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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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    Word Roots 3: CERN, JUR, LEG Beginner-Definition-Match 1 --

    Directions: MATCH the vocabulary words numbered in the left hand column with the proper definitions of these vocabulary words in letters "A to L" in the right hand column. Use the pull down "Select" bar to choose the correct letter match.
    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct answers as well as the percentage score for how many questions you answered correctly.
    Clue: These vocabulary words come from the Session #3-Level 1. In addition to this Match exercise, also has a free Interactive Puzzle, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Find, Crossword, Synonym/Antonym Encounter, True/False exercise and will have a Concentration activity with these same 12 words.
    You have permission to make a printable copy for further vocabulary study at home or in the classroom.
    Word List
    1) privilege
    2) concern
    3) secret
    4) injury
    5) juror
    6) justify
    7) collegiate
    8) illegal
    9) adjustment
    10) certain
    11) certificate
    12) legislature
    Definition List
    A)  Adaptation, alteration or minor change to a particular condition, position or purpose
    B)  A document providing evidence of status or qualifications fulfilled by requirements of a school or profession
    C)  Characteristic of or intended for university students
    D)  Anxious sense of interest in or responsibility for; something that relates to; a worry
    E)  Without any doubt: sure; known to be true
    F)  Forbidden by law or statute; contrary to official rules & regulations
    G)  Bodily harm; damage done or sustained; wrong or injustice
    H)  Person who has taken an oath or sworn allegiance; member of a panel or someone summoned to serve
    I)  To show or prove to be right or reasonable; to defend or uphold as warranted
    J)  A deliberative body of persons, usually elective, empowered to make, change or repeal laws
    K)  A special right, immunity or benefit enjoyed by a person or restricted group
    L)  Hidden from knowledge of others