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  • Use the provided Greek and Latin word roots in the over 90 subject word puzzles to decode word meaning and select the correct answer. Email your answers to friends, family and teachers.
  • Common Core alignment to a Themed Puzzles is to 3 key phrases: "Grade Level", "Particular Topic" and "Grade-Relevant Text or Subject Area". CCSS Alignment Strand for Specific Grades:
    CCSS Alignment Strand Numbers for Specific Grades:
    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) Math Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Math vocabulary puzzle use the Latin roots, vocabulary word definition, part of speech and the Math vocabulary puzzle word list. Put your answers INSIDE the vocabulary boxes. Then, move down to the next Math vocabulary puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the answers, use of the words in a sentence and the percentage score for correct answers.
    Clue: In addition to this Math word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    The Mathematics vocabulary list contains 365 words. It is available from the pull down menu called Word Lists in the header above. In that same location, you can use more than 425 Vocabulary Word Lists across the curriculum.

    You have permission to make a copy of the Math vocabulary puzzle for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Mathematics vocabulary word list:
    Adjacent, Attributes, Congruent, Equation, Exponential, Infinite, Integer, Intercept, Inverse, Obtuse, Parallel, Perimeter, Perpendicular, Properties, Proportional, Reciprocal, Sequence, Symmetry

    GRADE LEVEL MATH VOCABULARY LIST: The words in capital letters (18) are used in the first three Math vocabulary word puzzles. 18 more words are in Math Puzzles 4, 5 and 6 below.
  • 4th grade Math vocabulary list: ATTRIBUTES, average, diagram, expression, mathematics, mean, pattern, PROPERTIES, quotient, symbol
  • 5th grade Math vocabulary list: angles, combinations, CONGRUENT, fractions, quadrilateral, PARALLEL
  • 6th grade Math word list: EQUATION, evaluate, function, INVERSE, mathematical, PERIMETER, PERPENDICULAR, PROPORTIONAL, RECIPROCAL, simplify, simulation
  • 7th grade Math word list: EXPONENTIAL, grid, INTEGER, isosceles, OBTUSE, probability
  • 8th grade Math vocabulary list: ADJACENT, distributive, INFINITE, INTERCEPT, Pythagorean Theory, SEQUENCE, SYMMETRY
  • 9-12th grade Math vocabulary list: binomial, coefficient, composite, hypotenuse, precision
  • Math Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  An inherent characteristic or quality (noun)
    Root TRIBUT = assign, allow, grant

    2)  The boundary of a closed plane figure and also its length; a line or strip protecting or bounding an area; outer limits (noun)
    Root METER = measure

    3)  Having the same size and shape; being in agreement (adjective)
    Root GRUER = fall

    4)  Extending in the same direction; everywhere equidistant (adjective)
    Root ALL = other

    5)  A special quality or characteristic of a thing; a quality or attribute common to all things called by the same name (noun)
    Root PROPRI = one\'s own, peculiar, select

    6)  A statement of equality of two mathematical expressions (noun)
    Root EQU = equal

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    2) Math Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

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

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers, the use of the Math vocabulary in a sentence and the percentage score for correct answers.
    Clue: In addition to this Math vocabulary list, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    The Mathematics vocabulary vocabulary list of 365 words is available from the pull down menu called Word List in the header above. In that same location, you can use more than 425 Word Lists across the curriculum.

    You have permission to make a copy of the Math vocabulary word puzzle for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Mathematics vocabulary word list:
    Adjacent, Attributes, Congruent, Equation, Exponential, Infinite, Integer, Intercept, Inverse, Obtuse, Parallel, Perimeter, Perpendicular, Properties, Proportional, Reciprocal, Sequence, Symmetry

    Math Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Exactly vertical or uptight being at right angles to a given line or plane (adjective)
    Root PEND = hang

    2)  Opposite in order, nature or effect; so relating two numbers that their product is a constant (adjective)
    Root VERS-VERT = turn

    3)  Either a pair of numbers (as 2/3 or 3/2 or ( and whose product is 1; mutually corresponding (noun)
    Root RE & PRO = back & forward

    4)  Exceeding 90 degrees but less than 180 degrees; not pointed or acute (adjective)
    Root TUND = strike, beat

    5)  Comparative relation between parts, things or elements regarding size, degree or intensity; having the same or constant ratio (adjective)
    Root PORT = part

    6)  A number that is a natural number (1,2,3); any positive or negative whole number or zero (noun)
    Root TEG-TANG = touch

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    3) Math Vocabulary Puzzle #3 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Math vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary word definition, part of speech and the Math vocabulary puzzle word list. Put your answers INSIDE the vocabulary boxes. Then, move down to the next Math word puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the answers, the use of the Math words in a sentence and percentage score for your correct answers.
    Clue: In addition to this Math Word Puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    The Mathematics list of 365 words is available from the pull down menu called Word Lists in the header above. In that same location, you can use more than 425 Vocabulary Word Lists across the curriculum.

