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10th Grade English: The Writing Process Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Organization will be a major consideration when you

Question 2 2. Editing for content _____, while editing for mechanics _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements is an example of writing with a passive voice?

Question 4 4. Using mapping as a prewriting technique allows you to _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the phrases below includes the use of a modifier?

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Question 6 6. When you have generated ideas and details for your paper, you must organize them so that you know which order you will write about them in your paper. What is this process known as?

Question 7 7. Which of the following list of words are transitional words?

Question 8 8. Which sentence uses the correct form of sit/set/sat?

Question 9 9.

Which answer corrects the mistake in this sentence?

The smart boy ran quick to the large store down the narrow street.

Question 10 10. When you are freewriting, you shouldn't worry about

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Question 11 11. What part of the writing process includes looking at your essay that you have written in order to check and improve upon the organization, ideas, grammar, and mechanics?

Question 12 12. When you consider the age, education level, or experience level of the people that might read your paper, you are trying to define your __________.

Question 13 13. Which of the following should you look for when editing for content?

Question 14 14. The part of the writing process in which you actually write the paper for the first time is known as what?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT included in the general rules of self-editing?

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Question 16 16. When do you have a run-on sentence?

Question 17 17.

In this sentence, what word should you use instead of the nonword 'ain't'?

''She ain't going to the party.''

Question 18 18. Vincent is reading over the paper that he has written. He realizes that he went off on a bit of a tangent, and one of his main points does not line up with his thesis statement. This was discovered while Vincent was _____.

Question 19 19. How does a sentence fragment create confusion for the reader?

Question 20 20. It's important to carefully read and interpret a writing prompt because

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Question 21 21. When should titles such as president, professor and senator be capitalized?

Question 22 22. Which of the following best defines 'editing for content'?

Question 23 23. Which aspects of style should you watch for in the content editing process?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements is NOT a way to improve sentence structure?

Question 25 25. What does it mean to edit for mechanics?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT an example of a heterograph?

Question 27 27. What is the copy-editing?

Question 28 28.

What is wrong with this sentence:

When they got home. They decided to cook pork chops for dinner.

Question 29 29. What suffix do most adverbs have?

Question 30 30. Which of these is NOT an example of editing for content?

10th Grade English: The Writing Process Chapter 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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