Words in the News Quiz
5 Elementary Words
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. The act of exasperating or the state of being exasperated; irritation; keen or bitter anger.
2. To influence or alter.
3. To bump into or brush against while in motion.
4. A deliberate action aimed at weakening an enemy through subversion, obstruction, disruption, and/or destruction.
5. The quantity of motion of a moving body; the impetus gained by a moving object