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Virginia Communication & Literacy Assessment (VCLA): Practice & Study Guide

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Study this convenient test prep guide to get ready for the Virginia Communication and Literary Assessment exam. The course's video lessons and quizzes will help you review the material and practice the types of questions you'll find on the test.
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10 chapters in Virginia Communication & Literacy Assessment (VCLA): Practice & Study Guide

Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - How to Explain the Main Point through Supporting Details Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Determining the Sequence of Events or Steps in a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31585].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31585].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Finding Specific Details in a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44402].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44402].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Supporting Details: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5968].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5968].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Analyze the Purpose of a Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31234].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31234].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Find Cause and Effect in a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31583].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31583].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Compare & Contrast Ideas in a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44399].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44399].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Recognize Implied Relationships in a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44400].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44400].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Drawing Conclusions from a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[32877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Recognize Attitude Expressed by the Author Towards a Subject Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44416].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44416].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Recognizing Biases, Assumptions & Stereotypes in Written Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44413].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44413].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Analyze an Argument's Effectiveness & Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31235].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31235].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Analyze Two Texts Related by Theme or Topic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31236].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31236].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Analyze Two Texts with Opposing Arguments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31237].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31237].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Evaluate Reasoning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1332].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
Lesson 8 - Fact vs. Persuasion vs. Informed Opinion in Nonfiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is a Summary? - Definition & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Quoting, Paraphrasing and Summarizing Your Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Summarizing Information to Demonstrate Understanding Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56408].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56408].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Arrange Ideas in a Reading Selection in an Outline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31581].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31581].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Graphic Organizer: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5771].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5771].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Interpreting Graphics in Persuasive & Functional Texts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56454].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56454].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - 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 - Structuring Paragraphs and Sentences: Tips and Tricks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15531].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15531].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Organizational Patterns for Writing: Purpose and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13048].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13048].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 - Writing: Main Idea, Thesis Statement & Topic Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1322].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Sentence Structure: Identify and Avoid 'Mixed Structure' Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Write Strong Transitions and Transitional Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1334].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1334].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Structure Sentences in an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1326].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1326].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Structure Paragraphs in an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2914].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2914].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Organize an Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Avoid Redundancy in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Sentence Fragments, Comma Splices and Run-on Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].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 - Subject-Verb Agreement: Using Uncommon Singular and Plural Nouns and Pronouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Complex Subject-Verb Agreement: Inverted Order, Compound Subjects & Interrupting Phrases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27518].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27518].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Are Personal Pronouns? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Pronouns: Relative, Reflexive, Interrogative & Possessive Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Possessive Pronouns & Contractions: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Demonstrative Pronouns: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59040].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[59040].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is an Antecedent? - Definition, Meaning & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Compound Antecedents: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Personal Pronouns and Antecedents: Number Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6424].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6424].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Modifier: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Comparison of Adjectives & Adverbs: Examples, Sentences & Exercises Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Capitalization Rules in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].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 - Commonly Confused Words in English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Question Mark: Definition & Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].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
Lesson 10 - Using Hyphens, Brackets, Ellipses & Quotation Marks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Spelling: Words That Sound Alike (Homonyms & Homophones) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Sentence Clarity: How to Write Clear Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Writing Revision: How to Fix Mistakes in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Syntax in Writing: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4862].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4862].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Identify Errors in Adjectives, Adverbs, Nouns & Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35752].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35752].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Identifying Errors in Agreement for Nouns & Pronouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54168].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54168].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Are Misplaced Modifiers and Dangling Modifiers? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How to Write Better by Improving Your Sentence Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1327].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1327].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Identifying Errors in Sentence Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Identify Wrong Word Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[35757].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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