects are kept and shown

20.

not take something, send it away; refuse to accept something