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Seventh Grade (Grade 7) Context Clues Questions

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Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.R.4, RI.7.4

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In paragraph five, the passage says the Bulls had retired Michael Jordan's number. What does that mean?
  1. ceased to use the number on the team
  2. gave his number to someone else
  3. ended his work agreement with them
  4. canceled his debt with the team
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.R.4, RI.7.4

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Which choice best describes the meaning of the word ELECTRIFYING as it is used in paragraph four?
  1. pass an electric current through something
  2. be very impressive
  3. cause a lot of tension
  4. stir up a lot of negative energy
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.7.4a
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.6, L.7.6
A list or plan
  1. Apathy
  2. Condemn
  3. Agenda
  4. Convention
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.7.4a
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.7.4a
A gathering of people for a common interest.
  1. Amorphous
  2. Agenda
  3. Complete
  4. Convention
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.6, L.7.6
Complete; All or nearly all
  1. comprehensive
  2. arrogant
  3. blueprint
  4. convention
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.7.4a
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.7.4a
Grade 7 Context Clues
In the sentence below, what does the word industry mean?
The furniture industry is a significant employer for our town.
  1. small business with one owner
  2. businesses that make or sell things
  3. person who hires workers
Grade 7 Context Clues
What does the word mine mean in the following sentence?

Local people were hired to work in the mine.
  1. underground tunnels where workers dig for metal or minerals
  2. that which belongs to me
  3. a person who performs without speaking
Grade 7 Context Clues
In the sentence below, what does the word laborer mean?
The laborers arrived to work in the textile mill in the early morning hours.
  1. a worker who sits at a desk all day
  2. a person who does not have to work
  3. a worker who uses their hands, feet, or legs for pay
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.7.4a
Grade 7 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.R.1, RI.7.1

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Which detail from the text provides the best clue to the meaning of the word?
  1. a set of illicit instructions that passes itself on to other program
  2. produce bizarre screen effects.
  3. contaminating data or wiping out an entire hard drive
  4. A virus can be dealt with using a vaccine, or antivirus,
Grade 7 Context Clues
What does the word slogan mean in the following sentence:
The strikers created a slogan that said, "We want a longer lunch break."
  1. a cap used by miners on the job
  2. a machine used to dig for gold
  3. a saying used by a group of people to make their ideas known
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