Test: Common Core: 6th Grade English Language Arts


In the following paragraph, what is the meaning of the underlined word based on the context?

One complaint is that the funds that YES distributes have disproportionately gone to young people from low-income families. Though no one has claimed that any of the recipients of YES funds have been undeserving, several families have brought lawsuits claiming that their requests for funding were rejected because of the families’ high levels of income.

To an extent that is too large in comparison with something else

Of the same measure, quantity, amount, or number as another

Free from self-interest, prejudice, or favoritism

Marked by injustice or deception

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