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FTCE English 6-12 (013): Practice & Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Select the writer who lived in the 19th century, was French, and whose poems used a surreal writing style.

Question 2 2. A non-fiction text tells the story of the hardships of an American soldier who fought in World War II. What is the author's purpose for writing this text?

Question 3 3. What should be used in a paper to indicate the subject of each paragraph?

Question 4 4. A speaker is giving a presentation about Kwanzaa and says, ''Kwanzaa takes place the week after Christmas every year, from December 26 to January 1.'' What type of diction is the speaker using here?

Question 5 5.

In the following excerpt, what literary device is being used?

''The sun was shining on the sea, Shining with all his might...'' (Lewis Carroll, ''The Walrus and the Carpenter'')

Question 6 6.

In the following sentence, what is the effect of the semicolon usage?

There are many different religions in the world, including monotheistic religions like Christianity, Judaism, and Islam; polytheistic religions like Hinduism; and atheistic religions like Buddhism.

Question 7 7.

In the following passage, the author makes allusions to what?

''Two women, one fat and the other slim, sat on straw-bottomed chairs, knitting black wool. The slim one got up and walked straight at me - still knitting with downcast eyes - and only just as I began to think of getting out of her way, as you would for a somnambulist, stood still, and looked up. Her dress was as plain as an umbrella-cover, and she turned round without a word and preceded me into a waiting-room.'' (Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness)

Question 8 8. A teacher plans a unit around the writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and Walt Whitman. What topic does this unit cover?

Question 9 9. In order to effectively teach phonics in an engaging manner, the teacher should have students _____.

Question 10 10. While reading a novel, a teacher wants students to remember important vocabulary from the text. What strategy would be most effective for this?

Question 11 11. During a guest presentation about Charles Dickens' Great Expectations, the teacher wants students to take notes so they can discuss the speaker's main point after the presentation. What would be the most effective way for students to determine the main point?

Question 12 12. In the sentence, ''He was afraid to go to the circus because he had coulrophobia,'' the best way for students to determine the meaning of ''coulrophobia'' is through _____.

Question 13 13. A teacher wants to test students' comprehension of the abstract and background concepts in literary works they are reading. What would be the most effective way to test this?

Question 14 14. In the word polyphonic, the Greek root is phon, meaning sound, and the suffix indicates the word is an adjective. Based on the use of poly as the prefix, what does this word mean?

Question 15 15. The teacher wishes for students to write an essay about whether or not schools should be in session during the summer. This would be an example of which type of essay?

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