Spelling: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Words beginning with st... (Questions)

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Stare at the little mouse on the stair - with clogs on. Check your spelling skills of words beginning with st.

"The vision must be followed by the venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps - we must step up the stairs." - Vance Havner.

1. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Ability to withstand an applied stress
[ ] streancth
[ ] streangth
[ ] strength
[ ] strenkth
2. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Lower in rank or importance
[ ] suboardinate
[ ] suboirdinate
[ ] subourdinate
[ ] subordinate
3. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
An arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated
[ ] subteraction
[ ] subbtraction
[ ] subttraction
[ ] subtraction
4. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
The achievement of one's aim or goal
[ ] success
[ ] sucess
[ ] succes
[ ] sucese
5. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
One or more letters or sounds added at the end of a word to modify the word's meaning
[ ] sufefix
[ ] suffaix
[ ] suffix
[ ] suffex
6. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Without fail; certainly, undoubtedly; with confidence
[ ] surelly
[ ] surrely
[ ] surrelly
[ ] surely
7. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Something not expected
[ ] surprise
[ ] surpreise
[ ] suprise
[ ] surpriese
8. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Resembling a dream
[ ] sureeal
[ ] surreal
[ ] surreel
[ ] sureal
9. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
To examine with reference to condition, situation, value, etc
[ ] survey
[ ] surevey
[ ] surviey
[ ] surveiy
10. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
A character or glyph representing an idea, concept or object
[ ] symbol
[ ] symnbol
[ ] syimbol
[ ] simbol
Spelling: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Words beginning with st... (Answers)
1. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Ability to withstand an applied stress
[ ] streancth
[ ] streangth
[x] strength
[ ] strenkth
2. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Lower in rank or importance
[ ] suboardinate
[ ] suboirdinate
[ ] subourdinate
[x] subordinate
3. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
An arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated
[ ] subteraction
[ ] subbtraction
[ ] subttraction
[x] subtraction
4. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
The achievement of one's aim or goal
[x] success
[ ] sucess
[ ] succes
[ ] sucese
5. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
One or more letters or sounds added at the end of a word to modify the word's meaning
[ ] sufefix
[ ] suffaix
[x] suffix
[ ] suffex
6. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Without fail; certainly, undoubtedly; with confidence
[ ] surelly
[ ] surrely
[ ] surrelly
[x] surely
7. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Something not expected
[x] surprise
[ ] surpreise
[ ] suprise
[ ] surpriese
8. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Resembling a dream
[ ] sureeal
[x] surreal
[ ] surreel
[ ] sureal
9. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
To examine with reference to condition, situation, value, etc
[x] survey
[ ] surevey
[ ] surviey
[ ] surveiy
10. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
A character or glyph representing an idea, concept or object
[x] symbol
[ ] symnbol
[ ] syimbol
[ ] simbol