Click on the correct answer in the quiz below.
Then see if you can find the word in your newspaper -- the print edition, the website or the digital edition and copy the sentence for context. NOTE: High School words are much harder to find!
1. To make sure or certain of something (usually some future event or condition).
2. Progress toward a goal.
3. Formally put an end to (a system, practice, or institution)
4. A form of acrobatic display which involves the dramatic bending and flexing of the human body.
5. The smaller number or part, esp. a number that is less than half the whole number