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Match the vocabulary words with the definitions on the right.

hardship, cartoonist, archeological, faraway, carbon, archaic, arid, artifact, starvation, arc, charcoal, caramel, marathon, varied, chariot, armor, charge, harmony

_________ A smooth, chewy, sticky confection made by heating sugar and other ingredients until the sugars polymerize and become sticky.
_________ Distant.
_________ Responsibility.
_________ A form of body protection that consists of a hard material that is worn around the vital areas of the body.
_________ Very dry.
_________ Relating to archeology.
_________ The chemical element (symbol C) with an atomic number of 6.
_________ A two wheeled, horse drawn vehicle, used in Bronze Age and Early Iron Age warfare.
_________ Impure carbon obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of oxygen.
_________ Simple past tense and past participle of vary.
_________ Agreement or accord.
_________ A general term for the prehistoric period intermediate between the earliest period ("Paleo Indian", "Paleo American", "American paleolithic", etc.) of human presence in the Western Hemisphere, and the most recent prehistoric period ("Woodland", etc.).
_________ An object made or shaped by human hand.
_________ A 42.195 kilometre (26 mile 385 yard) road race.
_________ A curve.
_________ Difficulty or trouble; hard times.
_________ Person who creates a cartoon or strip cartoons.
_________ A condition of severe suffering due to a lack of nutrition.