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Text Completion Practice Question of the Week #20

For this week’s Text Completion practice question, select one word from each column that best completes the sentence for each blank. Good luck, we’ll be posting the answer tomorrow!

Potentially insightful and powerful analytical tools, the new electronic databases used to drive corporate planning often lead to (i)_______________ hypotheses, chiefly, in quantitative science and finance, areas in which inventive solutions achieved in the past by more traditional means have been highly (ii)_______________.

Blank (i) Blank (ii)
A. creditable D. suspect
B. cogent E. adequate
C. inelegant F. efficacious


Update: Here’s the answer/explanation post!

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5 Responses to Text Completion Practice Question of the Week #20

  1. Abhijeet Kulkarni March 2, 2013 at 9:32 pm #

    cogent and efficacious

  2. Carla October 12, 2011 at 3:55 pm #

    (i) cogent (ii) efficacious

  3. Sathish Kumar October 11, 2011 at 6:17 am #

    Cogent and suspect.

  4. Yusif October 11, 2011 at 3:41 am #


  5. Arun Prasad October 10, 2011 at 9:15 pm #

    cogent and efficacious

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