The Banza Vocabulary Practice Test

12 Questions | Total Attempts: 64

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It is a true fact that reading does increase your vocabulary and improve your grammar. If you have just recently read the story The Banza by Diane Wolkstein the test below is perfect for you. Give it a shot and see how well you understood the vocabulary used. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Astonished
    • A. 

      Very surprised

    • B. 

      Very mad

    • C. 

      Very angry

    • D. 

      Very upset

  • 2. 
    Demand
    • A. 

      To ask nicely

    • B. 

      Forceful request

    • C. 

      To send a nice letter

    • D. 

      To do again

  • 3. 
    Intent
    • A. 

      Dream or thought

    • B. 

      Feeling or pain

    • C. 

      Plan or purpose

    • D. 

      Said or spoken

  • 4. 
    Wander
    • A. 

      Travel without destination

    • B. 

      Wishing that you could travel

    • C. 

      To wonder

    • D. 

      Not having a home

  • 5. 
    Joyfully
    • A. 

      Make a new friend

    • B. 

      Feeling or showing joy

    • C. 

      Sharing a toy or book

    • D. 

      Having the right to start something over

  • 6. 
    Protect
    • A. 

      Keep somebody or something safe

    • B. 

      Clothes that cover your skin

    • C. 

      Not looking at something

    • D. 

      People who dance good

  • 7. 
    Gleam
    • A. 

      Dark or dull

    • B. 

      Silver in color

    • C. 

      Shine brightly

    • D. 

      A person's refection

  • 8. 
    Growl
    • A. 

      To grind your teeth

    • B. 

      To blow a horn

    • C. 

      A person who snores

    • D. 

      Make rumbling noise

  • 9. 
    Motion
    • A. 

      Act of moving

    • B. 

      Act of gardening

    • C. 

      Act of smiling

    • D. 

      Act of laughing

  • 10. 
    Trot
    • A. 

      Running fast

    • B. 

      Walking

    • C. 

      Move at a jogging pace

    • D. 

      To skip

  • 11. 
    Write a sentence using the word " trot ".
  • 12. 
    Write a sentence using the word " gleam ".