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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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    How America Works Definition Match --

    Directions: MATCH the How America Works word list with its vocabulary definition. Use the pull down menu bar to select the letter match for the How America Works word puzzle.
    When you hit "Submit," you will get back the correct How America Works definition match answers, the percentage score for the correct answers and a sentence.

    NOTE: The How America Works vocabulary list and definitions for 15 vocabulary words come from the publication created by Kids Discover, NY, NY.
    Clue: In addition to this How America Works Definition Match with a How America Works word list of 15 vocabulary words, also provides a How America Works Fill-in-the-Blank word game. See also a Government word list, an Interactive Word Puzzle, Word Search, Crossword, Synonym and Antonym puzzle and a True or False activity.
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    Word List
    2) TESTIFY
    3) PHASE
    5) COMPETE
    6) MEDIA
    8) ASPECT
    10) REIGN
    11) ANTHEM
    12) NOMINATE
    14) REPEAL
    15) DICTATOR
    Definition List
    A)  a song that represents a group of people (noun)
    B)  one feature or characteristic of something (noun)
    C)  having to do with national or local customs and rituals; customary, ritual (adjective)
    D)  to do something special to honor and remember something (verb)
    E)  to try hard to outdo others at a task, race or contest (verb)
    F)  a group of stars that forms a shape or pattern (noun)
    G)  someone who has complete control of a country, often ruling it unjustly (noun)
    H)  to do with a court of law or a judge (adjective)
    I)  means of communication that pass news to the public (noun)
    J)  to suggest that someone would be the right person to do a job or to receive an honor (verb)
    K)  one part of a cycle or process (noun)
    L)  to rule as a king or queen (verb)
    M)  to do away with something officially, such as a law (verb)
    N)  to state the truth, or to give evidence in a court of law (verb)
    O)  customs, ideas and beliefs that are handed down from one generation to the next (noun)