Common Core: 1st Grade English Language Arts : Identify Frequently Occurring Root Words: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.1.4.C

Study concepts, example questions & explanations for Common Core: 1st Grade English Language Arts

varsity tutors app store varsity tutors android store

All Common Core: 1st Grade English Language Arts Resources

2 Diagnostic Tests 53 Practice Tests Question of the Day Flashcards Learn by Concept

Example Questions

Example Question #1 : Identify Frequently Occurring Root Words: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.1.4.C

Select the word that has a root word and a prefix.

Possible Answers:

hungry 

unlock

walk

take

Correct answer:

unlock

Explanation:

A root word is a basic word that a prefix or a suffix can be added to. 

Of our answer choices, "unlock" is the correct answer. "Lock" is the root word and "un" is a prefix. 

Example Question #2 : Identify Frequently Occurring Root Words: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.1.4.C

Select the word that has a root word and a prefix.

 

Possible Answers:

retake 

cape

toe

sweet

Correct answer:

retake 

Explanation:

A root word is a basic word that a prefix or a suffix can be added to. 

Of our answer choices, "retake" is the correct answer. "Take" is the root word and "re" is a prefix. 

Example Question #3 : Identify Frequently Occurring Root Words: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.1.4.C

Select the word that has a root word and a prefix.

Possible Answers:

rent

prepaid

butter 

handshake 

Correct answer:

prepaid

Explanation:

A root word is a basic word that a prefix or a suffix can be added to. 

Of our answer choices, "prepaid" is the correct answer. "Paid" is the root word and "pre" is a prefix. 

All Common Core: 1st Grade English Language Arts Resources

2 Diagnostic Tests 53 Practice Tests Question of the Day Flashcards Learn by Concept
Learning Tools by Varsity Tutors