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6.2.A Determine The Meaning Of English Words

Quiz by Texas Education Agency

Grade 6
ELAR (2009)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

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Grade 6
ELAR (2009)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

6.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development

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4 questions
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  • Q1
    In paragraph 9, the word extensive, which is based on a Latin root, means —
    hindering the ability to judge
    containing many elements
    providing a feeling of comfort
    causing an unplanned response
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    6.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development
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  • Q2
    In paragraph 6, the word progressed comes from a Latin root word that means to —
    face danger
    grow strong
    work hard
    go forward
    60s
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  • Q3
    The word tentative comes from the Latin word tentare, which means “to feel or try.” What does tentative mean in paragraph 12?
    Enjoyable
    Exciting
    Multiple
    Cautious
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  • Q4
    Read the origin of the word navigate. This information helps the reader understand that navigate in paragraph 3 means —
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    find the way to a destination
    overcome problems
    desire a leading role
    accomplish a difficult goal
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