Latin Derivatives

Words #181-240

Latin 2 Quizzes

Eugene R. Moutoux

Eastern High School, Louisville, KY 40243

 
Latin 2 Quiz 19: Derivatives #181-190

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. pledge of property, given as security to the person or agency that has lent money

____________ 2. an economic system in which all property is communal

____________ 3. warm; friendly; heartfelt

____________ 4. to make ashamed

____________ 5. destined to die

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6.The former cordiality between the two schools has been replaced by ____________ and distrust.

7. Pure ____________ cannot exist because its advocates, having no basis for doing or not doing anything, would constantly have as much reason to choose to die as to live.

8. He liked the ocean, the palm trees, and the cool, clear days; still he missed the ____________ verdancy of the Midwest.

9. A ____________ meets not only dead people in his business but many living ones as well.

10. For some people, nature is a church; for them, __________ with nature is a form of prayer.

 

cordial mortal mortify nihilism communism
estival discord mortician mortgage commune

 

Latin 2 Quiz 20: Derivatives #191-200

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. breathing

____________ 2. to lose hope

____________ 3. unfairly favoring one person, group, or party over another

____________ 4. unreasoningly supportive of a single person, party, or cause

____________ 5. a person who is ambitious for a position or seeks an honor, etc.

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. In the phrase "the man eating a sandwich," the word "eating" is a present active ____________.

7. The old hermit ate little. On days when he was hungry, he ____________ of food; on most days, he fasted.

8. Robespierre's fellow conspirators ____________ against him and brought about his arrest and execution.

9. Pope Leo X ____________ Martin Luther in 1521 when the latter denied the inerrancy of the pope and of church councils.

10. Some former Latin students can still quote the opening lines of De Bello Gallico, in which Julius Caesar describes the ____________ division of Gaul.

 

excommunicate partisan conspire partiality despair
partake of tripartite respiration participle aspirant

 

Latin 2 Quiz 21: Derivatives #201-210

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. a noisy quarrel or fight

____________ 2. skill in saying and doing the right things so as not to offend people

____________ 3. able to be felt by touch

____________ 4. dishonorable; mean; base

____________ 5. to produce; to cause to be

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. Driving ____________ can result in large fines, imprisonment, and loss of driver's license.

7. When a pharmaceutical patent on a medicine expires, other companies are free to produce ____________ duplicates, which are typically much less expensive than the original product.

8. They insisted in knowing all that had ____________ during their absence.

9. The students argued that censorship by teachers and administrators ____________ upon their right of free speech.

10. If you draw a straight line from the point where a ____________ touches a circle to the center of the circle, you will get two right angles every time.

 

tangent infringe ignoble fracas generate
tangible transpire tact infraction generic

 

Latin 2 Quiz 22: Derivatives #211-220

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. a compelling, recurring idea or feeling over which one has little control; idée fixe

____________ 2. characterized by much sitting

____________ 3. to estimate the value of for taxation

____________ 4. of or like a brother; brotherly

____________ 5. (that which is) left over after most has been removed

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. The boss maintained that associating with representatives of rival firms was ____________ with the enemy.

7. Is it customary to ____________ patients before administering a general anesthetic?

8. When light enters water at an oblique angle, ____________ occurs.

9. Even the most ____________ workers make mistakes now and then. So what do you expect from lazy ol' me?

10. They collected stream water, allowed it to settle, and checked the ____________ for traces of gold.

 

sedate fraternize sedentary assess assiduous
fraternal refraction obsession sediment residual

 

Latin 2 Quiz 23: Derivatives #221-230

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. unable to be changed

____________ 2. heated argument; quarrel

____________ 3. of or pertaining to a sister

____________ 4. to support with a grant of money

____________ 5. to cause to be dropped from use or set aside; displace

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. If unselfishness is a yardstick of happiness, then ____________ are among the happiest people.

7. The defense hoped to ____________ the adverse testimony by attacking the credibility of the witness.

8. The lightening ceased, the rain ____________, the fans returned to their seats, and the game resumed.

9. During World Wars I and II, Switzerland maintained the ____________ that it had established in the 16th century.

10. The marriage was ____________ on the grounds that one of the parties had not intended to enter a binding relationship.

 

sororal unalterable annul supercede altruist
neutralize subsidize altercation neutrality subside

 

Latin 2 Quiz 24: Derivatives #231-240

Choose all words from the box below. No word should be used more than once.

A. Fill in the blanks with the words defined.

____________ 1. complete agreement

____________ 2. the theory that only the self is real or that only the self is a valid object of knowledge

____________ 3. without legal force

____________ 4. silent and withdrawn because of bad humor

____________ 5. one of a kind; having no like or equal

B. Fill in the blanks with appropriate words, altered if necessary to make them grammatically correct.

6. The people of a ____________ have no means of exercising political power short of violent protest (armed revolution) or nonviolent demonstration, both of which jeopardize life and liberty.

7. Playwrights use the ____________ in order to disclose a character's thoughts to the audience but not to the other characters in the play.

8. The intolerant outbursts of the respective leaders ____________ the month-long efforts of subordinate officials to reach an amicable settlement.

9. Self-incrimination and despair being ____________ to him, he attributed the accident to bad luck and went on with his everyday business.

10. Hermits live a life of ____________, with little or no contact with other human beings.

 

sullen unique solipsism unanimity null
totalitarian alien nullify solitude soliloquy
 
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