Quiz: Can You Spell These 21 Words That Start With The Letter "C"?

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Think you can "C" the right answer?

A test designed to prove your knowledge on words that start with "C". Definitions will be given but it's your job to find the right "C" answer!

 Jan 09, 2018
1 of 15Pick one!
To break apart and fall down suddenly.
collapse
collaspe
callapse
2 of 15Pick one!
The ability to hold or contain people or things.
capacity
capasity
capacitie
3 of 15Pick one!
A hardened or thickened part of the skin.
callus
callas
callous
4 of 15Pick one!
A type of tape listened to in the 90s.
cassette
casette
5 of 15Pick one!
Without definite or serious intention; careless or offhand; passing.
casually
cazual
causually
6 of 15Pick one!
A deep valley with steep sides, often with a stream flowing through it.
canyon
cannon
7 of 15Pick one!
An orange vegetable that helps your sight.
carat
carrot
caret
8 of 15Pick one!
A minor part played by a prominent performer in a single scene of a movie.
cameo
comaeo
camo
9 of 15Pick one!
A title of the Roman emperors from Augustus to Hadrian, a salad.
Caesar
Ceasar
Caezar
10 of 15Pick one!
An ancient military engine for hurling stones, arrows, etc.
catapulled
chatapult
catapult
11 of 15Pick one!
A bar or wine shop, esp in a Spanish-speaking country
Cantina
Canteena
Catina
12 of 15Pick one!
An insect that can emerge from the soil every 17 years.
cycadas
cicadas
cicidas
13 of 15Pick one!
To fill or close seams or cracks in homes.
caulk
cauck
calck
14 of 15Pick one!
A fact that affects a situation.
circomestance
circumstanse
circumstance
15 of 15Pick one!
A chart that let's you know what day it is.
calinder
caleandar
calendar
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