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Triple Crown Racing

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Select the TWO answer choices that, when used to complete the sentence, fit the meaning of the sentence as a whole and produce completed sentences that are alike in meaning.

In American thoroughbred horse racing, the coveted, yet often elusive, Triple Crown goes to the three-year-old horse that wins the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes, and the Belmont Stakes in a single year. Upon winning all three races in 2015, American Pharaoh ended a thirty-seven year _______________ of Triple Crown winners.

A

drought

B

succession​

C

surfeit

D

deluge

E

dearth

F

reign