AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Descriptive Writing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In writing descriptive details, what does specific mean?

Question 2 2. In which situation would descriptive writing be ideal?

Question 3 3. _____ can be an effective way to describe a descriptive essay with an object for the subject.

Question 4 4. Which of the five senses are using in sensory writing?

Question 5 5. Which of these is not one of the five senses?

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Question 6 6. Which two types of writing styles are needed when using sensory writing?

Question 7 7. What is the importance of re-reading and re-writing in relation to descriptive writing?

Question 8 8. The main goal of a descriptive essay is to:

Question 9 9. Which of the following examples uses sensory writing?

Question 10 10. A tool that makes your descriptive essay more interesting by comparing two items using 'like' or 'as' is called:

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Question 11 11. What type of connection is established through the use of sensory writing?

Question 12 12. A simile is:

Question 13 13. Three ways to organize a descriptive essay include:

Question 14 14.

What technique of descriptive writing can you apply to the passage below?

'I love walking through the bakery section at the store. The smell of fresh bread always reminds me of my grandmother's cooking.'

Question 15 15. Which is the best answer?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following would you consider to be an example of good descriptive writing?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements best describes sensory writing?

Question 18 18. In writing description, what does concrete mean?

Question 19 19. A metaphor is:

Question 20 20. _____ are important to provide your reader with concrete descriptive terms.

AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Descriptive Writing Chapter Exam Instructions

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