Test #32. Name:                                                              Date:                            Period:
Spelling: ___/5  ___/8  Spelling/Roots h/w: ___/10    TS Quizzes:   ___/6  ___/6  
Vocab h/w: ___20   Vocab Practice:   ___/14   ___/14  
Other Extra Credit: Spelling Bee?___   Vocab Relay?___
Mental Floss.

Spelling/Roots. For 1-4 choose the incorrectly spelled word or choose "all correct" if they are.
  1. a) scissers  b) fragile  c) congestion  d) all correct
  2. a) digestion  b) infraction  c) incision d) all correct
  3. a) insignia  b) critiqe  c) hypocrite d) all correct
  4. a) decisive  b) designate  c) critisism d) all correct
  5. “beneath judge person” =  a) 1a  b) 2b  c) 3b  d) 3c  e) 4c  f) NOTA
  6. “together pile up thing” =   a) 1c  b) 2a  c) 2b  d) 2c  e) 3a  f) NOTA
  7. “into cut thing” = a) 1a  b) 2b  c) 2c  d) 3a  e) 4c  f) NOTA
  8. “into mark thing” = a) 1a  b) 2b  c) 2c  d) 3a  e) 4c  f) NOTA
    Vocabulary.   a) gratify  b) cacophony  c) wreak  d) rapt  e) effusive  f) nigh  g) saunter  h) conjecture  i) vogue  j) pliable
  9. The roots of this word mean “to pour out.”
  10. Although there was a lot of ______, nobody actually knew what happened.
  11. The roots of this word mean “jumbled sound.”
  12. A zero ____(s) much more damage on your grade than just an F.
  13. Young brains are very ____ and can be easily influenced.
  14. The end of the school year is ____; please don’t give up now.
  15. After Cherry told Dally to get lost, he just smiled and ____(ed) away.
  16. Batman’s butler Alfred is not a very _____ person. He is always very calm and reserved.
  17. Transfixed and rapt are similar in meaning.  a) True  b) False
  18. If it is Wednesday, Thursday is nigh.  a) True  b) False
  19. Alyce (Beetle) was very effusive with her emotions.  a) True  b) False
  20. The root of the word conjecture means “to throw.”  a) True  b) False
  21. Vaping is very vogue right now.  a) True  b) False
    Tom Sawyer.
  22. slang: "...let's tackle the ha'nted house..."    a) knock over  b) vandalize  c) attempt  d) spy on  e) hide out in   f) NOTA
  23. slang: "...they'll all comb a body..."   a) make you comb your hair  b) make you dress nicely and be neat  c) use a comb to look for fleas  d) nag you   e) NOTA
  24. For Tom and Huck, what is the unluckiest day of the week?  a) Monday  b) Tuesday  c) Wednesday  d) Thursday  e) Friday  f) Doomday
  25. Who is pictured in Illustration A?  a) Injun Joe's partner, the ragged man.  b) Another detective hired to find Injun Joe.  c) Injun Joe  d) Tom's disguise for following Injun Joe.  e) NOTA
  26. What saved the boys from being caught by Injun Joe in the haunted house the first time?  a) Injun Joe didn't look their way when they were poking around.  b) Their superstition about Fridays.  c) Their superstition about ghosts.  d) It was too dark to see them.  e) NOTA
  27. What was the original caption for Illustration B? a) The Search for Joe Ends  b) The Detective Catches Injun Joe.  c) Joe's Secret.   d) Hidden Treasures Unearthed.  e) The Body.
  28. In one word, the "job" that Injun Joe talks about "aint robbery  altogether -- it's _____!"   a) murder  b) escape  c) treasure  d) revenge  e) NOTA
  29. Why does Injun Joe decide not to rebury the treasure they find? a) He wonders why there was a pick and shovel there.  b) He knows the boys have been watching him.  c) He doesn't trust his partner, the ragged man.  d) He's leaving town right away.  e) NOTA
  30. Which of the following was the original caption for Illustration C?  a) The Fight  b) Muff's Revenge  c) The End of Injun Joe?  d) The Boys' Salvation  e) Treasure Hunting Fun.
A)  B)  C)