Root Words

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Root Quizzes & Trivia

Students must determine the meaning of words using what they know about the definition of root words. They must either fill in the missing piece of the word, choose the correct word for a given definition or choose the correct definition for a given word.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The firefighters needed to use the ____ant to put out the fire.
    • A. 

      Hydr

    • B. 

      Graph

    • C. 

      Therm

    • D. 

      Ped

  • 2. 
    I needed a THERMAL blanket when it got cold outside. What do you think THERMAL means?
    • A. 

      Conserving water

    • B. 

      Conserving heat

    • C. 

      Walking

    • D. 

      Writing

  • 3. 
    My mom always keeps an eye on her ____________ in her car to make sure the car doesn't overheat.
    • A. 

      Hydroplane

    • B. 

      Pedestrian

    • C. 

      Thermostat

    • D. 

      Pedal

  • 4. 
    Two words that have the same meaning are called __________ .
    • A. 

      Synonyms

    • B. 

      Antonyms

    • C. 

      Autonyms

    • D. 

      Telenyms

  • 5. 
    Scientists use ___________ to see stars that are millions of miles away.
    • A. 

      Transports

    • B. 

      Spectators

    • C. 

      Telescopes

    • D. 

      Synonyms