GRE Text Completion Question 758
In sharp contrast to the intense（i) _____ of the young republic, with its utopian faith in democracy and hopes for eternal human progress, recent developments suggest a mood of almost unrelieved (ii) _____.
|A idealism||D ambition|
|B individualism||E cynicism|
|C assertiveness||F egalitarianism|
Correct Answer: AE