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7.2.A Determine The Meaning Of English Words

Quiz by Texas Education Agency

Grade 7
ELAR (2009)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

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Grade 7
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Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

7.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development

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  • Q1
    In paragraph 1, the word omission means something that is —
    written down
    left out
    changed
    offered
    60s
    7.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development
  • Q2
    In paragraph 7, the word restoration means the act of —
    bringing something back to its original condition
    using something old in a new way
    studying something special to learn from it
    beginning something over again
    60s
    7.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development
  • Q3
    The Latin word sidere, meaning “to sink,” helps the reader understand that subsides in paragraph 28 means to —
    lessen
    return
    react
    improve
    60s
    7.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development
  • Q4
    Read this information about the origin of the word pathetic. This information helps the reader understand that the word pathetic in paragraph 41 means —
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    reluctant
    aggressive
    pitiful
    practical
    60s
    7.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development
  • Q5
    The Latin word ob, meaning “in the way,” helps the reader understand that the word obstructs in paragraph 2 means —
    defeats
    reverses
    lengthens
    hinders
    60s
    7.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development
  • Q6
    What does the word forewarned mean in paragraph 4?
    Explained after the fact
    Told at a later date
    Informed in advance
    Understood at the same time
    60s
    7.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development
  • Q7
    Read the information about the origin of the word replenish. This information helps the reader understand that replenished in paragraph 2 means —
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    built up again
    correctly used
    highly valued
    properly managed
    60s
    7.2.A: Reading - Vocabulary Development

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