MyVocabulary.com

  • The Interactive Lesson Plan puzzle is 1 of 8 vocabulary activities and word puzzles.
  • Use the Greek and Latin word root word list to select the correct answer.
    Email your answers to friends, family and teachers.
  • The AUDIO word story is available in all Root Words Lesson Plans #1 through #6.
  • Common Core alignment to a Interactive Puzzle is to 4 key phrases:
    "Grade Level", "Greek and Latin Roots", "Precise Meaning" and "Context".
    CCSS Alignment Strand numbers for Specific Grades:
    Grade Level: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4, 3.4, 4.4, 5.4, 6.4, 7.4, 8.4, 9-10.4, 11-12.4
    Greek & Latin Roots: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4b+c, 3.4b+c, 4.4b, 5.b, 6.4b, 7.4b, 8.4b, 9-10.4b, 11-12.4b
    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
    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
  • Get a Print Out

    1) SAT Word Puzzle #6A-- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test prep word puzzle, use the vocabulary word list and Latin or Greek word roots. Put your answers INSIDE the word puzzle. Move down to the next SAT test prep puzzle.
    At the bottom of the last interactive word puzzle, click SUBMIT for correct answers and the use of each vocabulary word in a sentence. Learn the vocabulary word list below the SAT word puzzle.
    Clue: To solve the SAT test prep vocabulary word puzzle, use the definition, part of speech and Latin or Greek word root. The correct answers are in the SAT vocabulary word list.
    Vocabulary Word List: SAT vocabulary word list:
    acumen, chicanery, deleterious, epiphany, facetious, homogeneous, incognito, kinetic, loquacious, lugubrious, nihilism, obsequious, paradigm, precipitous, sanguine, unctuous, vacuous, xenophobe

    SAT Word Puzzle #6A-- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Keen insight; shrewdness (noun)
    Root ACU = sharpen

    2)  Injurious to health; harmful (adjective)
    Root DELETER = destroyer

    3)  The use of sly or evasive language, reasoning, etc. to trick or deceive; a tricky or deceitful maneuver (noun)
    Root CHICANER = wrangle

    4)  A sudden, intuitive perception of or insight into reality or the essential meaning of something (noun)
    Root PHAN = show, bring to light, appear

    5)  Composed of elements that are the same kind or nature, esp. alike; not heterogeneous (adjective)
    Root GEN = kind, race, class

    6)  Characterized by movement; pertaining to or caused by motion (adjective)
    Root KINE = move

    Additional Information:


    Myvocabulary.com provides synonyms and antonyms for the 6 vocabulary words above. Use them to help you solve the SAT word puzzle activity.

  • SAT Word #1: synonym = intelligence, discernment; antonym = obtuseness, stupidity
  • SAT Word #2: synonym = damaging, destructive; antonym = beneficial, helpful
  • SAT Word #3: synonym = duplicity, deception; antonym = sincerity, honesty
  • SAT Word #4: synonym = realization, revelation; antonym = delusion, blindness
  • SAT Word #5: synonym = similar, uniform; antonym = unlike, mixed
  • SAT Word #6: synonym = animated, energetic; antonym = inactive, sluggish

  • Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers

    2) SAT Word Puzzle #6B-- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test prep word puzzle, use the vocabulary word list and Latin or Greek word roots. Put your answers INSIDE the word puzzle. Move down to the next SAT test prep puzzle.
    At the bottom of the last interactive word puzzle, click SUBMIT for correct answers and the use of each vocabulary word in a sentence. Learn the vocabulary word list below the SAT word puzzle.
    Clue: To solve the SAT test prep vocabulary word, use the definition, part of speech and Latin or Greek word root. The correct answers are in the SAT vocabulary word list.
    Vocabulary Word List: SAT vocabulary word list:
    acumen, chicanery, deleterious, epiphany, facetious, homogeneous, incognito, kinetic, loquacious, lugubrious, nihilism, obsequious, paradigm, precipitous, sanguine, unctuous, vacuous, xenophobe

    SAT Word Puzzle #6B-- myVocabulary.com

    1)  With one's identity hidden, disguised or unknown (adjective)
    Root COGN = know

    2)  Not meant to be taken seriously or literally; concerned with something amusing or frivolous (adjective)
    Root FACETI = wit, jest

    3)  Characterized by excessive talk; garrulous; talkative; wordy (adjective)
    Root LOQU = speak

    4)  Belief that there is no basis for truth, and all existence is senseless (noun)
    Root NIHIL = nothing, zero

    5)  Showing servile complaisance or deference; fawning; sycophantic (adjective)
    Root SEQU = follow

    6)  Mournful or gloomy, especially in an affected, exaggerated manner (adjective)
    Root LUG = mourn

    Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers

    3) SAT Word Puzzle #6C-- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the SAT test prep word puzzle, use the vocabulary word list and Latin or Greek word roots. Put your answers INSIDE the word puzzle. Move down to the next SAT test prep puzzle.
    At the bottom of the last interactive word puzzle, click SUBMIT for correct answers and the use of each vocabulary word in a sentence. Learn the vocabulary word list below the SAT word puzzle.
    Clue: To solve the SAT test prep vocabulary word, use the definition, part of speech and Latin or Greek word root. The correct answers are in the SAT vocabulary word list.
    Vocabulary Word List: SAT vocabulary word list:
    acumen, chicanery, deleterious, epiphany, facetious, homogeneous, incognito, kinetic, loquacious, lugubrious, nihilism, obsequious, paradigm, precipitous, sanguine, unctuous, vacuous, xenophobe

    SAT Word Puzzle #6C-- myVocabulary.com

    1)  An example serving as a model; pattern (noun)
    Root (pfx) PARA = side by side

    2)  Extremely steep; of the nature of a situation of great peril (adjective)
    Root CIPIT = head

    3)  Cheerfully optimistic, hopeful or confident; reddish; ruddy (adjective)
    Root SANGUI = blood

    4)  Characteristic of a salve or ointment; oily; greasy; excessively suave or smug (adjective)
    Root UNCT = anoint

    5)  Empty; lacking in or showing a lack of ideas, content, substance or intelligence; purposeless (adjective)
    Root VACU = empty

    6)  A person who fears or hates foreigners, strange customs, etc. (noun)
    Root XENO = foreign, strange

    Additional Information:


    Myvocabulary.com provides synonyms and antonyms for the 6 vocabulary words above. Use them to help you solve the SAT word puzzle activity.

  • SAT Word #1: synonym = archetype; standard; norm antonym = duplication
  • SAT Word #2: synonym = sheer; abrupt; perpendicular antonym = flat
  • SAT Word #3: synonym = lively, enthusiastic; antonym = despondent, despairing
  • SAT Word #4: synonym = ingratiating, obsequious; antonym = arrogant, imperious
  • SAT Word #5: synonym = depleted, inexpressive; antonym = thoughtful, brimming
  • SAT Word #6: synonym = nationalist, isolationist; antonym = extrovert, socializer

  • Click the SUBMIT BUTTON at the bottom of the page for answers