    You have permission to make a copy of the Math vocabulary puzzle for further word study at home or in the classroom.
    Vocabulary Word List: Mathematics vocabulary word list:
    Adjacent, Attributes, Congruent, Equation, Exponential, Infinite, Integer, Intercept, Inverse, Obtuse, Parallel, Perimeter, Perpendicular, Properties, Proportional, Reciprocal, Sequence, Symmetry

    GRADE LEVEL MATH VOCABULARY LIST: The words in capital letters (18) are used in the first three Math vocabulary word puzzles. 18 more words are in Math Puzzles 4, 5 and 6 below.
  • 4th grade Math vocabulary list: ATTRIBUTES, average, diagram, expression, mathematics, mean, pattern, PROPERTIES, quotient, symbol
  • 5th grade Math vocabulary list: angles, combinations, CONGRUENT, fractions, quadrilateral, PARALLEL
  • 6th grade Math word list: EQUATION, evaluate, function, INVERSE, mathematical, PERIMETER, PERPENDICULAR, PROPORTIONAL, RECIPROCAL, simplify, simulation
  • 7th grade Math word list: EXPONENTIAL, grid, INTEGER, isosceles, OBTUSE, probability
  • 8th grade Math vocabulary list: ADJACENT, distributive, INFINITE, INTERCEPT, Pythagorean Theory, SEQUENCE, SYMMETRY
  • 9-12th grade Math vocabulary list: binomial, coefficient, composite, hypotenuse, precision
  • Math Vocabulary Puzzle #3 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Relating to the symbol written above and to the right of a mathematical expression to indicate the operation of raising to a power (adjective)
    Root PON = put, place

    2)  Being without limits of any kind endless; extending, lying or being beyond any pre-assigned value however large (adjective)
    Root FIN = end, limit

    3)  A continuous or connected series as a set of numbers having a definite order fixed by a rule; succession (noun)
    Root SEQU = follow

    4)  The distance from the origin to a point where a graph crosses a coordinate axis (noun)
    Root CEPT-CAP = take, seize

    5)  Not distant; having a common border; with a vertex or a vertex and side in common (adjective)
    Root JAC = lie

    6)  Balanced proportions; correspondence in size, shape and relative position of parts on opposite sides of a dividing line or median planes or about a center of axis (noun)
    Root SYN-SYM (pfx) = together

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    4) Math Vocabulary Word Puzzle #4 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the second set of Math vocabulary word puzzles use the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary word definition, part of speech and the Math vocabulary puzzle word list. Put your answers INSIDE the vocabulary boxes. Then, move down to the next Math vocabulary puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the answers, the use of the Math vocabulary in a sentence and the percentage score for your correct answers.
    Clue: In addition to this Math vocabulary word puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    A Mathematics vocabulary list of 365 words is available from the pull down menu called Word Lists in the header above. In that same location, you can use more than 425 Vocabulary Word Lists across the curriculum.

    You have permission to make a copy of the Math vocabulary puzzle for further study at home or in the classroom.
    Vocabulary Word List: Mathematics vocabulary word list: binomial, Cartesian, coefficient, complementary, composite, distributive, evaluate, Fibonacci, function, hypotenuse, isosceles, median, precision, probability, Pythagorean, quadrilateral, quotient, simulation

    Math Vocabulary Word Puzzle #4 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Made up of various distinct parts or elements (adjective)
    Root POSIT = place, put, settle

    2)  Degree of refinement of a performed operation or measurement; quality of being free from inaccuracy; state of being very exact, clear or distinct (noun)
    Root CIS = cut

    3)  A mathematical expression consisting of two terms connected by a plus or minus sign (noun)
    Root NOM = name, term

    4)  A mathematical relationship that assigns to each element of one set one and usually only one element of the same or another set; a fact dependent on and varying with another (noun)
    Root FUNCT = perform

    5)  The number resulting from the division of one number by another (noun)
    Root QUOT = how many

    6)  To determine or fix the intrinsic worth of something in terms other than money; to examine or judge the quality or degree of (verb)
    Root VAL = be strong, be worth

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    5) Math Vocabulary Word Puzzle #5 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Math vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary word definition, part of speech and the Math vocabulary puzzle word list. Put your answers INSIDE the boxes. Then, move down to the next Math vocabulary word puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the correct answers, the use of the Math vocabulary in a sentence and the percentage score for your correct answers.
    Clue: In addition to this Math Word Puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    A Mathematics vocabulary list of 365 word sis available from the pull down menu called Word Lists in the header above. In that same location, you can use more than 420 Vocabulary Word Lists across the curriculum in multiple subjects.

