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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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    Wright Brothers Definition Match--

    Directions: MATCH the Wright Brothers vocabulary word list numbered in the left hand column with the proper definitions of 12 words in the right hand column. Use the pull down "Select" bar to choose the correct letter match.
    When you hit "Submit", you will get back the correct answers, a sentence and the percentage score for correct answers.
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    Word List
    1) calculation
    2) aileron
    3) glide
    4) velocity
    5) turbulence
    6) prototype
    7) propeller
    8) glider
    9) aviation
    10) experiment
    11) altitude
    12) aerodynamic
    Definition List
    A)  Dealing with the motion of gaseous fluids (air) and with forces acting on bodies in motion relative to fluids (adjective)
    B)  A movable surface of an aircraft wing used to control roll and perform banks (noun)
    C)  The vertical distance of an object above sea level: position at a height (noun)
    D)  The design, development, production, operation or use of aircraft (noun)
    E)  The process of determining by mathematical study; the result of informed and careful study (noun)
    F)  A tentative procedure; an operation carried out under controlled conditions; the process of testing (noun)
    G)  To move smoothly, continuously and effortlessly; to descend gradually without engine power (verb)
    H)  A motor-less aircraft launched by towing or by catapult (noun)
    I)  A device having a revolving hub with radiating blades for moving forward (noun)
    J)  The original or model on which something is based of formed; pattern (adjective)
    K)  Irregular atmospheric motion especially by up and down currents (noun)
    L)  Rate of motion or action: speed; rapidity (noun)