3rd Grade Vocabulary Test

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3rd Grade Vocabulary Test - Quiz

Vocabulary is usually seen as the number of words a person knows. Unit 3 covers what we name objects. We have named a few items we see on a regular basis and their uses. How much do you remember from our previous class today? Take the simple quiz below and find out. Good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which book would you use to find a map of Africa?

    • A.

      Dictionary

    • B.

      Atlas

    • C.

      Recipe book

    • D.

      Phone book

    Correct Answer
    B. Atlas
    Explanation
    An atlas is a book that contains maps, including detailed maps of different regions and countries. It is specifically designed to provide geographical information and would be the most appropriate resource to find a map of Africa. A dictionary is a reference book for word meanings, a recipe book is for cooking instructions, and a phone book is a directory of telephone numbers, none of which would contain a map of Africa.

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  • 2. 

    Where on a horse will you find a horseshoe?

    • A.

      Nose

    • B.

      Tail

    • C.

      Hoof

    • D.

      Knee

    Correct Answer
    C. Hoof
    Explanation
    A horseshoe is typically attached to a horse's hoof. This metal shoe is used to protect the horse's hoof from wear and tear, provide traction, and improve the horse's overall balance. It is shaped to fit the contour of the hoof and is nailed or glued to the bottom of the hoof. Therefore, the correct answer is hoof.

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  • 3. 

    Thank you for making me __________________ of the problem.

    • A.

      Gaze

    • B.

      Aware

    • C.

      Aloft

    • D.

      Fierce

    Correct Answer
    B. Aware
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "aware" because being aware of a problem means having knowledge or understanding of it. It implies that the person has been informed or made conscious of the problem and can now take appropriate action.

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  • 4. 

    What is the hard, tough covering on the foot of a horse, cow or deer?

    • A.

      A hoof

    • B.

      A fang

    • C.

      A lion

    • D.

      A boar

    Correct Answer
    A. A hoof
    Explanation
    The hard, tough covering on the foot of a horse, cow, or deer is called a hoof.

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  • 5. 

    What is an adult male pig?

    • A.

      A mare

    • B.

      A calf

    • C.

      A boar

    • D.

      A buffalo

    Correct Answer
    C. A boar
    Explanation
    An adult male pig is called a boar.

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  • 6. 

    Match the definition with the correct vocabulary word.knowing something

    • A.

      Aware

    • B.

      Fierce

    • C.

      Rare

    • D.

      Aboard

    Correct Answer
    A. Aware
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "aware" because it matches the definition of "knowing something." Being aware means having knowledge or understanding about something.

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  • 7. 

    What is a long, pointed tooth?

    • A.

      A hoof

    • B.

      A cavity

    • C.

      A gum

    • D.

      A fang

    Correct Answer
    D. A fang
    Explanation
    A long, pointed tooth is commonly referred to as a fang. Fangs are typically found in animals such as snakes, spiders, and certain mammals. They are used for various purposes such as injecting venom, tearing flesh, or catching prey. Fangs are sharp and designed to be effective tools for hunting and defense.

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