ASVAB Paragraph Comprehension 4.2 Vocabulary-In-Context

ASVAB Paragraph Comprehension 4.2 Vocabulary-In-Context. The word "alleged" most nearly means...what?

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had begun to segregation elsewhere in its school system in

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september nineteen fifty seven governor orval fouled us hoping to

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gain political favor Use national guardsmen to block entry of

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nine black students who are supposed to attend little rock

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central high school That school term val This alleged that

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without such action violence would have erupted All right word

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alleged most nearly means what and hear the potential answer

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All right when people don't like a court ruling well

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they can go to some crazy extremes governor fouled us

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didn't want to desegregate and he blocked students from entering

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a public school He alleged this was to avoid violence

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What can we infer from alleged Well it wasn't comparing

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anything Although much of the country was probably comparing himto

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things and contradicted makes no sense within the sentence he

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contradicted that without his action violence would erupt Contradicting oneself

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probably isn't the best way to make a point promoted

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basically means supported now foul This was supporting the idea

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that without true to violence could occur But what's important

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to remember is that this was a claim with no

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proof it's not like he was promoting the theory of

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gravity Alright alright alleged basically means to claim something with

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no proof there was no reason to believe integration would

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lead to violence Palace just wanted to gain political favor

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So ay is the correct answer for our next political

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stunt We'll discuss any time a politician has ever said 00:01:50.208 --> [endTime] y'all