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Here's an alphabetical list of five words:
BLACKED, PACKAGE, POLLACK, SLACKED, TACKIER
Which one of the following four words
best fits in with the above group, and why?
BACKLOG, CRACKLE, CUTBACK, QUACKED
Here is the ANSWER.
Each of the five words still form a word when the letter sequence "ACK" is removed.
BLACKED - ACK = BLED
PACKAGE - ACK = PAGE
POLLACK - ACK = POLL
SLACKED - ACK = SLED
TACKIER -... READ ON