Do you know the adjective “adequate“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Dawn: I got 60% on the test. Did I pass?

Teacher: No, that is not an adequate score. You needed to get 70% to pass.

Does it mean:

a) enough, or good enough

b) high

c) good

d) bad

The answer is below! ↓

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Answer: a) enough, or good enough