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Simple Organs


Read the following passage, which contains some underlined or numbered words or phrases. Each of the answer choices contains alternatives for the underlines; choose the one that fits best grammatically or stylistically. If you think the original is the best answer, choose Choice ‘A’, or NO CHANGE.

Questions about specific parts of the passage or about the passage as a whole are identified by numbers only, not underlines. These will be associated with specific questions.

Man Grows New Noses

Created for September 2014

Alexander Seifalian believes the potential for lab-created organs is promising, and that after mastering (14) simple organs like noses, ears and blood vessels, there is no limit to what can be accomplished.




simple organs such as noses, ears and blood vessels


simple organs, as in noses, ears and blood vessels


simple organs such like noses, ears and blood vessels