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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) Photography Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Photography vocabulary word puzzle use the Latin roots or word parts, definition, part of speech and the Photography vocabulary word list to solve each word game.

    Type in answers to each vocabulary puzzle INSIDE the colored images. When you click on the submit button at the bottom of the page, you will get immediate feedback with correct answers, the use of Photography vocabulary words in context and your percentage score.

    Get the vocabulary word list of 247 Photography vocabulary words by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at myvocabulary.com.
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    Vocabulary Word List: Photography vocabulary list:
    aperture, blur, capture, coating, composition, creating, diaphragm, develop, documentation, emulsion, energy, expose, film, focus, illuminate, images, landscape, lens, light, negative, opaque, opening, panorama, photo-offset, portrait, positive, process, radiant, reflection, reproducible, sensitize, shutter, telephoto, transparent, viewfinder, zoom

    Photography Vocabulary Puzzle #1 -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  To lay open to danger or harm; to subject (a photographic film) to the action of the light (verb)
    Root POS = put, place, rest

    2)  An opening, as a hole, slip or gap (usually circular), that limits the quantity of light that can enter a camera (noun)
    Root APERT = open

    3)  To concentrate; to adjust (a lens) to produce a clear image (verb)
    Root FOC - hearth, fire-place

    4)  To treat, prepare or convert by subjecting to some special action that brings about an end or result (verb)
    Root CESS = go, yield

    5)  To treat (an exposed film) with chemicals so as to tender the latent image visible (verb)
    Root VELOP = wrap, cover

    6)  Photosensitive layer of silver halide thinly applied to one surface of the photographic film (noun)
    Root MULS = milked

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    2) Photography Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myvocabulary.com

    Directions: To solve the Photography vocabulary word puzzle #2 use the Latin roots or word parts, definition, part of speech and the Photography vocabulary word list to solve each word game.

    Type in answers to each vocabulary puzzle INSIDE the colored images. When you click on the submit button at the bottom of the page, you will get immediate feedback with correct answers, the use of Photography vocabulary words in context and your percentage score.

    Get the vocabulary word list of 247 Photography vocabulary words by clicking on the Word Lists in the top menu bar on the home page at myvocabulary.com.
    Clue: In addition to this Interactive Photography vocabulary puzzle, www.myvocabulary.com also offers a Photography vocabulary list of 247 words Fill-in-the-Blanks, Word Search, Crossword and Definition Match.

    Click on the Word Lists in the top menu bar for other fine arts vocabulary word lists such as color and communication, art, sculpture etc.

    You have permission from www.myvocabulary.com to make a copy of the Photography vocabulary puzzle for continued study at home or in classes.
    Vocabulary Word List: Photography vocabulary list:
    aperture, blur, capture, coating, composition, creating, diaphragm, develop, documentation, emulsion, energy, expose, film, focus, illuminate, images, landscape, lens, light, negative, opaque, opening, panorama, photo-offset, portrait, positive, process, radiant, reflection, reproducible, sensitize, shutter, telephoto, transparent, viewfinder, zoom

    Photography Vocabulary Puzzle #2 -- myvocabulary.com

    1)  To lighten up; to supply or brighten with light; to clarify; to decorate (verb)
    Root LUM = ligjht

    2)  To obscure or make indistinct, as by smearing or staining; to sully; to smudge (verb)
    Root BLEIH = pale (German)

    3)  Arrangement or combination of parts; the makeup; the nature and proposition of ingredients (of anything) (noun)
    Root POS = put, place

    4)  The showing of an image in the manner of a mirror; the casting back of light after striking a surface (noun)
    Root FLECT = bend

    5)  Something that can be duplicated again; producing a copy or close imitation of (noun)
    Root DUC = lead, bring

    6)  To make (a film or plate) become especially responsive to certain agents, as rays of light (verb)
    Root SENS = feel, be aware, think

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