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6th Grade Base Words With Prefixes And Suffixes

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Practice base words with prefixes and suffixes

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  • 1. 
    Knowing the meaning of the prefix auto- in the word autograph helps the reader understand that the word means:
    • A. 

      Written by a person's own hand

    • B. 

      Written before

    • C. 

      Full of writing

    • D. 

      With writing

  • 2. 
    Knowing the meaning of the prefix con- helps the reader understand the word concert means:
    • A. 

      More recent performing

    • B. 

      Full of performing

    • C. 

      Resembling a performance

    • D. 

      Performing together

  • 3. 
    Knowing the meaning of the prefix fore- helps the reader understand that the word foreground means:
    • A. 

      The quality of the ground

    • B. 

      Above the ground

    • C. 

      Relating to the ground

    • D. 

      In front of the ground

  • 4. 
    Knowing the meaning of the prefix multi- helps the reader understand that the word multicolored means:
    • A. 

      Relating to colors

    • B. 

      Having many colors

    • C. 

      Full of colors

    • D. 

      The action of coloring

  • 5. 
    Knowing the meaning of the prefix sub- helps the reader understand that the word subzero means:
    • A. 

      Together with zero

    • B. 

      Having many zeros

    • C. 

      Above zero

    • D. 

      Below zero

  • 6. 
    Knowing the meaning of the prefix up- helps the reader understand that the word update means:
    • A. 

      A more recent date

    • B. 

      Full of dates

    • C. 

      Relating to a date

    • D. 

      A date by itself

  • 7. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -age helps the reader understand that the word marriage means:
    • A. 

      Resembilng being married

    • B. 

      Inclined to marry

    • C. 

      The quality or state of being married

    • D. 

      More recently married

  • 8. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix al- helps the reader understand that the word refusal means:
    • A. 

      The act of or relating to refusing

    • B. 

      Full of refusing

    • C. 

      Much refusing

    • D. 

      More recent refusing

  • 9. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -yze helps teh reader understand that the word standardize means:
    • A. 

      Full of standards

    • B. 

      Many standards

    • C. 

      With standards

    • D. 

      To become standard

  • 10. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -ous helps the reader understand that the word joyous means:
    • A. 

      More recent joy

    • B. 

      Full of joy

    • C. 

      Making joy

    • D. 

      Much joy

  • 11. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -ous helps the reader understand that the word nervous means:
    • A. 

      Much nerves

    • B. 

      Relating to nerves

    • C. 

      Full of nerves

    • D. 

      More recent nerves

  • 12. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -ous helps the reader understand that the word wondrous means:
    • A. 

      Inclined to wonder

    • B. 

      The state of wondering

    • C. 

      Wondering with

    • D. 

      Full of wonder

  • 13. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -al helps the reader understand that the word revival means:
    • A. 

      Full of reviving

    • B. 

      Relating to reviving

    • C. 

      To revive with

    • D. 

      To revive before

  • 14. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -al helps the reader understand that the word maternal means:
    • A. 

      Before a mother

    • B. 

      With a mother

    • C. 

      A mother herself

    • D. 

      Relating to a mother

  • 15. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -al helps the reader understand that the word natural means:
    • A. 

      Full of nature

    • B. 

      Above nature

    • C. 

      With nature

    • D. 

      Relating to nature

  • 16. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -al helps the reader understand that the word accident means:
    • A. 

      Relating to an accident

    • B. 

      With an accident

    • C. 

      Under an accident

    • D. 

      To make an accident

  • 17. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -al helps the reader understand that the word autumnal means:
    • A. 

      Full of autumn

    • B. 

      Before autumn

    • C. 

      Much autumn

    • D. 

      Relating to autumn

  • 18. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -al helps the reader understand that the word season means:
    • A. 

      Under season

    • B. 

      Relating to a season

    • C. 

      Full of a season

    • D. 

      With a season

  • 19. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -al helps the reader understand that the word tribal means:
    • A. 

      Relating to a tribe

    • B. 

      Full of a tribe

    • C. 

      With a tribe

    • D. 

      Before a tribe

  • 20. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -al helps the reader understand that the word familial means:
    • A. 

      With a family

    • B. 

      Higher than a family

    • C. 

      Many families

    • D. 

      Relating to a family

  • 21. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -ous helps the reader understand that the word glorious means:
    • A. 

      With glory

    • B. 

      Full of glory

    • C. 

      Relating to glory

    • D. 

      Before glory

  • 22. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -ous helps the reader understand that the word fictitious means:
    • A. 

      Much fiction

    • B. 

      With fiction

    • C. 

      Relating to fiction

    • D. 

      Full of fiction

  • 23. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -ous helps the reader understand that the word victorious means:
    • A. 

      Self victory

    • B. 

      Full of victory

    • C. 

      Relating to victory

    • D. 

      Much victory

  • 24. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -ous helps the reader understand that the word fibrous means:
    • A. 

      Containing fiber

    • B. 

      With fiber

    • C. 

      Below fiber

    • D. 

      To become like fiber

  • 25. 
    Knowing the meaning of the suffix -ize helps the reader understand that the word popularize means:
    • A. 

      Full of popularity

    • B. 

      With popular

    • C. 

      More recent popularity

    • D. 

      To become popular

  • 26. 
    Knowing the meaning of the prefix fore- helps the reader understand that the word foreclose means:
    • A. 

      With the close

    • B. 

      Close by itself

    • C. 

      Before a close

    • D. 

      A more recent close

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