Context Clues
4 years ago
ms.ktb
Save
Edit
Host a game
Live GameLive
Homework
Solo Practice
Practice
11 QuestionsShow answers
  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. The lost campers sweltered in the heat of the desert sun.
    answer choices
    ate
    burned 
    slept 
    sunbathed
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Congress put a tariff on overseas goods so the price would not be lower than domestic products.
    answer choices
    stamp
    prohibition 
    ad 
    tax
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. Congress put a tariff on overseas goods so the price would not be lower than domestic products.
    What kind of clue was used in the last sentence? 
    answer choices
    synonym
    antonym/ comparison 
    description 
    summary 
  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. The country cottage was just outside the quaint and picturesque town.
    answer choices
    charming 
    running 
    ruined
    perhaps
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. The country cottage was just outside the quaint and picturesque town.
    What kind of clue was used in the last sentence?
    answer choices
    synonym
    antonym/comparison
    description
    summary 
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Mike always had terrible aim. But after two summers at a baseball camp, he is now an adroit pitcher. 
    answer choices
    careless
    skillful
    inexperienced
    clumsy
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. The girls went to the library and read three books in one afternoon. They were voracious readers.  
    What does the word voracious mean as it is used in the text?
    answer choices
    lazy
    helpful
    avid 
    happy
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. The girls went to the library and read three books in one afternoon. They were voracious readers. 
    What does the word voracious mean as it is used in the text?
    What kind of clue was used in the last sentence?
    answer choices
    synonym 
    antonym/comparison
    summary 
    definition 
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. I meandered through the mall, taking my time and looking at all the clothes in the windows.
    answer choices
    hurried
    ran
    wandered
    jogged
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Some areas on earth receive steady rain, but deserts are arid.
    answer choices
    dry
    empty
    wet
    sandy
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Some areas on earth receive steady rain, but deserts are arid.
    What kind of clue was used in the last sentence?
    answer choices
    synonym
    antonym/comparison
    definition
    summary
Report Quiz
Join a game