MAT Practice Test Questions Set #1

1. Fierce : timid :: aggressive : _____

A. weird
B. frigid
C. assertive
D. passive

2. Honeyed: sweet :: acrid : _____

A. base
B. annoying
C. bitter
D. salty

3. Short : _____ :: Tall : Enormous

A. tiny
B. medium
C. gigantic
D. ravenous

4. Intelligent : dunce :: _____ : clown

A. funny
B. serious
C. costume
D. reticent

5. Hemingway : _____ :: Woolf : Thackeray

A. Fitzgerald
B. Homer
C. Garcia Marquez
D. Waugh

6. Oklahoma : Nebraska :: Oregon : _____

A. Connecticut
B. Illinois
C. North Carolina
D. Washington

7. Square : cube :: circle : _____

A. rhombus
B. corner
C. sphere
D. cylinder

8. 90 degrees : right :: _____ : obtuse

A. 45 degrees
B. 135 degrees
C. 79 degrees
D. 0 degrees

9. Failure : _____ :: success : elation

A. depression
B. euphoria
C. contagion
D. hospitality

10. Democrats : Republicans :: Labour : _____

A. Whigs
B. Greens
C. Tories
D. Lions

Answer Key

1. D. Passive is the opposite of aggressive.

2. C. Acrid and bitter are synonyms.

3. A. Tiny means very small.

4. B. A clown is not serious.

5. A. Hemingway and Fitzgerald were both American authors

6. D. Oregon and Washington are both states in the northwest United States.

7. C. A sphere is the three-dimensional version of a circle.

8. B. A 135-degree angle is an obtuse angle.

9. A. Failure can lead to depression.

10. C. The Tories and the Labour party are the dominant political parties in Britain.

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