Third Grade Standardized Quiz Part 2 - Vocabulary

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A standardized quiz to help third grade students prepare for the vocabulary portion of a skills assessments tests.


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  • 1. 
    SECTION 1 - AntonymsDIRECTIONS:  Read the sentence.  Choose the word that means the opposite of the underlined word.  Then select the box next to the word you have chosen.1. The secluded tribesmen were fascinated by the explorer's digital wristwatch.
    • A. 

      Trumpeted

    • B. 

      Enchanted

    • C. 

      Bartered

    • D. 

      Uninterested

  • 2. 
    2. The divers retrieved an ancient box from the shipwreck.
    • A. 

      Cultured

    • B. 

      Modern

    • C. 

      Listless

    • D. 

      Inherited

  • 3. 
    3. After inspecting the necklace the jeweler determined the gems to be artificial.
    • A. 

      Oval

    • B. 

      Flamboyant

    • C. 

      Genuine

    • D. 

      Patriotic

  • 4. 
    SECTION 2 - Multiple MeaningsDIRECTIONS:  Read the sentence.  Read and answer the question.  Select the box next to the answer.4. The Native American Museum preserves a portion of the history of tribes that were found in North America. In which sentence is the word [preserves] used in the same way as in the sentence above?
    • A. 

      Aunt Bess makes the best raspberry [preserves].

    • B. 

      You can see all kinds of animals in the many wildlife [preserves] in our country.

    • C. 

      A large photo album [preserves] many of the memories from my childhood.

    • D. 

      One of the difficult jobs of any group organizer is to [preserve] the harmony among the group's members.

  • 5. 
    5. My job was to record the email addresses in the database. In which sentence is the word [record] used in the same way as in the sentence above?
    • A. 

      After last night's game, that baseball player is the new [record] holder for most career stolen bases.

    • B. 

      While cleaning the garage we found [record] player and some old jazz albums.

    • C. 

      The police officer began to [record] the details of the crime.

    • D. 

      He hoped his academic [record] would be good enough to get in to the college of his choice.

  • 6. 
    SECTION 3 - Context MeaningDIRECTIONS:  Read the sentence.  Using context, choose the word that means the same or about the same as the underlined word.  Then check the box next to the word you have chosen.6.  Native Americans have a ancient heritage celebrating the seasons in dance, ceremony and storytelling.
    • A. 

      Dialogue

    • B. 

      Tradition

    • C. 

      Bouquet

    • D. 

      Dialect

  • 7. 
    7.  The spy used his stealthy abilities to outwit the guards.
    • A. 

      Disturb

    • B. 

      Translate

    • C. 

      Trick

    • D. 

      Tatter

  • 8. 
    SECTION 4 - SynonymsDIRECTIONS:  Read the sentence.  Choose the word that means the same, or about the same, as the underlined word.  Then select the box next to the word you have chosen.8.  Mark Twain was known for his ability to recite wonderful tales that kept the audience engaged.
    • A. 

      Conquer

    • B. 

      Research

    • C. 

      Retell

    • D. 

      Reservation

  • 9. 
    9.  The young animal would be defenseless in the wild without it's mother.
    • A. 

      Celebrating

    • B. 

      Hauling

    • C. 

      Unguarded

    • D. 

      Thriving

  • 10. 
    10.  The father delicately lifted his newborn daughter.
    • A. 

      Meaningfully

    • B. 

      Furiously

    • C. 

      Softly

    • D. 

      Eventually