Directions: Use this sample dictionary page to answer each question. Choose the best answer for each question.


magma                         
mass


mag ma ( mag ma) n. melted crust that is inside the earth.

mag ne tis m  (mag ne tiz em) n. 1. the property of attraction  2. charm. 3. act of magnetizing.

mam mal (mam el) n. an animal that has fur and feeds its young milk.

mass (mas) n. 1. the measure of how much matter is in an object.

 

What is the last entry word on this page?
A. magma
B.  mammal
C.  mass
D. magnetism

What part of speech is the word magma?
A. noun
B.  verb
C.  adjective
D.  not given

How many syllables are in the word mammal?
A. 1
B.  2
C.  3
D. 4


earthquake                extinct


earth quake n. a movement  or shaking of the earth's crust.

ech o (ek o) n. repetition of a sound as it bounces off an object.

e clipse (i klips) n. the covering of one body in space by another.

en dan gered (en dan jerd) v. 1. to put into danger or harm. 2. when only a few of a plant or animal are left.

ex tinct (ek stingkt) adj.1. having stopped, no longer living


The word echo is what part of speech?
A. noun
B.  verb
C.  adjective
D. not given

How many definitions are there for the word endangered?
A.  1
B.  2
C.  3
D.  4

 

What word would fit on this dictionary page?
A.  ear
B.  exit
C.  eagle
D. eyelid

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