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  • Common Core alignment to a Definition Match puzzle is to the key phrase "Precise Meaning".
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
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    ACT Test #1 Definition Match --

    Directions: MATCH the ACT test prep #1 vocabulary list with its vocabulary definition. Use the pull down menu bar to select the letter match.
    When you hit \"Submit,\" you will get back the correct ACT definition match answers, the percentage score for the correct answers and a sentence.
    Clue: In addition to this ACT test prep #1 Definition Match activity with 12 vocabulary words, also provides a ACT test Fill-in-the-Blank word game.
    You have permission to print ACT test prep word puzzles for more vocabulary word study at home or in classes.
    Word List
    1) appendicitis
    2) eclectic
    3) electorate
    4) propensity
    5) projectile
    6) trajectory
    7) interjection
    8) abject
    9) predilection
    10) sacrilege
    11) impending
    12) pendulous
    Definition List
    A)  Completely or totally hopeless, miserable or wretched (adj.)
    B)  Inflammation of the tubular outgrowth of the small intestine (noun)
    C)  Not following one system, but selecting from various systems and methodologies (adj.)
    D)  The body of persons entitled to vote in an election (noun)
    E)  Soon to be taking place or happening; imminent; hovering menacingly (adj.)
    F)  A word, cry or phrase expressing sudden or strong emotion; an exclamation (noun)
    G)  Hanging down loosely; swinging freely; oscillating
    H)  Tendency to think favorably of something in particular; partiality; preference; liking
    I)  An object fired from a gun with an explosive propelling charge (noun)
    J)  A natural inclination, tendency or bent; a leaning (noun)
    K)  A violation of anything holy; a profanation; blasphemy
    L)  Course, curve or path described by a moving particle or body (noun)