6th Grade Reading Strategies Basics Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1. Which of the following examples correctly breaks the word, 'performance' into its syllables to make it easier to read?

Question 2 2. How would you decode 'retrieved'?

Question 3 3. In science class, you read about animal systems and came across the word 'digestion.' Which of the following examples correctly shows 'digestion' broken down into smaller parts so you can decode it?

Question 4 4. What are multisyllabic words?

Question 5 5. In terms of multisyllabic words, what does decode mean?

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Question 6 6. When you preview a text, the _____ will tell you the topics you'll be covering while you read.

Question 7 7. Paraphrasing is simply _____ the text into language that you better understand.

Question 8 8. In which environment will you be able to focus on reading the best?

Question 9 9. To make _____, use what you already know, along with clues from the text.

Question 10 10. The five steps in the reading process are _____.

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Question 11 11.

''Ella expected to see only one object through the telescope but when she looked, she saw two distinct objects - a planet and a moon.''


In the context of this sentence, what does the word 'distinct' most likely mean?

Question 12 12.

''On the first planet she visited, Ella was surprised that even though they had six arms, all the aliens were bipedal. They wore two shoes, just like she did.''


In this sentence, what does the word 'bipedal' most likely mean?

Question 13 13. How can you use context to understand a new word?

Question 14 14.

''While visiting the new planet, Ella was incarcerated by alien police. She waited six days for her friends to free her.''


In this statement, what does the word 'incarcerated' most likely mean?

Question 15 15. How can you use context to recognize an unfamiliar word?

6th Grade Reading Strategies Basics 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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