Declaration of Independence 4 Vocabulary Quiz

Click on the radio botton in front of the best definition for the word in each question. Your score will appear after you answer the last question.

 

1. annihilation
construction
nomination
announcement
destruction

 

2. tenure
giving up for a time
tendency
holding something in one's possession for a time
tenacious

 

3. obstructing
getting in the way of, hindering
abstracting
constructing a government
instructing

 

4. appropriations
taking money from states, groups, agencies
a law making body gives money to a state, group, agency
giving money to foreign countries
putting tariffs on imports

 

5. convulsions
violent acts of turmoil, shaking
revulsions
acts of kindness, giving
compulsions

 

6. dissolutions
buildings
amendments
disappointments
meltings, undoings of things

 

7. endeavoured
tried, attempted to do something
gave up
entreated, asked for
disputed, argued

 

8. judiciary
judgment
system of law making
system of courts of law
election

 

9. migration
leaving one's native land for another land
forming a new government
getting rid of a government
appointment

 

10. naturalization
the process of taking citizenship from someone
enlistment in an army
revolution
the process of granting citizenship to someone
is your scor!

 

 

 

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