8th Grade Language Arts: Homeschool Curriculum Final Exam

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Question 1 1. In the sentence : The dancing teens cheered excitedly. The verb 'dancing' is used to describe the teens, so it is an example of a:

Question 2 2. Which of the following is showing a demonstrative pronoun?

Question 3 3. The relative pronoun acts as the _____ of the relative clause.

Question 4 4. In the Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, the quote, 'Fine specimens of humanity, those Germans, and to think I'm actually one of them!' is an example of which type of irony?

Question 5 5. In Diary of a Young Girl, what do the ration coupons symbolize?

Question 6 6. In the Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, after surviving two years of hiding in an attic and seven months in a concentration camp, Anne dies six weeks before her camp is liberated. What type of irony is this?

Question 7 7.

How many clauses appear in the sentence below?

When he woke up that morning, Joseph wondered about his chances at getting the job, but he shrugged off any doubts.

Question 8 8. A compound-complex sentence combines

Question 9 9. What is a run-on sentence?

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements is an example of character traits?

Question 11 11. What is a euphemism?

Question 12 12.

Read the passage below from, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. Atticus Finch, a white lawyer in the town of Maycomb, Alabama, is defending a black man named Tom Robinson. This excerpt is from his closing argument.

I shall be brief, but I would like to use my remaining time with you to remind you that this case is not a difficult one, it requires no minute sifting of complicated facts, but it does require you to be sure beyond all reasonable doubt as to the guilt of the defendant. To begin with, this case should have never come to trial. This case is as simple as black and white.

Which answer best describes Atticus' tone?

Question 13 13. The following sentence uses which of the three types of persuasive methods? Almost half of the lakes in the U.S. are too polluted to fish or swim in. Pollution is not a theory. It's a problem and we are all being affected by it.

Question 14 14. The following uses which persuasive device? I listened to what you said. I listened to what she said. But in the end, I listened to myself.

Question 15 15. What does the 'D' in AIDA stand for?

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