    You have permission to make a hard copy of the Math vocabulary word puzzle for more vocabulary study at home or in the classroom.
    Vocabulary Word List: Mathematics vocabulary list:
    binomial, Cartesian, coefficient, complementary, composite, distributive, evaluate, Fibonacci, function, hypotenuse, isosceles, median, precision, probability, Pythagorean, quadrilateral, quotient, simulation

    Math Vocabulary Word Puzzle #5 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  The side of a right triangle that is opposite the right angle (noun)
    Root TEN = stretch, reach

    2)  Being a triangle with two equal sides; being a trapezoid whose two nonparallel sides are equal (adjective)
    Root ISO = equal

    3)  A plane figure of four sides and four angles (noun)
    Root QUAD = four

    4)  Forming or serving an angle or arc that added to a given angle or arc equals a right angle (adjective)
    Root PLE - fill, full

    5)  Being in the middle or in an intermediate position (adjective )
    Root MEDI = middle

    6)  Being an operation that produces the same result when operating on every part and collecting the results; relating to a rule (adjective)
    Root TRIBUT = assign, allow, pay

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    6) Math Vocabulary Word Puzzle #6 -- myVocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Math vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, the vocabulary word definition, part of speech and the Math vocabulary puzzle word list. Put your answers INSIDE the boxes. Then, move down to the next Math vocabulary puzzle.

    When you hit Submit, you will get back the answers, the use of the Math vocabulary in a sentence and the percentage score for your correct answers.
    Clue: In addition to this Math Word Puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match activity.

    A Mathematics vocabulary list of 365 words is available from the pull down menu called Word Lists in the header above. In that same location, you can use more than 425 Word Lists across the curriculum.

    You have permission to make a copy of the Math vocabulary puzzle for more vocabulary study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Mathematics vocabulary list:
    binomial, Cartesian, coefficient, complementary, composite, distributive, evaluate, Fibonacci, function, hypotenuse, isosceles, median, precision, probability, Pythagorean, quadrilateral, quotient, simulation

    Math Vocabulary Word Puzzle #6 -- myVocabulary.com

    1)  Of or relating to Rene Descartes, a French philosopher, mathematician and scientist (1596-1650); his philosophy is known as ________ philosophy. (adjective)

    2)  Any of the factors of a product considered in relation to a specific factor, esp. a constant factor of a term as distinguished from a variable. (noun)
    Root FIC = make, do

    3)  Relating to or associated with the well known Greek philosopher ________; any set of three positive integers (3,4,5) that satisfy the equation x2 + y2 = z(2) (adjective)

    4)  A measure of the likelihood of an outcome expressed as the frequency where it is theoretically expected to occur or as the ratio of the number of times it occurs in a test series to the total number of trials in the series (noun)
    Root PROB = test, prove

    5)  A 13th century mathematician from Italy who developed a sequence of integers where each integer ( _____ number) after the second is the sum of the two preceding integers; specifically, the series 1,2,3,5,8,13, 21... (adjective)

    6)  Process of giving the appearance or effect of; the imitation of the workings of one system or process using another (noun)
    Root SIMUL = resemble, make like

    Additional Information:

    GRADE LEVEL MATH VOCABULARY LIST: The words in capital letters (18) are used in the first three Math vocabulary word puzzles above. Then 18 more words are in Math Puzzles 4, 5 and 6.

  • 4th grade Math vocabulary list: ATTRIBUTES, average, diagram, expression, mathematics, mean, pattern, PROPERTIES, quotient, symbol
  • 5th grade Math vocabulary list: angles, combinations, CONGRUENT, fractions, quadrilateral, PARALLEL
  • 6th grade Math word list: EQUATION, evaluate, function, INVERSE, mathematical, PERIMETER, PERPENDICULAR, PROPORTIONAL, RECIPROCAL, simplify, simulation
  • 7th grade Math word list: EXPONENTIAL, grid, INTEGER, isosceles, OBTUSE, probability
  • 8th grade Math vocabulary list: ADJACENT, distributive, INFINITE, INTERCEPT, Pythagorean Theory, SEQUENCE, SYMMETRY
  • 9-12th grade Math vocabulary list: binomial, coefficient, composite, hypotenuse, precision

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