GACE Reading Test I (117): Practice & Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Hope is in kindergarten. Hope's spelling knowledge is very limited, but she uses the sounds she knows to form words on paper. When writing the word ''milk,'' she writes ''mlc.'' Her teacher understands what Hope means, and neatly writes the word under it so Hope can learn its correct spelling. This is known as the _____ of spelling development.

Question 2 2. Understanding and utilizing new vocabulary words correctly is one of Marcus' strengths. He loves incorporating words he has learned into his daily language and he aspires to be a writer. This understanding of vocabulary is known as:

Question 3 3. In the passage that Mr. Klein's sixth graders were reading, words including different, similarly, both, however, and instead of were used. What type of organization was utilized for this passage?

Question 4 4. Maria's poem includes descriptive language that focuses on each of the five senses. Her teacher commented on this and shared with the class that Maria made her writing appealing because she was careful to use:

Question 5 5.

''Her arms glided through the water like a swan.''

This is an example of:

Question 6 6. When put together, these sound units create words:

Question 7 7. This philosophy assumes that people are driven by rewards:

Question 8 8. Layla is not very interested in reading. Her second-grade friends love to read. When Layla reads, her thoughts come out very slowly and disjointed. Layla struggles with:

Question 9 9. Bennett is a toddler. He loves dogs and refers to all four-legged animals this way. This is due to:

Question 10 10. Zach, Matthew, and Jonathan have been working together in class to solve the recycling problem that they noticed was occurring in the cafeteria during lunch. This type of learning is known as:

Question 11 11. Austin is learning to ride a bike. He is unable to do this on his own yet, but can balance and pedal while his older brother holds the back of the seat or handle bar alongside him. This demonstrates his ZPD, a theory formulated by:

Question 12 12. Vanessa's grandmother retells stories about her childhood often. Recently, Vanessa overheard her grandma tell her cousin a story that she had already once heard, but a few parts of the story changed slightly. This is due to:

Question 13 13. An infant's cry fits into this speech category:

Question 14 14. When an individual uses his or her own intelligence skills and self-monitors effectively, he or she is utilizing:

Question 15 15. Bradley and Julia play with a water table during free time. They use containers and cups to pour and move the water all around. Bradley shows Julia that the water in the tall skinny container also fits in the short round one, and the same amount still exists. This is due to:

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