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MTEL Vocational Technical Literacy Skills Test: Practice & Study Guide

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Prepare for the MTEL Vocational Technical Literacy Skills exam with this convenient online test preparation course. These simple lessons and practice quizzes cover all of the literary concepts that you'll need to know for the exam.
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16 Chapters in MTEL Vocational Technical Literacy Skills Test: Practice & Study Guide

16 chapters in MTEL Vocational Technical Literacy Skills Test: Practice & Study Guide

Ch 1. Understanding Meaning of Common Words {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[428823].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - High Frequency Words: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Abstract Words: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[84662].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[84662].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Commonly Confused Words in English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is a Synonym? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3558].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3558].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What are Antonyms? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Understanding Word Meaning Across Subject Areas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[74044].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[74044].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Determine the Meaning of Ambiguous Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39902].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39902].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Using Structural Analysis to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Using Syntax to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37317].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37317].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Author's Purpose: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Analyze the Purpose of a Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31234].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31234].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Audience in Writing? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5976].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5976].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Structure in Writing and How Does it Affect Meaning? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Showing Point of View Through Content, Word Choice & Phrasing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68862].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68862].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Are Connotation and Denotation? - Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Parts of An Argument: Claims, Counterclaims, Reasons, and Evidence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Qualifying Language: Recognition, Necessity & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[428833].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[428833].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Determining Facts vs. Opinion in a Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54605].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54605].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Assessing Writer Credibility & Bias Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56339].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56339].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Objective Writing: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22442].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22442].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Evaluating Reasoning in an Essay or Article Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What are Logical Fallacies? - Define, Identify and Avoid Them Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Writing for Your Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1368].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1368].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Impact of Word Choice on Meaning and Tone Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26980].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26980].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Choosing How to Organize Your Writing: Task, Purpose & Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23628].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23628].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Point-of-View: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Recognizing Shifts in Point of View in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[428839].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[428839].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Recognizing Distracting & Contradictory Details Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68863].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68863].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Identifying Irrelevant Sentences in a Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Topic Sentences: Identification & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Writing: Main Idea, Thesis Statement & Topic Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is a Main Verb? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Action, Linking and Auxiliary Verbs: Definitions, Functions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6426].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6426].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What are Helping Verbs? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10031].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10031].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Verbs in Indicative, Imperative, Interrogative, Conditional & Subjunctive Moods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21497].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21497].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Are Singular Verbs? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157689].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[157689].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Verb Tense & Subject-Verb Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Consistent Verb Tense? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[218733].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[218733].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Identifying Errors of Verb Tense Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10912].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Inappropriate Shifts in Verb Voice and Mood Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What Are Nouns? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Singular & Plural Nouns: Definitions, Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - What Are Possessive Nouns? - Examples, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Are Pronouns? - Types, Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5491].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5491].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Pronouns: Relative, Reflexive, Interrogative & Possessive Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Relative Pronouns: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10053].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10053].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Demonstrative Pronouns: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59040].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59040].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is an Antecedent? - Definition, Meaning & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Modifier: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What are Adverbs? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3560].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3560].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What are Adjectives? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3559].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3559].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Comparison of Adjectives & Adverbs: Examples, Sentences & Exercises Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What is a Prepositional Phrase? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10033].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10033].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Punctuation? - Rules & Signs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3698].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3698].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Punctuation: Using Colons, Semicolons & Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Commas: Correct Usage & Basic Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Comma Usage: Avoid Confusion in Clauses & Contrasting Sentence Parts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Question Mark: Definition & Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Using Hyphens, Brackets, Ellipses & Quotation Marks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Exclamation Mark: Use & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Apostrophe: Use & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5974].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5974].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Parentheses and Dashes: Correct Usage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Focus Your Essay and Respond to the Essay Prompt Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2695].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2695].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Determine the Best Audience or Readers for an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1594].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1594].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Writing for Diverse Purposes & Mediums Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78155].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78155].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Conveying Experiences, Events & Procedures in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56407].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56407].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Word Choice and Language Sets the Tone of Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Using Precise Language & Vocabulary in Informative Texts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Improve Writing Skills Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44472].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44472].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Editing for Mechanics: Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3710].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3710].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Proofread an Essay for Spelling and Grammar Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1370].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1370].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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