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MEGA Elementary Education ELA Subtest: Practice & Study Guide

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    What Is Language?
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    What Is Language?

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Refer to this extensive study guide if you are preparing to take the Missouri Educator Gateway Assessments (MEGA) Elementary Education English Language Arts (ELA) Subtest exam. This course provides a thorough review of all topics you can expect to be tested on when you sit for this exam.
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23 Chapters in MEGA Elementary Education ELA Subtest: Practice & Study Guide

23 chapters in MEGA Elementary Education ELA Subtest: Practice & Study Guide

Ch 1. Language, Literacy & Communication {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[12752].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is Language? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Nativist Perspective and Language Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9129].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9129].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Language Acquisition: Definition, Theories & Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Stages of Language Development: Pre-Linguistic and Symbolic Language Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9127].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9127].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Linguistics: Language Development in Children Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1839].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1839].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Language Skills in Children: Development, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5809].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5809].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Characteristics of Speech Sound Errors: Speech & Communication Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Effects of Environment and Culture on Language Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9128].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9128].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Phonics? - Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65561].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65561].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Relationship Between Decoding & Encoding in Phonics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64525].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64525].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Alphabetic Principle & Learning to Read Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50510].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50510].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Comparing Phonologically Regular & Irregular Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65562].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65562].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Syllables: Types & Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[150721].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[150721].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - High Frequency Words: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Teaching Phonics: Sound-Spelling, Blending & Dictation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64524].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64524].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Phonics Assessment: Tools & Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57568].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57568].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Morphology of English: Definition & Studies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Spelling & Word Patterns: Prefixes, Suffixes & Root Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35758].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35758].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Using Affixes and Roots to Find the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Spelling: Words That Sound Alike (Homonyms & Homophones) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - What Are Synonyms & Antonyms? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35747].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35747].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Reading Comprehension? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Teach Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44482].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44482].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Strategies for Scaffolding Reading Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Strategies for Assessing Reading Materials Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44409].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44409].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How a Student's Background Affects Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65580].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65580].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Different Types of Writing Styles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Language Structure & Text Features in Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Literary Forms & Genres: How They Affect Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48843].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48843].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Connections Between Reading & Writing for Children Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54497].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54497].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Oral Fluency & Its Relationship to Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65571].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65571].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Steps in Learning to Read Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50511].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50511].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Strategies for Improving Reading Rate & Accuracy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65572].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65572].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Strategies for Teaching Automaticity & Fluency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[64526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Prosody: Definition, Elements & Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65573].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65573].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Techniques for Assessing Student Fluency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57570].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57570].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Activities that Promote Reading Fluency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49584].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[49584].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Connection Between Vocabulary & Reading Comprehension Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53984].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53984].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Vocabulary Words & Reading Comprehension: Teaching Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44406].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44406].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Teach Vocabulary Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31807].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31807].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Strategies for Acquiring and Using New Vocabulary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21824].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21824].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Using Reference Materials for Vocabulary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Selecting Words for Vocabulary Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61134].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[61134].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How Grammar & Word Form Impact Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65578].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65578].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Effective Techniques for Vocabulary Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57569].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57569].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Literary Genres: Definition, Types, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18193].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18193].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Fable, Folktale, Myth, Legend: Differences and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8284].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8284].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Folk Literature: Definition & Books Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20837].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20837].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Modern Fantasy Literature? - Definition, Authors & Novels Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Drama? - Terms, Time Periods and Styles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9047].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9047].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Elements of Drama: Characters, Plot, Setting & Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9049].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9049].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Elements of Poetry: Rhymes & Sounds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37997].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37997].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is Children's Literature? - History, Themes & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8034].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8034].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Analyze a Literary Passage: A Step-by-Step Guide Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Fiction? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29252].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29252].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Interpreting Literary Meaning: How to Use Text to Guide Your Interpretation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Characterization: Character Roles & Dialogue in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29253].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29253].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Plot in Fiction: Definition, Parts & Subplots Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29254].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29254].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Setting in Literature: Definition, Importance & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20742].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20742].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Drawing Inferences in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29257].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29257].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Analyzing Theme Development in a Text: Characters, Setting & Plot Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22670].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22670].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How Fiction Draws on Themes from Other Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23213].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23213].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How Different Genres Approach Similar Themes & Topics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235403].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235403].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Informational Text? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22355].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22355].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Nonfiction? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28692].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28692].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Technical Text: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22405].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22405].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Literary Nonfiction: Biographies & Autobiographies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28695].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28695].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Evaluating Sources for Reliability, Credibility, and Worth Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18852].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18852].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Author Credibility: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5973].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5973].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Drawing Inferences from Informational Texts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63640].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63640].