Test: PSAT Critical Reading

Choose the word or set of words that best completes the following sentence.


During the famine, the peasants __________ the prince to collect fewer taxes so that they could continue to afford their meager __________ of a bit of wheat flour and a cup of vegetable soup per day.

importuned . . . services

implored . . . sustenance

repudiated . . . lessons

contradicted . . . nourishment

discarded . . . preparations

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