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Course SummaryReview the lessons in this course to prepare for the Georgia Milestones 9th Grade Literature and Composition EOC test. Our short lessons and quizzes help you quickly study the concepts that appear on the test, and you can make sure you're ready by taking the course's final assessment.
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About This Course
Make studying for the Georgia Milestones 9th Grade Literature and Composition EOC test simple with help from this short course. Lessons provide a comprehensive overview of literature and composition concepts to ensure you understand types of literature, the writing process, how to use source materials, ways to analyze various texts and more. Each lesson is accompanied by a short self-assessment quiz designed to gauge your understanding of concepts covered. Chapter exams and a course exam are also available to reinforce the lessons. Once you've completed this course, you will be able to do the following:
- Demonstrate how to define and analyze fictional texts
- Analyze and identify types of drama
- Understand the basics of poetry, its analysis and types of poems
- Describe literary figurative language, and analyze vocabulary in literature
- Show your ability to analyze nonfiction texts and understand argumentative and informative text
- Discuss the writing process, essay structure and essay writing conventions
- Share ways to use source materials
- Explain conventions in writing related to grammar, and describe phrases and clauses
About the Exam
In Georgia, students in grade 3 through high school take tests under the Georgia Milestones Assessment System to help educators gauge their progress. High school students take the Georgia Milestones 9th Grade Literature and Composition EOC test to meet end-of-course requirements and earn credit toward graduation. This test consists of 60 items and is broken into three sections. The first and second sections are allotted 75 minutes of test time, and the third section is granted 90 minutes. Test items take the form of selected-response, constructed-response, extended constructed-response and extended writing-response. Students take the test as a final exam for the Ninth Grade Literature and Composition course. It contributes 20% to the student's final grade. Testing dates vary by school and are determined by local calendars.
Preparing & Registering for the Georgia Milestones 9th Grade Literature & Composition EOC Test
Resources in this course ensure you are able to study for the exam at a pace that suits you best. Refresh your knowledge of literature and composition concepts any time, day or night, from your computer or mobile devices. When you're ready to test your knowledge of drama types, literary figurative language, how to use source materials, conventions in writing and more, simply take short quizzes with the lessons. Chapter exams provide more comprehensive reviews of the lessons, while the course exam tests your knowledge of all lessons in this course. If you have questions about lesson concepts, don't hesitate to submit your questions to our experts. These steps can increase your ability to succeed on the test.
In order to take the exam, you must first complete the Ninth Grade Literature and Composition course. A final grade of at least 70% must be acquired after calculating the course grade and EOC score to pass the course and earn graduation credit. To find out what's needed to prepare for the test, and to learn your scheduled test date(s), talk to your course teacher or school administrator.
Georgia Milestones Assessment System tests are administered by the Georgia Department of Education, which is not affiliated with Study.com.
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