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    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    Context: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4a, 3.4a, 4.4a, 5.4a, 6.4a, 7.4a, 8.4a, 9-10.4a, 11-12.4a
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    1) Root-A-Week STA-SIST-STIT Fill-in-the-Blanks --

    Directions: To solve the Latin root STA-SIST-STIT vocabulary word puzzle put your answers INSIDE the boxes. The Latin root STA-SIST-STIT means stand.
    You will get back the correct answers by clicking submit at the bottom of the page, the use of the vocabulary word with the Latin root STA-SIST-STIT in a fill-in-the-blanks word puzzle and the percentage score of correct answers.
    Clue: Use the Latin root STA-SIST-STIT vocabulary word list to solve the fill-in-the-blanks word puzzle. You have permission to make a hard copy for further Latin root vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: A list of 27 vocabulary words using the Latin root STA SIST STIT: Root STA = circumstance, constable, constant, distance, ecstasy, equidistant, establish, existence, instability, instantaneous, obstacle, stage, stanza, static, statistics, statue: Latin root STIT = constitution, destination, destiny, institution, reconstitute, substitution, superstitious: Latin root SIST = assist, consistent, inconsistency, persist
    A word list using the Latin root STA SIST STIT for SAT and ACT vocabulary words: Root STA = STAnchion, subSTAntive; Root STIT = conSTITuent, deSTITute, obSTInate, predeSTInate, reSTITution: Root SIST = deSIST, inSISTence, irreSISTible, subSISTence

    Root-A-Week STA-SIST-STIT Fill-in-the-Blanks --

    1)  A detective and police officer were quick to note the in a story the suspect hoped to make them believe.
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    3)  Best friends, Harriet and Diane, now live in locations but they keep in close touch by phone and email.
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    5)  David is very and hesitates to pitch a game without his special hat and a lucky coin.
    6)  Susan likes to always plain yogurt for sour cream in guacamole because it tastes great to her.
    7)  Paula never plans to fall in love because she doesn\'t believe in the of marriage.
    8)  Jennifer worries about Anna who endures a at a shelter and has barely enough money for even basic needs.
    9)  A senator promised help for elderly in his district located near Sacramento, CA.
    10)  The fans and players yelled and screamed in as their team won the game in two overtimes!
    11)  Vicky had a crazy urge yesterday to buy an and very large gray teddy bear and she did!
    12)  Bernard experienced a total failure of his business, and it left him and unable to pay creditors.
    13)  Wally is so happy at Northwestern that he can not think of a single that would make him want to transfer to another unversity.
    14)  Bob was so unsuccessful in training his puppy that he now needs to hire a professional trainer to help him!
    15)  If the itchy rash on her leg continues to , Karla will need to make an appointment soon to see a dermatologist
    16)  Pete and Sandy want to residency near a school to enable their sons to walk or bike there.