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Etymology

Etymology

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Author: Audrey Voit
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Identify roots and their definitions to understand a words meaning

This is a quiz to assess the student's knowledge on various roots and their definitions.

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Etymology quiz

NAME: _________________________________        

 

Define each root:

Photo__________________________________

Graph________________________________

Tele ____________________________________

Micro ____________________________________

Phone ____________________________________

Dict ____________________________________                     

Struct ____________________________________

Lab ____________________________________                      

Term ____________________________________

Mot ____________________________________

Provide the root that matches the meaning of the root:

See____________________________________

Foot____________________________________

Break____________________________________

Hear____________________________________         

Year____________________________________                     

Heart____________________________________

Lead____________________________________         

Believe__________________________________

Look____________________________________         

Skin____________________________________

 

Bonus:  Underline the roots in the following sentence.  You must identify the whole sentence correctly for points.  (3pts.)      

 Julia was predicted to testify in court about what the cardiologist saw under the microscope, but the orator in the room quickly discredited her statement.