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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) Context Clues Questions

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Grade 9 Context Clues
Which is the best example of a mutation?
  1. a dog with fleas
  2. a cat with extra toes
  3. a camel with two humps
  4. a hamster with food in its cheeks
Grade 9 Context Clues
There are interlaced flavors of chocolate candy in the valentine present. What does the word "interlaced" mean?
  1. Meshing together
  2. Establishing the truth, to certify
  3. Looking back in time, to think about something
  4. Not the same, random
Grade 9 Context Clues
Which is the best example of a quandary?
  1. being tardy with a pass
  2. forgetting your lunch money
  3. having to sit in an assigned seat
  4. memorizing a Bible verse each week
Grade 9 Context Clues
Which is the best example of a nuisance?
  1. a fly buzzing by your ear
  2. a friend lending you a dollar
  3. a teacher postponing a test
  4. a banana that has not ripened
Grade 9 Context Clues
Talking about food bowls is a digression from our conversation about dog breeds. What does the word "digression" mean?
  1. having an extremely bad reputation
  2. to be calmly objective, or not to be influenced by feelings
  3. to be done methodically
  4. to depart off a central topic
Grade 9 Context Clues CCSS: CCRA.R.4, RI.9-10.4

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Grade 9 Context Clues
Which is the best example of impertinent behavior?
  1. turning in your homework late
  2. staying up late to watch television
  3. saying please before making a request
  4. covering your ears while someone is talking
Grade 9 Context Clues
"My love for her was extinguished." The use of extinguished tells us:
  1. the relationship is getting hot
  2. the relationship is just starting
  3. the relationship is done
  4. the relationship is fake
Grade 9 Context Clues
The song was inaudible so Mary had to turn up the volume.

In this sentence the word inaudible means:
  1. able to be heard
  2. able to be seen
  3. unable to be heard
  4. unable to be seen
Grade 9 Context Clues
"Gabby made an appeal to the parents about buying new cheerleader uniforms." This means:
  1. She complained to them
  2. She yelled at them
  3. She asked them for help
  4. She ignored the parents
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