Word Relationships Trivia Quiz!

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Word Relationships Trivia Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    Cats are known for their __________. They will explore every corner of a room to find out what is there. They will poke their noses into boxes and reach under furniture hoping to discover hidden treasures. they seem like they are always trying to figure out what things are made of or what they are used for. Cats seem to always be on the lookout for new interesting things. 
    • A. 

      Curiosity

    • B. 

      Meanness

    • C. 

      Friendliness

    • D. 

      Sleepiness

  • 2. 
    What are synonyms?
    • A. 

      Two or more words or phrases that have the same or nearly the same meaning

    • B. 

      Words that appeal to one of the five senses, such as hearing, sight, or smell

    • C. 

      Two or more words or phrases that are the opposite in meaning to one another

    • D. 

      Words that have several different meanings, depending on how they are used

  • 3. 
    Select the word in the paragraph that is a synonym of frozen.  some of the most delicious desserts are frozen deserts! Ice cream is one of the most popular of these deserts and comes in dozens of flavors. Paletas are ice pops that are made of fresh fruit and very little sugar. These treats are both tasty and healthy. It is fun and easy to make ____ snacks at home. Just pour fruit juice into ice-pop molds, put them in the freezer, and wait a few hours. 
    • A. 

      Icy

    • B. 

      Shoe

    • C. 

      Happy

    • D. 

      Dog

  • 4. 
    Read the sentences. The old tree's crooked limbs made it perfect for climbing. It was easy to find a place to step up or hold onto with all the bends and turns in the branches.  Which word is an antonym of crooked?
    • A. 

      Straight

    • B. 

      Rough

    • C. 

      Slanted

    • D. 

      Curved

  • 5. 
    Read the dictionary entry. range  \ ˈrānj \ noun
    1. a series of things in a line
    2. a stove for cooking
    3. an open field of land
    4. an amount between limits
    verb
    1. to move freely around a large area
    2. to take a position
    Which meaning of range best defines the word as it is used in this sentence? After a long day of horseback riding, we reward the horses by letting them out to range in a giant, grassy field behind the barn.
    • A. 

      To move freely around a large area

    • B. 

      A series of things in a line

    • C. 

      An open field of land

    • D. 

      To be included in a group of numbers

  • 6. 
    Read the dictionary entry for slant. slant v. \ ˈslant \ to lean left or right, up or down, not straight Which description of the word’s pronunciation is correct?
    • A. 

      It rhymes with grant

    • B. 

      Slant sounds like want

    • C. 

      It rhymes with paint

    • D. 

      Slant sounds like taunt

  • 7. 
    Read the paragraph. Which word from the drop-down menu best completes the sentence? response - correct I was in such a hurry to meet my friends at the playground that I paid no attention to what I was wearing. When I walked onto the basketball court, everyone just stared at me. I had two different shoes on, and my T-shirt was inside out. I felt __________ for a moment because everyone was smiling and laughing, but I didn’t let it ruin my day.
    • A. 

      Awkward

    • B. 

      Exciting

    • C. 

      Sad

    • D. 

      Jealous

  • 8. 
    What are synonyms?
    • A. 

      Words that share similar meanings

    • B. 

      Words that are opposite in meaning

    • C. 

      Words spelled differently than they sound

    • D. 

      Words that rhyme or have similar sounds

  • 9. 
    Read the sentence. The noise from the excited crowd was deafening, and we could not even hear the performer when she walked on stage and began to sing. Which word is an antonym of noise?
    • A. 

      Silence

    • B. 

      Fuss 

    • C. 

      Praise

    • D. 

      Roar

  • 10. 
    Read the dictionary entry. range  \ ˈrānj \ noun
    1. a series of things in a line
    2. a stove for cooking
    3. an open field of land
    4. an amount between limits
    verb
    1. to move freely around a large area
    2. to take a position
    Which meaning of range best defines the word as it is used in this sentence? When we are ready to go horseback riding in the morning, we have to bring the horses in from the range where they roam and graze all night.
    • A. 

      An open field of land

    • B. 

      A series of things in a line

    • C. 

      To be included in a group of numbers

    • D. 

      To move freely around a large area

  • 11. 
    Read the dictionary entry for groan. groan v. /ˈgroʊn/ to make a noise as a result of feeling pain or sadness Which description of the word’s pronunciation is correct?
    • A. 

      It is pronounced like own

    • B. 

      It rhymes with noun

    • C. 

      It is pronounced like yawn

    • D. 

      It rhymes with gown

  • 12. 
    Read the paragraph. Which word from the drop-down menu best completes the sentence? response - incorrect Whenever my dog, Stella, sees me remove her leash from the hook on the wall, she begins to _______ with excitement. It’s really funny to see her whole body shake back and forth while her tail whips around in circles. I will never get tired of watching the happy dance that she does before our walks. It shows me how much she enjoys our time together.
    • A. 

      Quiver

    • B. 

      Perform

    • C. 

      Sit

    • D. 

      Sleep

  • 13. 
    Read the sentence. The cupcakes we made had fancy decorations of flowers and rainbows, all made from frosting in different colors. Which response is an antonym of fancy?
    • A. 

      Plain

    • B. 

      Rich

    • C. 

      Special

    • D. 

      Detailed

  • 14. 
    Read the dictionary entry for scowl. scowl v. /ˈskawəl/ to give a look that shows one is angry or displeased Which description of the word’s pronunciation is correct?
    • A. 

      Foul rhymes with scowl

    • B. 

      It is pronounced like boil

    • C. 

      It is pronounced like goal

    • D. 

      Cruel rhymes with scowl

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