Which of the following statements best describes the function of the highlighted sentence in the context of the passage as a whole?
In the context in which it appears, “formula” most nearly means
The passage implies which of the following about the introduction of floral-patterned rugs in Timurid royal courts?
According to the passage, after the 1440s, Timurid paintings of court scenes
Which of the following, if true, provides the most support for the argument?
Which of the following, if true, most strengthens the argument?
With which of the following statements about Impressionist painting would the author of the passage be most likely to agree?
The “tradition” refers to the
The primary purpose of the passage is to
The passage is primarily concerned with
The “hypothesis” implies that compared to marine invertebrate larvae that subsist on stored nutrients, marine invertebrate larvae that feed are less likely to
The passage suggests that the “bryozoan,” the “barnacle species,” and “Capitella worms” all share which of the following characteristics?
It can be inferred from the passage that if Keay’s proposed explanation of meteor sounds is correct, it is true that
The passage suggests that Keay formulated his hypothesis in response to
Which of the following best describes the function of the highlighted sentence?
According to the passage, the disappearance after 1993 of known evening bat roosts in buildings suggests which of the following?
The author mentions the fact that evening bats radio-tracked since 1993 have roosted in trees primarily in order to
According to the passage, payments to wage laborers in the early United States were
The passage suggests which of the following about records of payments for outwork?
The author of the passage mentions companies’ recognition that “the results of scientific investigation were necessarily uncertain” primarily in order to