Exercise 97

Asking academic questions beginning with “Why” on one’s

academic background and achievements

 學術方面問題 / 描述學歷背景及已獲成就


1. Why did you major in Finance ________ National Cheng Kung University?

A. in
B. on
C. at     


2. Why did you choose National Cheng University to pursue a bachelor's

degree _____ Finance?

A. of
B. in  
C. with

3. Why _____ you  decided to pursue advanced study in this field?

A.  has
B. have 
C. did

4. Why are you equipped to meet the rigorous demands ____ advanced study in Finance?

A. of   
B.  in
C. for

5. Why did you perform so well _____  your undergraduate studies?

A. about
B. to
C. during      

6. Why did you concentrate _____ developing your analytical skills and research fundamentals during undergraduate school?

A. in
B. at
C. on     

7. Why did you refuse several employment offers in the financial sector _____ completing your undergraduate studies?

A. on
B. after   
C. in

8.  Why ____   you take the highly competitive nationwide university entrance examination?

A. were
B. was
C. did

9. Why are you confident ____   your ability to meet the rigorous demands of graduate study?

A. to
B. with
C. for

10. Why do you feel that you can meet the rigorous demands ____ graduate study?

A. for
B. about
C. of


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2. Further practice can be found in Unit 3 of  Writing Effective Study Plans  by Ted Knoy.