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Identify Relationships Between General & Specific Ideas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Textual Evidence & Interpreting an Informational Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44414].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44414].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Objective Summary of Informational Text: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235407].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235407].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Evaluating an Author's Point of View Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How to Analyze Graphic Information Inside a Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31238].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31238].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Are Connotation and Denotation? - Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Understanding Words By Their Relationships Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22073].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22073].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Meaning of Words: Figurative, Connotative & Technical Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235413].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235413].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Impact of Word Choice on Meaning and Tone Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26980].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26980].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Organize an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Writing: Main Idea, Thesis Statement & Topic Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Thesis Development: Steps and Instructions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15529].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15529].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Essay Introduction: Write a Thesis and Capture Your Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1359].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1359].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Write a Strong Essay Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1360].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1360].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Write and Use Transition Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1361].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1361].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Structure an Argument in Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How To Write Effective Conclusions: Importance and Elements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15902].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15902].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Structure Paragraphs in an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2914].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2914].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Structure Sentences in an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1326].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1326].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - How to Use Sources to Write Essays and Evaluate Evidence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1324].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1324].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Narrative Writing? - Definition, Types, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20631].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20631].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Narrative Techniques in Writing: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15356].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15356].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is a Narrative Hook? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20780].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20780].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Frame Narrative: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5948].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5948].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Narrative Essay: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Narrative Techniques: Dialogue, Pacing, Description & Reflection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20370].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20370].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How Transitions Show Shifts, Sequence & Relationships in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20371].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20371].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Use Descriptive Details & Sensory Language in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20372].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20372].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Concluding Your Narrative with Reflection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20373].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20373].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Quantitative vs. Qualitative Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2837].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2837].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Answer a Question with a Research Project Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27967].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27967].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Tips for Locating Research Materials Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using Search Engines for Online Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Academic Sources: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3714].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3714].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Primary & Secondary Research: Definition, Differences & Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11766].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11766].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Supporting Your Message With Primary and Secondary Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Summarizing Categorical Data using Tables Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11059].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11059].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Quoting, Paraphrasing and Summarizing Your Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Analyzing, Applying, and Drawing Conclusions From Research to Make Recommendations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Assessing the Reliability and Validity of Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21500].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21500].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Avoid Plagiarism: When to Cite Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Journal Article Citations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1340].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1340].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Citations from Authored Books, Edited Books and Revised Books Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1341].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1341].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Citations from Magazines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1342].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1342].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Online Sources: Definition & Citations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3667].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3667].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Use Reference Material in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Make In-Text Citations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What is MLA Format? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1346].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1346].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Format APA Citations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1347].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1347].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What Is the Chicago Citation Style? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1348].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1348].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Write Well: What Makes Writing Good? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1306].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1306].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Verb Tense & Subject-Verb Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Are Personal Pronouns? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Commas: Correct Usage & Basic Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Punctuation: Using Colons, Semicolons & Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Sentence Clarity: How to Write Clear Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Identify the Subject of a Sentence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Sentence Fragments, Comma Splices and Run-on Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Subject-Verb Agreement: Using Uncommon Singular and Plural Nouns and Pronouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Comma Usage: Avoid Confusion in Clauses & Contrasting Sentence Parts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Independent & Dependent Clauses: Subordination & Coordination Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Pronouns: Relative, Reflexive, Interrogative & Possessive Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - How to Write Logical Sentences and Avoid Faulty Comparisons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1319].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1319].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - How to Edit and Improve Essay Content Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1369].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1369].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Editing for Mechanics: Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3710].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3710].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Proofread an Essay for Spelling and Grammar Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1370].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1370].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Self-Editing: Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3708].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3708].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Common Writing Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15532].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15532].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Avoid Redundancy in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Write Better by Improving Your Sentence Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1327].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1327].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Adapting to Your Audience During and After Your Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17976].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17976].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Patterns of Organization for Persuasive Speeches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Persuasive Speaking: Purpose and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28716].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28716].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Art of Persuasion in Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19362].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19362].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Patterns of Organization for Informative Speeches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19122].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19122].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Effective Research Strategies: Speaking to Your Audience & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18848].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18848].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Types of Supporting Materials for a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18850].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18850].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Using Vocal Qualities to Convey Meaning in Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Role of Nonverbal Communication During Speech Delivery Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20030].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20030].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Critical Listening & Thinking: Evaluating Others' Speeches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18439].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18439].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Causal and Analogical Reasoning: Impact on Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19002].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19002].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Communication & Collaboration in Academic Discussions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[235429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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