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Posted by on Monday, May 13, 2013 at 6:47pm.

1. The word centuries contains the Latin root cent-, meaning "hundred." Which of the following words contains the same root?

center
accent
decent
percent

2. The word mark is an Anglo-Saxon word meaning "boundary." Which of the following words does NOT contain this root?

market
demarcation
remarkable
bookmark

3. A poem's meter and rhythm are especially notable when it is

read out loud
historically accurate
filled with sensory details
written in free verse

My answers:
1. percent
2. demarcation
3. read out loud

  • language arts - , Monday, May 13, 2013 at 6:49pm

    I agree with you for 1 and 3.

  • language arts - , Monday, May 13, 2013 at 6:54pm

    ok so would 2 be market ?

  • language arts - , Monday, May 13, 2013 at 7:15pm

    Right.

    You'll find this site useful.

    http://www.etymonline.com/

  • language arts - , Monday, May 13, 2013 at 7:21pm

    Thanks!

  • language arts - , Monday, May 13, 2013 at 7:27pm

    You're welcome.

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