HESI A2 Vocabulary Sample Questions

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What word meaning "once a year" fits best in the sentence?

The ____ family reunion picnic was held at the Hones farm instead of the country park.

  1. regular
  2. annual
  3. biennial
  4. holiday

B

2

Select the word that means "an undesired problem that is the result of some other even." The complication of the surgery caused the patient to remain in the hospital to have an additional complement of testing procedures implemented.

  1. complication
  2. complement
  3. procedures
  4. implemented

A

3

Select the word that means "brief, to the point."

The teacher's instructions were concise, so the student was able to complete the project in a reasonable period of time.

  1. instructions
  2. concise
  3. complete
  4. reasonable

B

4

Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.

The dog developed bilateral weakness in its hindquarters, so the veterinarian created a wheeled cart to help the dog walk.

  1. Present on two sides
  2. Available for exercise
  3. Affecting the left side
  4. Affecting the right side

A

5

Select the meaning of the underlined word in the sentence.

The child developed a labile condition that worried the parents, so they brought the child to the doctor's office for a checkup.

  1. Fevered
  2. Volatile
  3. Stomach
  4. Vision

B

6

Select the correct definition of the underlined word in the sentence.

The gaping hole in the fence was an enticing lure for the curious toddler.

  1. Narrow
  2. Jagged
  3. Painted
  4. Wide open

C

7

Select the correct definition of the underlined word in the sentence.

The incidence of smoking has decreased in recent years because of the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.

  1. Prestige
  2. Clamour
  3. Occurrence
  4. Influence

C

8

Select the correct definition of the underlined word in the sentence.

The symmetrical nature of the artwork allowed it to be viewed from many angles.

  1. Measured from the center
  2. Colorful
  3. Equal on all sides
  4. Whimsical

C

9

Select the correct definition of the underlined word in the sentence.

The verbal instructions given by the instructor allowed the student to create an outstanding project.

  1. Written
  2. Detailed
  3. Oral
  4. Permissive

C

10

Select the correct definition of the underlined word in the sentence.

The doctor's prognosis gave the patient and his family reason to feel optimistic about the surgery.

  1. Instructions
  2. Estimate
  3. Behavior
  4. Outcome statement

D