3rd Grade Vocabulary Words


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Writing 'in.' instead of 'inches' is an example of which of the following?

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1. What do you call the punctuation mark that indicates possession in 'Cindy's dog'?

2. Which of the following types of sentences asks a question?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Discover what you know about 3rd grade vocabulary words with these interactive study assessments. You'll be answering quiz questions on particular things like how to write something in a simple way and how you use punctuation to show possession.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet goals are as follows:

  • Determine which type of sentence asks something
  • Identify the term for the letters added to the end of a word to impact its meaning
  • Assess a scenario where a student is writing a paper for a certain reason

Skills Practiced

The following skills will be covered:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding a given example of a student trying to convince his teacher of something and correctly interpret what type of writing it would be
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what comes at the end of a word and changes its meaning
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on 3rd grade vocabulary words

Additional Learning

For more on reading and writing at this grade level, review the accompanying lesson named 3rd Grade Vocabulary Words. The lesson will cover the following study objectives:

  • Understand what antonyms are
  • Recognize how a caption is used
  • Define these words: declarative, exclamatory, opinion
  • Understand what a predicate is
  • Determine what prefixes are
  • Know what a root word is