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Post by DaMadFiddler » Thu Nov 11, 2004 5:45 pm


Directions: Circle the correct answer for each question, and explain the reason for your choice.

1. The purpose of the cluss in furmpaling is to remove
a. cluss-prags
b. tremalis
c. cloughs
d. plumots

2. Trassig is true when
a. lusp trasses the vom
b. the viskal flans, if the viskal is donwil or zortil
c. the belgo frulls
d. dissles lisk easily

3. The sigla frequently overfesks the trelsum because
a. all siglas are mellious
b. siglas are always votial
c. the trelsum is usually tarious
d. no trelsa are feskable

4. The fribbled breg will minter best with a(n)
a. derst
b. morst
c. sorter
d. ignu

5. Among the reasons for tristal doss are
a. the sabs foped and the foths tinzed
b. the kredges roted with the orots
c. few rakobs were accepted in sluth
d. most of the polats were thonced

6. Which of the following (is/are) always present when trossels are being gruven?
a. rint and vost
b. sot and plone
c. shum and vost
d. vost

7. The mintering function of the ignu is most effectively carried out in connection with
a. a raxma tol
b. the groshing stantol
c. the fribbled breg
d. a frally sush


This test was given in my K-12 Evaluation class last week to demonstrate flaws in test designs, and how you can still get a high score without actually knowing jack. Those questions all do have correct answers, and they're not that hard to figure out. Can anyone get the right answers and explain why?

(I'll put up the correct answers and why on Friday, if nobody gets it first)
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Post by mankrip » Thu Nov 11, 2004 9:54 pm

DaMadFiddler wrote:This test was given in my K-12 Evaluation class last week
Is zerotype your teacher?
DaMadFiddler wrote:Directions: Circle the correct answer for each question, and explain the reason for your choice.
And who will clean my monitor?

Anyway, it was interesting to see that some of those words actually exists in my dictionary.
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Post by greay » Thu Nov 11, 2004 11:48 pm

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Post by mariobro » Fri Nov 12, 2004 1:50 am

I need scissors!
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Post by Quzar » Fri Nov 12, 2004 2:01 am

1. a - the best guess posible in this situation as the cluss appears in both the question and that answer.

2. a - not sure, were the question to imply multiple answers then there would be a good answer. the best guess would be a for the same reason as 1.

3. c - all the other choices are absolute when the question says frequently.

4. d - well, this is is slightly guessing, but the fact that it says a(n) may lean towards this, also looking down to #7, the answer is backed up.

5. a - the question implies multiple answers with the use of "are" and a is the only one with multiple answers.

6. a - i guessed between the only plausible answers a and c.

7. c - explained in 4

8. d - i just followed the pattern of the rest of it =P.
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Post by CoasterKing » Fri Nov 12, 2004 11:15 am

1 a) Because cluss-prags and cluss are mentioned in the question and answer
2 a) Trasses and Trassig sound similar :?
3 b) a guess
4 d) The question ends in "a(n)" which means that "ignu" is the only possible correct answer
5 a) Because the question asks for reasons and b),c) & d) only give one reason.
6 d) because vost appears in more answers than the others
7 c) In question 4 the fribbled breg was mintering with an ignu so fribbled breg is the answer
8 a) another guess
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Post by mikelomax » Fri Nov 12, 2004 11:33 am

My brain hurts... quit using words i don't know!
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Re: Take the Test!

Post by Matt Gladura » Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:16 pm

1. A
2. B
3. C
4. D
5. A
6. B
7. C
8. D

I took this test in my english class a few days ago and was trying to find the original to print to give to my friends.
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