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    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
    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
    Particular Topic: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 4.6. 5.6, 6.6, 7.6, 8.6, 9-10.6, 11-12.6
    Grade & Subject-Relevant Text: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers:
    (Reading: Informational Text) RI.2.4, RI.3.4, RI.4.4. RI.5.4, RI.6.4, RI.7.4, RI.8.4, RI.9-10.4, RI.11-12.4
    (Reading: Literature) RL.2.4, RL.3.4, RL.4.4. RL.5.4, RL.6.4, RL.7.4, RL.8.4, RL.9-10.4, RL.11-12.4


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    1) Geology Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Geology vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin root, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Geology word list. Put answers INSIDE the puzzle box and move down to the next vocabulary puzzle.

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    Vocabulary Word List: Geology vocabulary word list:
    alluvial, cartographer, classified, continental, deposits, distance, eluvial, epoch, examination, exploration, fossil, geodesic, isobar, measurements, meridian, mineral, movements, oceanography, paleontologist, petrographer, petrify, physical, probe, prospecting, sedimentary, subterranean, tectonics

    Geology Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A natural accumulation of occurrence, especially of gold or ore (noun)
    Root POS = put

    2)  Of or relating to fine material produced where found by weathering of rock (adjective)
    Root LUV = wash

    3)  Formed by the deposits of minerals or organic matter by air, water or ice (adjective)
    Root SED = sit

    4)  Any substance that is neither animal nor vegetable; a substance obtained by mining, as coal (noun)
    Root MINERA = ore

    5)  Any preserved remains or imprint of a living organism embedded in the earth\'s crust (noun)
    Root FOSS-FOD = dig up

    6)  Act of investigation and/or examination of unknown regions for discovery (noun)
    Root PLOR = call out

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    2) Geology Vocabulary Word Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Geology vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin root, the vocabulary definition, part of speech and the Geology word list. Put your answers INSIDE the word puzzle box and move down to the next vocabulary puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers to Geology vocabulary puzzle, the use of the vocabulary word in a sentence and the percentage score for correct answers.
    Refer to the Geology list of vocabulary words for writing assignments and additional vocabulary study at www.myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: The Geology vocabulary word list contains the correct answers. In addition to this Interactive Geology vocabulary puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword, Definition Match, True or False and a Synonym or Antonym activity. See 420 Vocabulary Word Lists on the homepage at www.myvocabulary.com

    You have permission to make a hard copy of the Geology vocabulary word puzzles for vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Geology vocabulary word list:
    alluvial, cartographer, classified, continental, deposits, distance, eluvial, epoch, examination, exploration, fossil, geodesic, isobar, measurements, meridian, mineral, movements, oceanography, paleontologist, petrographer, petrify, physical, probe, prospecting, sedimentary, subterranean, tectonics

    Geology Vocabulary Word Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  A specialist in the making of maps (noun)
    Root CART = paper, page

    2)  A line drawn on a map connecting places with the same atmospheric pressure at a given time or period (noun)
    Root ISO = equal

    3)  Being, living or operating under the surface of the ground; existing or working in secret: hidden (adjective)
    Root TERRA = earth

    4)  A specialist in a science dealing with the life of past geological periods known esp. from fossil remains (noun)
    Root PALAE = old, ancient

    5)  The process of change in the earth\'s crust that produces continents, ocean basins, plateaus, mountains, folds and faults (noun)
    Root TECT = builder, carpenter

    6)  The highest point attained: an imaginary great circle on the earth\'s surface passing through the north and south poles and any given place between (noun)
    Root DIA = day

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