Holt McDougal Literature Grade 9 Common Core Edition: Online Textbook Help

Course Summary

If you use the Holt McDougal Literature Grade 9 Common Core Edition textbook in class, this course is a great resource to supplement your studies. The course covers the same important literature concepts found in the book, but uses short videos that make the literature lessons easier to understand and more fun to learn.
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13 chapters in Holt McDougal Literature Grade 9 Common Core Edition: Online Textbook Help

Course Practice Test

Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
  • Comprehensive test covering all topics
  • Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
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Ch 1. Holt McDougal Literature Introductory Unit {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36191].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Reading Strategies Using Visualization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Determine if Your Essay Addresses its Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Writing for Your Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1368].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1368].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Tragedy in Literature: Definition, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18245].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18245].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 1: Narrative Structure {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36192].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Plot? - Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - How to Analyze Plot: Steps and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What is Foreshadowing? - Types, Examples & Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4112].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4112].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Close Reading vs. Big Picture Reading Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Interpreting Literary Meaning: How to Use Text to Guide Your Interpretation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - 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 7 - The Most Dangerous Game: Summary and Themes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Non-Fiction as Literary Form: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17216].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17216].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Poetry as Literary Form: Overview and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17215].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17215].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Edgar Allan Poe's The Raven: Summary and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2295].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2295].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Elements of Drama: Characters, Plot, Setting & Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9049].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9049].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Narrative Essay: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7026].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - How to Edit and Improve Essay Content Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1369].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1369].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Peer Editing Essays: How to Help Another Student with Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 2 Characterization & Point of View {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36193].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Point of View in Fiction: First Person, Third Person & More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Write Strong Transitions and Transitional Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1334].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1334].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Maya Angelou: I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings and Poetry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2361].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2361].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Informative Essay: Definition, Examples & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - How to Write a Great Argument Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 3: Setting, Mood, & Imagery {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36194].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How to Analyze Settings in Literature: Explanation and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22085].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22085].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Understanding Tone and Mood in a Reading Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Poe's The Cask of Amontillado: Summary and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2293].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2293].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2293].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2293].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Analyzing the American Short Story: Techniques and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24997].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24997].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 4: Theme and Symbol {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36195].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Theme in Literature? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Are Literary Motifs? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4111].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4111].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Symbolism & Imagery in Literature: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Find the Theme or Central Idea Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Scarlet Ibis: Summary, Setting & Themes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18324].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18324].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Evaluating Reasoning in an Essay or Article Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 6. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 5: Author's Purpose {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36196].percentComplete}}% complete
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Ch 7. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 6: Argument & Persuasion {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36197].percentComplete}}% complete
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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
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Art of Persuasion in Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19362].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19362].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Public Speaking as a Communication Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ethos, Pathos, and Logos: Importance in Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Advertising Media Choices and Marketing Strategy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1573].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1573].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Ethical Appeal: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5964].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5964].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - How to Structure an Argument in Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Write a Persuasive Essay and Use Several Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 8. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 7: The Language of Poetry {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36198].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Glossary of Literary Terms: Poetry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Analyzing American Poetry: Terms and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24993].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24993].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What Is Free Verse Poetry? - Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14684].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14684].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Blank Verse: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Sonnets: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Elegy Poems: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Odes: Forms & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14686].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14686].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Narrative Poems: Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Introduction to Shakespeare: Life and Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1231].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1231].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Shakespearean Sonnet: Form, Structure & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7362].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7362].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Robert Frost Poetry Analysis: The Road Not Taken and Other Poems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2340].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2340].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Helping Your Audience Learn During Informative Speeches: Strategies & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28715].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28715].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Informative Speaking: Purpose and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28714].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28714].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 9. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 8: Author's Style & Voice {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36199].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How Word Choice and Language Sets the Tone of Your Essay Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - The Literary Realism Movement: A Response to Romanticism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2306].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2306].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - The Things They Carried: Summary, Characters & Themes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18860].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18860].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Satire, Parody, or Spoof: Types of Humorous Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8286].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8286].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Types of Irony: Examples & Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4109].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4109].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Barbara Kingsolver: Biography, Books & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18861].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18861].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Emily Dickinson: Poems and Poetry Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Dramatic Farce: History, Examples and Playwrights Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9052].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9052].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - The Lady of Shalott by Tennyson: Summary, Poem Analysis & Interpretation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8951].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8951].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 10. Holt McDougal Literature Chapter 9: History, Culture, & the Author {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[36200].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Allusion and Illusion: Definitions and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Claude McKay: Role in Harlem Renaissance & 'America' Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Langston Hughes & the Harlem Renaissance: Poems of the Jazz Age Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Personification and Apostrophe: Differences & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Using Search Engines for Online Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Introduction to Renaissance Literature: Characterizing Authors and Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1281].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1281].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Tragedy in Drama: Classical to Modern Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9050].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9050].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Analyzing Dramatic Works: Theme, Character Development & Staging Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9055].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9055].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Iambic Pentameter: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6395].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6395].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Romeo and Juliet: Shakespeare's Famous Star-Crossed Lovers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1233].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1233].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Friar Laurence in Romeo and Juliet: Soliloquy & Letter to Romeo Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7143].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7143].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet: Character Analysis, Personality & Traits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7144].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7144].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Balcony Scene in Romeo and Juliet: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7148].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7148].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - The Fable, Folktale, Myth, Legend: Differences and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8284].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8284].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - A Midsummer Night's Dream: Summary, Quotes and Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1234].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1234].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Tips for Locating Research Materials Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - How Observational & Field Research Are Used to Collect Data Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11047].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11047].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Using Surveys to Collect Social Research Data Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11772].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11772].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Effective Research Strategies: Speaking to Your Audience & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18848].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18848].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Quoting, Paraphrasing and Summarizing Your Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - How to Use Reference Material in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - How to Write an Outline for an Essay or Research Paper Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23817].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23817].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - How to Make a Works Cited Page Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1350].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1350].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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