For the following questions answer them individually
Select the most appropriate option to fill in the blank and make a grammatically correct sentence.
In the following passage some words have been deleted. Fill in the blanks with the help of the alternatives given. Select the most appropriate option for each blank.
Scientists have found that rubber swimsuits actually have a (1)______ degree of friction against water, thus working against the competitive (2)______. A highly elastic, but non cohesive (3)______ like lycra would instead help the swimmer to swim (4)______ without any danger of the suit soaking up the (5)______.