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  • 1. English JeopardyParts of Speech Writing Prefixes Suffixes Literature 100 100 100 100 100 200 200 200 200 200 300 300 300 300 300 400 400 400 400 400 500 500 500 500 500 Final Jeopardy
  • 2. Help(1) Save a duplicate of this template.(2) Enter all answers and questions in the normal view. (view/normal)(3) Change the category headings in the normal view (view/normal)(4) View as a slideshow.(5) Use the home red button after each question.Let me know if you need more help Stacy Patrick ©Norman Herr, 2003
  • 3. A-100• Answer: A word that takes the place of a noun or a pronoun.• Question: What is a pronoun? Answer Question
  • 4. A-200• ANSWER: A word that represents a person, place or thing• QUESTION: What is a noun? Answer Question
  • 5. A-300• ANSWER: A word that describes a noun or pronoun• QUESTION: What is an adjective? Answer Question
  • 6. A-400• ANSWER: A word that modifies a verb, an adjective or an adverb• QUESTION: What is an adverb? Answer Question
  • 7. A-500• ANSWER: A verb that shows a condition or a state of being.• QUESTION: What is a linking verb? Answer Question
  • 8. B-100• ANSWER: The number of paragraphs a good essay should have.• QUESTION: What is five? Answer Question
  • 9. B-200• Answer: The first stage of the writing process.• Question: What is pre-writing? Answer Question
  • 10. B-300• Answer: Reading and checking for correctness.• Question: What is proofreading? Answer Question
  • 11. B-400• Answer: The space that should occur at the beginning of a paragraph.• Question: What is an indent, or indentation? Answer Question
  • 12. B-500• ANSWER: The last stage of the writing process• QUESTION: What is publishing? Answer Question
  • 13. C-100• ANSWER: A syllable that is attached to the beginning of a root or base word and changes the meaning of that word.• QUESTION: What is a prefix? Answer Question
  • 14. C-200• ANSWER: “pre-”• QUESTION: What is a prefix that means “before?” Answer Question
  • 15. C-300ANSWER: A prefix that means“to go across”QUESTION: What is “trans-?” Answer Question
  • 16. C-400• ANSWER: A prefix that means “with”• QUESTION: What is “con-?” Answer Question
  • 17. C-500• ANSWER: The meaning of the prefixes dis-, il-, im-, in-, un-, and non-• QUESTION: What is “not?” Answer Question
  • 18. D-100• ANSWER: One of the suffixes that makes a word plural• QUESTION: What is “-s” or “es?” Answer Question
  • 19. D-200• ANSWER: A suffix that represents the most of something.• QUESTION: What is “-est?” Answer Question
  • 20. D-300• ANSWER: A suffix that changes the meaning of a verb to show a process (puts it in the progressive tense).• QUESTION: What is “-ing?” Answer Question
  • 21. D-400ANSWER: A suffix thatchanges a verb to the pastparticipleQUESTION: What is “-ed?” Answer Question
  • 22. D-500• ANSWER: Suffix that means “more.”• QUESTION: What is “-er” or “-ier?” Answer Question
  • 23. E-100• ANSWER: The name of the genre that tells a story.• QUESTION: What is “fiction?” Answer Question
  • 24. E-200• ANSWER: A story about someone’s life.• QUESTION: What is a biography? Answer Question
  • 25. E-300• ANSWER: A type of story that includes unrealistic, impossible, often dreamlike effects.• QUESTION: What is a fantasy? Answer Question
  • 26. E-400• ANSWER: The turning point, or moment of highest “drama” in a story or play.• QUESTION: What is the crisis or climax? Answer Question
  • 27. E-500• ANSWER: The alphabetical listing of the contents of a book.• QUESTION: What is the index? Answer Question
  • 28. FINAL JEOPARDY• ANSWER: Ms. Blankenship’s favorite food.• QUESTION: What is chocolate? Answer Question