Tell Tale Heart Vocabulary Quiz

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Tell Tale Heart Vocabulary Quiz

This quiz covers the vocabulary for the Tell Tale Heart and other vocabulary that we have had this school year. Only take this QUIZ 1 time. Only your 1st attempt will count.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is an example of something that happend gradually?
    • A. 

      A car accident

    • B. 

      A football game

    • C. 

      Growing up

    • D. 

      Failing a quiz

  • 2. 
    A person who worries and is afraid has which character trait?
    • A. 

      Nervous

    • B. 

      Cautious

    • C. 

      Hideous

    • D. 

      Distinct

  • 3. 
    Which word is a SYNONYM for conceived?
    • A. 

      Destroyed

    • B. 

      Created

    • C. 

      Tear down

    • D. 

      Closed

  • 4. 
    If you have as much as is needed you have a __________________ amount.
    • A. 

      Sufficient

    • B. 

      Cautious

    • C. 

      Distinct

    • D. 

      Hideous

  • 5. 
    Which word is an ANTONYM of cautiously?
    • A. 

      Carefully

    • B. 

      Gently

    • C. 

      Carelessly

    • D. 

      Nervously

  • 6. 
    Vex means:
    • A. 

      Careful to avoid danger or risk

    • B. 

      To annoy or bother

    • C. 

      To think of or create

    • D. 

      Not shaking or moving

  • 7. 
    To look at something closely and carefully
    • A. 

      Examine

    • B. 

      Hideous

    • C. 

      Gazed

    • D. 

      Steadily

  • 8. 
    Distinct means
    • A. 

      Easy to see, hear, smell, feel

    • B. 

      Hard to see, hear, smell, feel

    • C. 

      Carefully looked at and studied

    • D. 

      To avoid danger or risk

  • 9. 
    To look at someone or something in a steady way for a long time
  • 10. 
    To become larger or greater in size, amount, number, etc.
  • 11. 
    To do something without shaking or moving, very carefully or slowly
  • 12. 
    Very ugly, disgusting, horriable, terriable
  • 13. 
    When an author tells about a character by telling the reader about them and writing down the character traits they have.
    • A. 

      Direct characterization

    • B. 

      Indirect characterization

  • 14. 
    When and author shows the character traits to the reader by telling the reader what the character does, says, thinks, etc and letting the reader think of the character traits to describe the character.
    • A. 

      Direct characterization

    • B. 

      Indirect characterization

  • 15. 
    Shaking is a synonym for which of the following words?
    • A. 

      Trembling

    • B. 

      Slippery

    • C. 

      Senile

    • D. 

      Retrieve

  • 16. 
    If you make a sacrifice, what have you done?
    • A. 

      Gotten better

    • B. 

      Made someone angry

    • C. 

      Made someone happy

    • D. 

      Given up something

  • 17. 
    To get something and bring it back is to...
    • A. 

      Retrieve

    • B. 

      Consider

    • C. 

      Wander

    • D. 

      Compromise

  • 18. 
    Something that is causing trouble or problems is
    • A. 

      Inconvenient

    • B. 

      Huge

    • C. 

      Obligation

    • D. 

      Bizarre

  • 19. 
    What is the correct defintion for obligation?
    • A. 

      The act of giving something up that you wanted to keep

    • B. 

      Something that you must do because you made a promise

    • C. 

      To move around or go to different places

    • D. 

      A way of reaching an agreement where both sides give up something

  • 20. 
    If a character is round we
    • A. 

      Don't know much about them

    • B. 

      They change in the story

    • C. 

      We know a lot about their personality

    • D. 

      They cause the problem in the story

  • 21. 
    Which of the following is an example of direct characterization?
    • A. 

      Carol always yells at people.

    • B. 

      Spot is a happy dog.

    • C. 

      Eva says, "I am so disorganized."

    • D. 

      Kevin wears blue everywhere he goes.

  • 22. 
    Which is an example of Indirect characterization?
    • A. 

      James is a hard worker.

    • B. 

      Brad is very friendly.

    • C. 

      Tanya would do anything for her little sister.

    • D. 

      Brenda is lazy and because of that she gets bad grades.

  • 23. 
    To allow something to happen or someone to do or have something
    • A. 

      Permit

    • B. 

      Complex

    • C. 

      Presentable

    • D. 

      Significant

  • 24. 
    In good enough condition to be seen
    • A. 

      Presentable

    • B. 

      Observation

    • C. 

      Frail

    • D. 

      Embarrass

  • 25. 
    This word means the same thing as complicated
  • 26. 
    Acting good and fair, truthful
    • A. 

      Honest

    • B. 

      Deposit

    • C. 

      Promise

  • 27. 
    To help of give assistance
    • A. 

      Loyal

    • B. 

      Relationship

    • C. 

      Expectation

    • D. 

      Support

  • 28. 
    Pause before saying or doing something, esp. through uncertainty
    • A. 

      Support

    • B. 

      Convey

    • C. 

      Hesitate

  • 29. 
    Which of the following is an example of nonfiction?
    • A. 

      A lie

    • B. 

      Short story

    • C. 

      Cartoon

    • D. 

      A science book

  • 30. 
    Which of the following is an example of fiction?
    • A. 

      News

    • B. 

      A science book

    • C. 

      A lie

    • D. 

      A letter about what you did over the summer