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Word Origins. Which of these words probably comes from the Latin word aequus meaning “same, even or equal”. A . unequal B . equestrian C. question D. aerobics. Which of these words probably comes from the Latin word pendo meaning “hang”. A . pencil B . pentagon C. pendant

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Which of these words probably comes from the latin word aequus meaning same even or equal
Which of these words probably comes from the Latin word aequus meaning “same, even or equal”.

  • A. unequal

  • B. equestrian

  • C. question

  • D. aerobics


Which of these words probably comes from the latin word pendo meaning hang
Which of these words probably comes from the Latin word pendo meaning “hang”.

  • A. pencil

  • B. pentagon

  • C. pendant

  • D. open


Which of these words probably comes from the greek word aster meaning star
Which of these words probably comes from the Greek word aster meaning “star”.

  • A. astronomy

  • B. actor

  • C. stress

  • D. stair


There was an inscription on the inside of the wedding band
There was an inscription on the inside of the wedding band.

The word inscription contains the Latin root script. What does script mean?

  • A. forget

  • B. need

  • C. hang

  • D. write


Lewis and clark explored the unknown territory
Lewis and Clark explored the unknown territory.

The word territory contains the Latin root terr. What does terr mean?

  • A. anger

  • B. land

  • C. terror

  • D. water


Which of these words probably comes from the greek word skopein meaning to see
Which of these words probably comes from the Greek word skopeinmeaning “to see”.

  • A. spoke

  • B. open

  • C. telescope

  • D. scorpion


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