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December, 2009


December 14, 2009  7:43 PM

Test your metal or mettle?

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Which is correct? Keeping data flowing efficiently across an enterprise WAN tests the _______ of any system administrator. a. mettle b. metal

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December 11, 2009  3:26 PM

Large sums of money

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Which is correct? According to Infonetics Research, the WAN market was worth ________ in 2008. a. $1 billion b. one billion dollars c. $1B Continued...

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December 9, 2009  4:38 PM

Capitalization and organizations

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Which is correct? Applications for project funding must be received at the headquarters of the Philanthropic Foundation by December 11. The ________ reviews applications for funding in January. a. Foundation b. foundation

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December 8, 2009  2:18 PM

Supposedly vs. supposably

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Which is correct? Although data warehousing was ________ going to be a panacea for enterprise data problems, things haven't worked out that way. a. supposedly b. supposably

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December 7, 2009  2:08 PM

Amount vs. number

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Which is correct? A large ______ of dependencies in an operating system can make it hard to change one thing without impacting others. a. amount b. number

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December 4, 2009  4:11 PM

“Where” vs. “in which”

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typing Which is correct? The risk assessment guidelines for school buses addressed traffic conditions _______ small and...


December 2, 2009  9:06 PM

Less or fewer than 40 percent?

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Which is correct? If ____ than 40 percent of the households in your area have broadband service, you're in an underserved area. a. less b. fewer

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December 2, 2009  3:11 PM

Faster or fastest?

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Which is correct? The _______ of the two drives was causing shoe-shining. a. faster b. fastest Continued »


December 1, 2009  5:22 PM

Principle or principal?

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Which is correct? The seminar covered an introduction to the _________ wireless protocols. a. principal b. principle Answer:  a Continued...

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