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4. The blades on a pair of ice skates (is, are) called runners. (1 point)
A. is
B. are***

5. The runners on the earliest ice skates (was, were) probably made of bone. (1 point)
A. was
B. were***

6. The original purpose of ice skates (was, were) for travel. (1 point)
A. was
B. were***

7. Climate conditions and soil types (combine, combines) to affect vegetation. (1 point)
A. combine***
B. combines

8. Every animal and plant (react, reacts) to the surrounding environment. (1 point)
A. react
B. reacts***

9. For instance, moisture and warm air (is, are) needed to make orchids grow. (1 point)
A. is***
B. are

10. Several of her dogs (is, are) collies. (1 point)
A. is
B. are***

11. Each of you (is, are) needed to train the dogs. (1 point)
A. is***
B. are

12. Some of the new leashes (is, are) in the closet.
(1 point)
A. is
B. are***

I'm not 100% sure, please help? Thx

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  1. you are all right

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    posted by awesome
  2. I took the same test and got 100%

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    posted by awesome
  3. #6 was "was" and #9 was "is":/
    THOSE were the two I wasn't so sure on, but whatever

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  4. #3 is "was" not "were"

    #6 is "are" not "is"

    Everything else is correct

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