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AP English: Essay Basics: Types of Essay Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1. One tool to make your evidence more effective is:

Question 2 2. Three ways to organize a descriptive essay include:

Question 3 3. What is the most basic type of informative essay?

Question 4 4. Which two aspects are important when organizing a compare and contrast essay?

Question 5 5. _____ can be an effective way to describe a descriptive essay with an object for the subject.

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Question 6 6. When writing an informative essay, what are the most important parts of the introduction?

Question 7 7. What type of informative essay, in its most basic form, looks at cause and effect?

Question 8 8. Why would it be correct to assert that narrative essays can be thought of as slightly persuasive?

Question 9 9. 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 10 10. An informative essay does NOT do which of the following:

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Question 11 11. A tool that makes your descriptive essay more interesting by comparing two items using 'like' or 'as' is called:

Question 12 12. The main goal of a descriptive essay is to:

Question 13 13. _____ can be helpful in an evaluative essay when you are presenting a controversial viewpoint:

Question 14 14. Janet's narrative leads up to the most important moment of her story, when she first saw the face of her newborn child. This type of moment in a narrative is known as the _____.

Question 15 15. Most simply put, a narrative essay functions to _____.

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Question 16 16. _____ are important to provide your reader with concrete descriptive terms.

Question 17 17. _____ is important in the introduction of an evaluative essay because it defines the focus of your critique.

Question 18 18. The portion of the evaluative essay where you establish the purpose of what you're evaluating is called:

Question 19 19. The three key elements of the evaluative essay are:

Question 20 20. Which of these characteristics has the MOST impact on the effectiveness of a narrative essay over all the others?

AP English: Essay Basics: Types of Essay 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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