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Grade 3 Defining Words
When a detective investigates, he/she               
  1. goes shopping
  2. looks for clues
  3. takes a walk
Grade 3 Defining Words
The meaning of "preheat" is:
  1. to heat before
  2. to heat again
  3. to not heat
  4. the opposite of heat
Grade 3 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.3.4
something an author did in the past
  1. grew
  2. continued
  3. wrote
  4. shouted
Grade 3 Defining Words
If someone has fame, they are                         
  1. well known by many people
  2. young
  3. not well known
Grade 3 Defining Words
a warm bed covering made of padding
  1. fireworks
  2. quilt
  3. atom bomb
  4. memorial
Grade 3 Defining Words
When you applaud for someone, you                
  1. clap for them
  2. say hello
  3. give them a ride
Grade 3 Defining Words
Where should you look to find the meaning of a word?
  1. an atlas
  2. thesaurus
  3. dictionary
  4. encyclopedia
Grade 3 Defining Words
What is the correct meaning of a BURROW?
  1. a hole or tunnel small animals use
  2. to ask for money
  3. to send up in the air
Grade 3 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.3.4
having less than anyone or anything else
  1. joined
  2. least
  3. cents
  4. most
Grade 3 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.3.4
a system of rules in a country or community
  1. equal
  2. law
  3. symbols
  4. statement
Grade 3 Defining Words
What is the correct meaning of LAUNCHING?
  1. to dig a deep hole
  2. having no people living there
  3. sending up in the air
Grade 3 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.3.4
an outer layer or covering
  1. wire
  2. gas
  3. skin
  4. coast
Grade 3 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.3.4
organs for hearing
  1. foot
  2. ears
  3. skin
  4. wear
Grade 3 Defining Words CCSS: CCRA.L.4, L.3.4
used to open a lock
  1. information
  2. foot
  3. key
  4. wire
Grade 3 Defining Words
A feast is a                 .
  1. place to sleep
  2. type of animal
  3. fancy meal
  4. all of the above
Grade 3 Defining Words
                is a type of adaptation that animals use to protect themselves, by pretending to be another animal.
  1. Mimicry
  2. Pretended
  3. Predator
  4. Mammal
Grade 3 Defining Words
What is the meaning of trapped?
  1. caught
  2. catch
  3. turned
  4. tarp
Grade 3 Defining Words
A goal is something desired, an aim.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 3 Defining Words
Far away:
  1. different
  2. distinct
  3. distint
  4. distant
Grade 3 Defining Words
What is the correct meaning of UNINHABITATED?
  1. a helpless or difficult position
  2. having no people living there
  3. a hole or tunnel
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