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AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Narrative Writing Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What type of shift does this transition show? 'Barry thought the fistfight was breaking the rules, while from Shane's point of view, that same fight might be a last desperate move for survival.'

Question 2 2. What is NOT an element in writing stories?

Question 3 3. What does pacing mean?

Question 4 4. First-person narration:

Question 5 5. What is another term for a frame narrative?

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Question 6 6. What is personal reflection in a narrative essay?

Question 7 7. Why do we use transitions in writing?

Question 8 8. Most simply put, a narrative essay functions to _____.

Question 9 9. What is a narrative?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an example of nonfiction as narrative writing?

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Question 11 11. What does it mean to draw conclusions about your story?

Question 12 12. Hyperbole can be described as follows:

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a requirement for narrative writing?

Question 14 14. Which of these characteristics has the MOST impact on the effectiveness of a narrative essay over all the others?

Question 15 15. If you read a story where the characters sat around and did nothing, what component of narrative writing are you missing?

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Question 16 16. Why would it be correct to assert that narrative essays can be thought of as slightly persuasive?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 18 18. Why is conflict so important to a story?

Question 19 19. In Jim's narrative essay about his family, certain parts are written in extreme detail, while others are written in more general terms. These differences illustrate the concept of _____ in a narrative.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a type of narrative writing?

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Question 21 21. What might be a good transition word for a cause/effect essay?

Question 22 22. What is a narrative?

Question 23 23. What is a turning point in a story?

Question 24 24. What is an image in writing?

Question 25 25. A metaphor can be defined as the following:

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Question 26 26. In relation to narrative hook techniques, when authors introduce a character, what do they do?

Question 27 27. What is NOT a good reason to conclude with personal reflection?

Question 28 28. What type of change does this transition show? 'After Susan's mother dropped her off at school, she drove home.'

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 30 30. What might be a good transition word when writing comparison/contrast?

AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Narrative Writing Chapter Exam Instructions

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