TOEFL - Reading Comprehension - Test 18
In this section you will find a number of tests based on the fifth part of the Test Of English for International Communication.
For each question you will see an incomplete sentence. Four words or phrases, marked A-D are given beneath each sentence. You are to choose the one word or phrase that best completes the sentence.
Click on the 'View Answers' tab to see the correct answers.
In 1940 the Democrats nominated Roosevelt for an unprecedented third term. No president in American history had ever served three terms, 25 but Roosevelt felt an obligation not to quit while the United States' entry into World War II was looming in the future. He accepted the nomination and went on to an easy victory.
B. problems during the Great Depression
C. Roosevelt's upbringing
D. criticisms of Roosevelt's actions
B. Roosevelt voted for Al Smith.
C. Roosevelt had difficulty walking during his presidency.
D. Roosevelt supported strong government powers.
B. exerted himself physically
C. responded immediately
D. got assistance
B. opened the banks for minimal services
C. opened the banks a few at a time
D. opened the bank for a short time
B. lines 6-10
C. lines 10-16
D. lines 16-21
B. unheard of
C. rich people
D. average workers