AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Teaching Vocabulary Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A non-example of the word introvert, or someone who gets energy from being alone rather than with people, would be _____.

Question 2 2. How can we make sure we can remember new vocabulary words over time?

Question 3 3. Vocabulary exposure in the classroom should be _____. Choose the BEST option.

Question 4 4.

Use the context to decide what the meaning of the word facetious is:

Keesha was almost never serious. She annoyed people with her facetious comments despite her attempt at being funny. When Carlos said he failed algebra, she jokingly responded saying, 'I guess you're not smart enough.'

Question 5 5. Which of the following words or phrases demonstrates a contrast?

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Question 6 6. Why would expanding one's reading help a person to learn vocabulary in context?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is not a technique for finding the meaning of a word based on context?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT part of making a word map?

Question 9 9. Why are memorizing terms using flashcards not a great way to teach vocabulary?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is not a reference for vocabulary?

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Question 11 11. Choose the BEST answer. When studying vocabulary, consider:

Question 12 12. Which vocabulary activity would be best for students who are visual learners?

Question 13 13. What would be the best literary connection for the word 'erratic'?

Question 14 14. Word walls can be organized:

Question 15 15. Which is essential for student mastery of new vocabulary words?

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Question 16 16. What is one good way to increase motivation to complete an activity for a middle school student?

Question 17 17. Which of the following strategies is not employed when teaching vocabulary in context?

Question 18 18. Word maps are:

Question 19 19. While games are an excellent way to increase motivation in a middle school student, what should the teacher be cautious about when using games in the middle school classroom?

Question 20 20. A likely context for the use of the word acquit would be _____.

AEPA Middle Grades ELA: Teaching Vocabulary 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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