11th Grade English: Homework Help Resource Final Exam

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Question 1 1. In a footnote, what is the size of the footnote number?

Question 2 2. Which of the following nouns is a common noun?

Question 3 3. Before he was imprisoned, Eliezer was forced to live in a part of the city with other Jews. What is the term for this crowded, forced living arrangement?

Question 4 4. Why is 'The Prioress's Tale' from Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales notable?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is a subjective case pronoun?

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Question 6 6. Janet is focused on reading the first four lines of Romeo and Juliet. She is using a/an _____ reading strategy.

Question 7 7. In The Great Gatsby, when Nick Carraway says, 'I lived at West Egg, the - well, the least fashionable of the two,' Nick is using a euphemism instead of talking directly about _____.

Question 8 8. In The Wife of Bath's Tale in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, as a punishment for _____ the knight is charged with figuring out what women most want in the world.

Question 9 9.

Which pronoun could correctly fill in the blank in the following sentence?

Jim and _____ went to school together.

Question 10 10. What does This Nicholas anon leet fle a fart mean?

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Question 11 11. What is tone?

Question 12 12. How can the initial stages of analysis help you feel connected to a piece of literature?

Question 13 13. Why is a separable phrasal verb called separable?

Question 14 14. W. E. B. Dubois is famous for all of the following, EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. In Willa Cather's My Antonia, why does Jim admire Antonia so much?

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Question 16 16. In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, what happens to Thornfield Hall?

Question 17 17.

In the following sentence, how would you determine whether to use a singular or plural verb to complete the sentence?

Either my mother or my sisters _____ at the mall.

Question 18 18. In Coleridge's 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner,' why did the sailors hang the albatross around the mariner's neck?

Question 19 19. Thrilled me - filled me with fantastic terrors never felt before is an example of which literary device?

Question 20 20. Who was the first black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature?

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Question 21 21.

Identify the error in the following sentence that makes it unclear:

The bloody space battle was fought mostly by children.

Question 22 22. In what form did Shakespeare write many of his poems?

Question 23 23. In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, Jane accepts a job as a governess at Thornfield Hall after leaving where?

Question 24 24. Which of the following would NOT be used when citing a journal article using MLA formatting?

Question 25 25. The initials CMS stands for:

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Question 26 26. Why is imagery important?

Question 27 27. A fabliau is a comic genre characterized by which of the following?

Question 28 28. What is the moral of 'The Pardoner's Tale' in Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales?

Question 29 29. Janine has to read a chapter per night of a novel for her English class. When should she use visualization as a reading strategy?

Question 30 30. It had not occurred to Lydgate that he had been a subject of eager meditation to Rosamond... that inward repetition of looks, words, and phrases, which makes a large part in the lives of most girls... But Rosamond had registered every look and word... What type of narration is this example from?

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Question 31 31. Aristotle defines tragedy as all of these, EXCEPT:

Question 32 32. In Shakespeare's King Lear, which character is NOT with Lear during the storm on the heath?

Question 33 33. In Shakespeare's King Lear, how is Gloucester affected by his metaphorical and literal blindness?

Question 34 34. What is the defining feature of alliterative verse?

Question 35 35. In the poem Heritage by Countee Cullen, why is Africa so distant for the speaker?

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Question 36 36. Why is synthesis used in writing?

Question 37 37. When taking a multiple choice test in literature, which of the following is NOT a way to increase comprehension of a piece when reading for a test?

Question 38 38. Which of the following is NOT a part of an APA citation when citing an online scholarly journal?

Question 39 39. What made The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain such a groundbreaking work of literature when it was first published?

Question 40 40. Which prominent American writer owned the land that Thoreau lived on?

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Question 41 41. A semicolon can be used for all of the following EXCEPT to _____.

Question 42 42. In Austen's Pride and Prejudice, Mr. Bingley takes an immediate liking to which Bennet sister?

Question 43 43.

What is the mood of the following passage?

Nearly in tears, the proud father beamed as he handed his newborn daughter to his mother. The grandmother smiled wide and cradled the baby in her arms.

Question 44 44. As you work on editing and improving the content of an essay that you've written, which of the following considerations is NOT important?

Question 45 45. Which Bronte sister wrote the novel 'Wuthering Heights'?

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Question 46 46. What is Tennessee Williams best known for?

Question 47 47. One way to check that you have written a clear sentence is to:

Question 48 48. Which of the following is TRUE about many of the characters in Steinbeck's works?

Question 49 49. What conflict is a common theme among the heroines in Jane Austen's novels?

Question 50 50.

Which pronoun would correctly fill in the blank in the following sentence?

Either folk songs or country songs are my favorite types of music because of _______ good rhythms.

11th Grade English: Homework Help Resource Final Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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