TOEIC Gram Quiz 3 Review

51. Last year's ________ alumni fundraising drive raised over 100 million dollars for university research projects.

(A) annual
(B) annually
(C) annum
(D) annuity

Correct: A
Category: Adjective

52. As we look to put together this new company, we are seeking an amalgamation of ideas ________ incorporates different approaches.

(A) in which
(B) by which
(C) through which
(D) which

Correct: D
Category: Subordinator Adjective Clause
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53. Because of the firm's amateurish approach to the project, the corporation decided to terminate its ________.

(A) relation
(B) relative
(C) relatively
(D) relationship

Correct: D
Category: Noun

54. Maintaining a ________ economic ambassador to handle crises is an important element of any government.

(A) rove
(B) rover
(C) roved
(D) roving

Correct: D
Category: Adjective

55. We regret ________ we are unable to sign the contract because of critical ambiguities in the fifth and sixth clauses.

(A) that
(B) what
(C) which
(D) who

Correct: A
Category: Subordinator Noun Clause

56. Creating desalinization projects to water the entire north African region is an ambitious project ________ millions of dollars.

(A) involve
(B) involved
(C) involving
(D) involvement

Correct: C
Category: Adjective

57. Because Mr. Yang remains ambivalent about the position he has been offered, we are recommending ________ the offer.

(A) withdraw
(B) withdrawal
(C) withdrawn
(D) withdrawing

Correct: D
Category: Noun

58. We went to the meeting anticipating the usual agenda, ________ expecting to be ambushed on our activities of last week.

(A) no
(B) none
(C) not
(D) nothing

Correct: C
Category: Negative

59. President Al-Khabar has expressed that he is ________ to the merger of the two companies.

(A) amenity
(B) amenable
(C) amenably
(D) amenability

Correct: B
Category: Adjective

60. One of the amendments to the contract calls for the two companies to exchange progress reports on a biannual ________.

(A) base
(B) basic
(C) based
(D) basis

Correct: D
Category: Noun

61. _________ the amiable relationship between the two companies, the management teams decided the time is not yet ripe for merger.

(A) Despite
(B) Even though
(C) However
(D) Although

Correct: A
Category: Subordinator Adverb Phrase

62. By amortizing our purchase of computers over the ________, we can write off most of our tax liability.

(A) next years five
(B) five years next
(C) years, next five
(D) next five years

Correct: D
Category: Word Order

63. Due to the ________ demand for our new Palm computers, we will need to have an ample supply on hand.

(A) expectant
(B) expected
(C) expecting
(D) expectorant

Correct: B
Category: Adjective

64. At the ________ meeting, you will be called on to amplify your statements concerning the future of the company.

(A) bored
(B) board
(C) boarded
(D) boarding

Correct: B
Category: Usage

65. In today's environment of e-commerce, companies ________ anachronistic policies will be left behind.

(A) that pursue
(B) that pursue its
(C) they that pursue
(D) they pursue

Correct: A
Category: Adjective Clause

66. Because of the similarities between the Coca-Cola and Pepsi-Cola companies, certain analogies about their management structure ________.

(A) drawn
(B) drawing
(C) can be drawing
(D) can be drawn

Correct: D
Category: Verb
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67. Analyzing sales data is an important prerequisite to ordering ________ goods.

(A) manufacture
(B) manufacturer
(C) manufactured
(D) manufacturing

Correct: C
Category: Adjective

68. The supervisor's analysis of the problem in inter-departmental communication was ________.

(A) highly accurate
(B) high accuracy
(C) accurate of highness
(D) an accurate height

Correct: A
Category: Adverb

69. The duty of a financial analyst is to scrutinize money income and outflow ________ a company more efficient.

(A) orders making
(B) in order to make
(C) ordered making
(D) on order made

Correct: B
Category: Adverb Phrase

70. Ancillary responsibilities of your new job are listed in the employee handbook ________ been given.

(A) what you have
(B) why you have
(C) when you have
(D) you have

Correct: D
Category: Noun Clause

71. During the vice-chairwoman's ________, she gave many anecdotes about her years in the business.

(A) speak
(B) speech
(C) speaking
(D) spoken

Correct: B
Category: Word Form Noun

72. Corporations can not merely rely ________ anecdotal information but must also pursue meticulous research.

(A) in
(B) about
(C) on
(D) among

Correct: C
Category: Preposition

73. We should look at the problem from all possible angles ________of environmental impact.

(A) despite that
(B) that
(C) in that
(D) including that

Correct: D
Category: Reduced Adjective Clause

74. It is fair to say ________ such an increase in sales has never occurred in the annals of our company.

(A) when
(B) that
(C) which
(D) although

Correct: B
Category: Subordinator Noun Clause

75. Thus far, all attempts by the city to annex the land adjacent to ours have ________ futile.

(A) proof
(B) proving
(C) proved
(D) been proved

Correct: C
Category: Verb