Note: Paraphrases will vary.
Note: Although I think sentence 2 is a better answer, I would also accept sentence 1, which is a more general version of 2.
|Paraphrase:||Computers are changing the practice of architecture in several different ways.|
Note: Here again, sentence 2 is a possible answer although it is not as precise as sentence 3, which I consider the better answer.
|Paraphrase:||Basketball is a Canadian invention.|
|Paraphrase:||The Monroe Doctrine has been a critical part of U.S. history.|
|4.||Topic Sentence:||2||Paraphrase:||The last words of some people were intriguing enough to be recorded.|
|5.||Topic Sentence:||1 and 2|
Note: I would also accept as correct sentences 1 or 2. However, I think the combination answer is a better one.
|Paraphrase:||When proper Brooklyn matron Gertrude Lintz decided to raise two young gorillas as if they were her own children, she became an outcast to her neighbors.|
|6.||Topic Sentence:||6||Paraphrase:||Although women do live longer than men, they are more prone to a number of serious diseases.|
|Paraphrase:||Juries can be manipulated in ways that prevent them from making the right decision.|
Note: I would also count sentence 1 as a correct answer. It’s less precise than 3, but it does, in very general terms, sum up the paragraph.
|Paraphrase:||Temperament seems to be the major factor in achieving happiness.|
|9.||Topic Sentence:||1 and 2|
Note: Sentence 2 would be a less complete but still adequate answer.
|Paraphrase:||Thousands of Americans are following the example of “life extensionists” like Larry Wood: They are doing everything they can to avoid dying.|
|10.||Topic Sentence:||1 and 3|
Note: I would also count as correct sentence 3.
|Paraphrase:||A newly discovered memoir of a Mexican soldier who was also at the Alamo has challenged the legend of how Davy Crockett died.|
Chapter 4: Quiz 3