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

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Though he thought it through, it still failed. Check your spelling of words beginning with th.

"As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives." - Henry David Thoreau.

1. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
An apparatus used to measure temperature
[ ] thermometre
[ ] thermmometer
[ ] thermometer
[ ] thermmometre
2. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
A publication that provides synonyms (and sometimes antonyms) for the words of a given language
[ ] thesaurus
[ ] theasaurus
[ ] thaesaurus
[ ] theesaurus
3. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
'The horse t------- its rider'
[ ] threwe
[ ] through
[ ] threw
[ ] thrugh
4. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
From one side of an opening to the other
[ ] thruogh
[ ] threwe
[ ] through
[ ] threw
5. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
The quality of a sound independent of its pitch and volume
[ ] timebre
[ ] tiembre
[ ] timbrer
[ ] timbre
6. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
On the day after the present day
[ ] tomorrow
[ ] tomorow
[ ] tommorrow
[ ] tommorow
7. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
The act of traveling or sightseeing
[ ] toreism
[ ] tourism
[ ] taurism
[ ] toureism
8. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Someone who travels for pleasure rather than for business
[ ] tourist
[ ] taurist
[ ] torerist
[ ] toureist
9. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
A sporting competition in which contestants play a series of games to decide the winner
[ ] tournement
[ ] tourenament
[ ] tournament
[ ] taurnament
10. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
The commercial buying and selling of goods and services
[ ] traede
[ ] traid
[ ] traide
[ ] trade
Spelling: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Words beginning with th... (Answers)
1. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
An apparatus used to measure temperature
[ ] thermometre
[ ] thermmometer
[x] thermometer
[ ] thermmometre
2. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
A publication that provides synonyms (and sometimes antonyms) for the words of a given language
[x] thesaurus
[ ] theasaurus
[ ] thaesaurus
[ ] theesaurus
3. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
'The horse t------- its rider'
[ ] threwe
[ ] through
[x] threw
[ ] thrugh
4. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
From one side of an opening to the other
[ ] thruogh
[ ] threwe
[x] through
[ ] threw
5. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
The quality of a sound independent of its pitch and volume
[ ] timebre
[ ] tiembre
[ ] timbrer
[x] timbre
6. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
On the day after the present day
[x] tomorrow
[ ] tomorow
[ ] tommorrow
[ ] tommorow
7. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
The act of traveling or sightseeing
[ ] toreism
[x] tourism
[ ] taurism
[ ] toureism
8. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
Someone who travels for pleasure rather than for business
[x] tourist
[ ] taurist
[ ] torerist
[ ] toureist
9. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
A sporting competition in which contestants play a series of games to decide the winner
[ ] tournement
[ ] tourenament
[x] tournament
[ ] taurnament
10. Click the correct answer for the following definition.
The commercial buying and selling of goods and services
[ ] traede
[ ] traid
[ ] traide
[x] trade