GRE Text Completion Question 406
Until recently many astronomers believed that asteroids travel about the solar system (i)_____satellites. These astronomers assumed this because they considered asteroid-satellite systems inherently (ii)_____. Theoreticians could have told them otherwise: even minuscule bodies in the solar system can theoretically have satellites, as long as everything is in proper scale. If a bowling ball were orbiting about the Sun in the asteroid belt, it could have a pebble orbiting it as far away as a few hundred radii (or about 50 meters) (iii)_____the pebble to the Sun's gravitational pull.
|A unaccompanied by||D scathing||G without losing|
|B unprecedented by||E unstable||H before reaping|
|C unparalleled by||F soporific||I soporific|
Correct Answer: AEG