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You are given a piece of text with eight spaces.

Think of a word which best fits the context of the sentence, and type it into the space.

Use only one word for each space.


Once all the questions have been answered, click on the check button.

Correct answers will appear in green, incorrect answers in red.

Your mark will be given as a percentage.


The pass mark for this exercise is 60% or over, and you need to be able to do this exercise in the exam in about 10 minutes.

(You have been given a timer.)


I don't agree ......WITH............what you say.

10:00 min.

Sarah Parcak

Sarah Parcak, a 2012 Emerging Explorer, is not your average archaeologist. She uses satellite imagery to locate Egyptian sites, such as tombs, temples, entire urban areas, which have been lost through the passage of (1) . Sarah has been involved in archeology for many many years, during (2) time she has been in love with ancient Egypt. Although she cannot recall what exactly drew her (3) , she does remember one precise experience. It was not (4) a personal interest in Egyptology that drew her to the world of maps, satellites, and long-lost ruins. Sarah's grandfather, a professor of forestry at the University of Maine, was a pioneer in (5) tools to map forested areas. After spending weekends with her grandfather examining overlapped aerial photographs (6) a stereoscope, she decided to take her first remote sensing course in college. Sarah suggests that students who are interested in archeology (7) take tons of science classes, like geology, chemistry, physics, biology, remote sensing. Taking tons of science classes will give them an edge in (8) of getting into graduate school.

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