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PSAT Writing & Language Test: Words in Context Questions

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Which instructions BEST describe the function of Words in Context questions on the PSAT Writing and Language Test?

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1. Which of the following is NOT an example of a Words in Context question type?

2. What is a good strategy for responding to Words in Context questions?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The accompanying quiz and worksheet combo will determine your knowledge of PSAT words in context questions. Subjects that will be featured include the function of words in context questions and an example of a words in context question type.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • A good method to respond to words in context questions
  • An example of a words in context type of question
  • Description of a syntax
  • Whether or not a student should guess on a PSAT question
  • The function of words in context questions

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding PSAT context questions
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the description of a syntax
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about whether or not a student should guess on a PSAT question

Additional Learning

To understand more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson called PSAT Writing & Language Test: Words in Context Questions. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Understand the importance of style
  • Review different examples of words in context questions
  • Learn about recommended strategies for taking the PSAT Writing and Language Test
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