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Pennsylvania Grades 4-8 - English Language Arts Subject Concentration (5156): Practice & Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. The goal of this type of _____ writing is to explain an idea or concept while incorporating details for support.

Question 2 2. Tone in writing adapts and changes to ____________.

Question 3 3. Identify the style of writing in the following excerpt from the editorial board of The New York Times: 'At every opportunity since they took over the House in 2011, Republicans have made it clear that they have no interest in reaching a compromise with the White House.'

Question 4 4. Two of the measures of the formality of tone in writing are ___________.

Question 5 5. The writer needs to know if his purpose is to:

Question 6 6. Information writing is a genre of what form of writing?

Question 7 7. Writing for the wrong audience could:

Question 8 8. Which of the following texts would most likely incorporate informational writing?

Question 9 9. Which of the following indicates that a verb should be singular?

Question 10 10. Jim has entered the classroom to find his teacher saying: 'Whose pencil is lying over there on the floor?' Why did his teacher use an interrogative pronoun to start the sentence?

Question 11 11. How does a dependent clause differ from an independent clause?

Question 12 12. Relative clauses perform the following functions EXCEPT that _____.

Question 13 13. Which collaborative writing process shows teachers and students co-creating text?

Question 14 14. Why is keeping a writing portfolio important in recursive writing?

Question 15 15. What is an important part of writing conferences?

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