SAT Reading 5.9 Sentence Completion
SAT Reading Sentence Completion Drill 5, Problem 9
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Every mom reacts differently to kitchen messes...
But this one seems particularly bothered, if "shell-shocked horror" is any indication.
The "under" in "underwhelmed" lets us know it's the opposite of "overwhelmed."
If the Mom was underwhelmed by the mess, she wouldn't care at all...
Which doesn't equal "shell-shocked horror" in our minds.
It would be really weird for the Mom to be "calmed" by the messy kitchen...
So (C) is off the table. "Unafraid" doesn't work at all.
People who are shell-shocked with horror are very, very afraid.
Yeah, we don't think so. "Aghast" means to be shocked or horrified.
Since it's both in this case, (A) is the best answer.
Here's hoping these kids do something seriously nice for Mother's Day.