Latin Derivatives

Words #61-120

Latin 2 Quizzes

Eugene R. Moutoux

Eastern High School, Louisville, KY 40243

 
Latin 2 Quiz 7: Derivatives #61-70

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 final request, offer, or demand, the rejection of which will bring about a break in relations or result in punitive actions

____________ 2. a statement in a legal document stipulating a condition

____________ 3. 1) tough tissue connecting bones and holding organs in place; 2) tie, bond

____________ 4. to make someone afraid

____________ 5. the base on which a column or a statue stands

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

6. As far as we know, ____________ velocity is 186,282 miles per second (the speed of light).

7. When his ____________ reached the point of speechlessness, his parents sought professional help.

8. The cardiac ____________ securely in place, the physician allowed the chief surgeon allowed the resident to complete the operation.

9. ____________ people, we are told, begin early to put aside money for retirement.

10. After World War II, the Allied Powers divided Germany into four ____________ zones of military occupation.

 

pedestal ligament ultimate proviso ligature
timidity provisional ultimatum intimidate provident

 

Latin 2 Quiz 8 Derivatives #71-80

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. enemy; opponent

____________ 2. 1) the quality of being suitable under the circumstances; 2) acting out of self-interest instead of doing what is right

____________ 3. royal; of or fit for a king

____________ 4. 1) a list of ancestors; 2) line of descent; ancestry

____________ 5. an instrument used by runners and walkers to measure the distance they run or walk

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

6. The captains of industry were ____________ for three days by a host of community leaders, including the mayor and her staff.

7. Smoking ____________ running by restricting the flow of oxygen from the lungs to the blood

8. Having obtained the crown by killing his brother, Claudius is himself the victim of ____________ at the hands of the dying Hamlet.

9. Effective manufacturers are always searching for ways to ____________ production and delivery.

10. After months of research, the vice-president in charge of accounting thinks she has found the most ____________ manner of dealing with overdue accounts.

 

expeditious regicide expediency regal pedigree
regale adversary pedometer impede expedite

 

Latin 2 Quiz 9: Derivatives #81-90

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 disputed

____________ 2. to overthrow; ruin; undermine

____________ 3. unintentional, caused by oversight

____________ 4. to pass or move across or through

____________ 5. opposed (to)

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

6. They hoped to ____________ the flow of the river away from the already severely eroded shore.

7. His best ballads are ____________ of ancient Greek and Roman myths.

8. ____________ winds made it necessary for us to change our course.

9. Among high school students who work during the school year, one expects to find an ____________ relationship between hours worked and grades earned; that is, as the hours go up, the grades go down.

10. The ex-con ____________ to a life of crime when he lost his job.

 

divert inverse traverse averse incontrovertible
subvert adverse inadvertent versification revert

 

Latin 2 Quiz 10: Derivatives #91-100

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. economic system in which the means of production are privately owned and operated for a profit

____________ 2. end; conclusion

____________ 3. take away the right to redeem a mortgage

____________ 4. punishable by death

____________ 5. to surrender (upon stipulated conditions)

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

6. The ____________ of new evidence sent the reporters scurrying to the phones.

7. Having completed an exhaustive and exhausting three-hour presentation, she was asked by the chairman of the committee to ____________.

8. Finding himself without sufficient ____________ for routine business expenses, Oscar sold the store and moved to the West.

9. The number of stairs one is willing to climb to avoid using an elevator must say something about the severity of one's ____________.

10. She liked to drive to the old mission on cool evenings and walk along the ____________ as the missionaries of old must have done.

 

closure recapitulate capital (n.) disclosure claustrophobia
capitalism foreclose cloister capitulate capital (adj.)

 

Latin 2 Quiz 11: Derivatives #101-110

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. of or having the nature of a body; material

____________ 2. set of names used in a specific discipline

____________ 3. to shut off from others; to cut off from public view

____________ 4. to make impossible (in advance)

____________ 5. an inclined chute for carrying water downhill

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

6. The largest donation came from a ____________ millionaire living in the mountains of Idaho.

7. Please separate the coins according to ____________, and place them in the appropriate holders.

8. Now seriously overweight, the police lieutenant was told by the new chief to choose between ____________ and the retention of his position.

9. Randy's teacher suggested that he ____________ material from last semester's report on afterimages into his report on advertising.

10. "'Green River' is a ____________ if I ever heard one," she said; "this water sure looks brown to me."

 

preclude reclusive seclude corporeal corpulence
incorporate flume denomination misnomer nomenclature

 

Latin 2 Quiz 12: Derivatives #111-120

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. to delay in making a decision so as to gain time

____________ 2. used for healing wounds

____________ 3. to establish as law; to decree; to order

____________ 4. a rule or decree, especially one made by municipal or local authorities

____________ 5. excessive; much too great or too many; unrestrained

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

6. Frank is the ____________ head of the society, but his sister Katie is the person everyone looks to for leadership

7. Our coaches think that the Tigers have an excellent pass defense but are ____________ to a well-constructed running attack.

8. ____________ speaking can be effective, but only if the speaker thinks well under pressure.

9. The mayor said it was everyone's ____________ duty to take an active part in the war against drugs.

10. The English conjunction "since" can be used in a causal sense (i.e., "because") or in a ____________ sense (i.e., "from the time when").

 

ordinance temporal vulnerable civic inordinate
ordain extemporaneous temporize vulnerary nominal

 

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