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Root Word Vocabulary Test

Quiz by Sara Asay

Grade 6
English Language Arts
Common Core

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  • Q1
    Select the correct use of the word "pedicure".
    The tree that fell across the road was a pedicure on my way to school.
    The photographer balanced his camera on the pedicure to take a picture of the bride and groom.
    A pedicure must always look both ways before crossing the street.
    I got a new pedicure and my feet feel amazing; they look so pretty.
    30s
  • Q2
    Select the correct use of the word "pedestrian".
    I got a new pedestrian and my feet feel amazing; they look so pretty.
    The tree that fell across the road was a pedestrian on my way to school.
    The photographer balanced his camera on the pedestrian to take a picture of the bride and groom.
    A pedestrian must always look both ways before crossing the street.
    30s
  • Q3
    Select the correct use of the word "tripod".
    I got a new tripod and my feet feel amazing; they look so pretty.
    The photographer balanced his camera on the tripod to take a picture of the bride and groom.
    The tree that fell across the road was a tripod on my way to school.
    A tripod must always look both ways before crossing the street.
    30s
  • Q4
    Select the correct use of the word "impediment".
    The photographer balanced his camera on the impediment to take a picture of the bride and groom.
    The tree that fell across the road was an impediment on my way to school.
    An impediment must always look both ways before crossing the street.
    I got a new impediment and my feet feel amazing; they look so pretty.
    30s
  • Q5
    Select the correct use of the word "manual".
    The test driver skillfully manual the car around the cones and obstacles on the course.
    If I have a problem in the grocery store, I always ask to speak the manual for assistance.
    When building a bookshelf, I always follow the manual so I know I'm building it correctly.
    Car companies manual all the parts for their vehicles in their own factories.
    30s
  • Q6
    Select the correct use of the word "manager".
    Car companies manager all the parts for their vehicles in their own factories.
    When building a bookshelf, I always follow the manager so I know I'm building it correctly.
    If I have a problem in the grocery store, I always ask to speak the manager for assistance.
    The test driver skillfully manager the car around the cones and obstacles on the course.
    30s
  • Q7
    Select the correct use of the word "manufacture".
    If I have a problem in the grocery store, I always ask to speak the manufacture for assistance.
    Car companies manufacture all the parts for their vehicles in their own factories.
    When building a bookshelf, I always follow the manufacture so I know I'm building it correctly.
    The test driver skillfully manufacture the car around the cones and obstacles on the course.
    30s
  • Q8
    Select the correct use of the word "maneuver".
    Car companies maneuver all the parts for their vehicles in their own factories.
    If I have a problem in the grocery store, I always ask to speak the maneuver for assistance.
    The test driver skillfully maneuvers the car around the cones and obstacles on the course.
    When building a bookshelf, I always follow the maneuver so I know I'm building it correctly.
    30s
  • Q9
    Select the correct use of the word "dictator".
    The teacher was a dictator in her classroom because she made the rules and didn’t listen to anyone else.
    When the "guilty" dictator was delivered by the jury, the family of the victim cheered for justice.
    I wish I could be able to dictator when something is going to happen before it actually happens.
    Looking up a word in the dictator helps me understand a confusing word's meaning.
    30s
  • Q10
    Select the correct use of the word "dictionary".
    When the "guilty" dictionary was delivered by the jury, the family of the victim cheered for justice.
    I wish I could be able to dictionary when something is going to happen before it actually happens.
    The teacher was a dictionary in her classroom because she made the rules and didn’t listen to anyone else.
    Looking up a word in the dictionary helps me understand a confusing word's meaning.
    30s
  • Q11
    Select the correct use of the word "predict".
    I wish I could be able to predict when something is going to happen before it actually happens.
    Looking up a word in the predict helps me understand a confusing word's meaning.
    When the "guilty" predict was delivered by the jury, the family of the victim cheered for justice.
    The teacher was a predict in her classroom because she made the rules and didn’t listen to anyone else.
    30s
  • Q12
    Select the correct use of the word "verdict".
    The teacher was a verdict in her classroom because she made the rules and didn’t listen to anyone else.
    When the "guilty" verdict was delivered by the jury, the family of the victim cheered for justice.
    Looking up a word in the verdict helps me understand a confusing word's meaning.
    I wish I could be able to verdict when something is going to happen before it actually happens.
    30s
  • Q13
    Select the correct use of the word "dejected".
    A nuclear missile is dejected and can cross oceans from one country to another.
    The dog felt dejected when he realized his favorite toy had been thrown away.
    Oh no! Our boat is sinking! We need to deject all of our goods.
    The rocket ship's deject helped NASA scientists to plan where the ship would land.
    30s
  • Q14
    Select the correct use of the word "trajectory".
    Oh no! Our boat is sinking! We need to trajectory all of our goods.
    The rocket ship's trajectory helped NASA scientists to plan where the ship would land.
    A nuclear missile is a trajectory and can cross oceans from one country to another.
    The dog felt trajectory when he realized his favorite toy had been thrown away.
    30s
  • Q15
    Select the correct use of the word "projectile".
    Oh no! Our boat is sinking! We need to projectile all of our goods.
    The dog felt projectile when he realized his favorite toy had been thrown away.
    A nuclear missile is a projectile and can cross oceans from one country to another.
    The rocket ship's projectile helped NASA scientists to plan where the ship would land.
    30s

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