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Cite Textual Evidence: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.1 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does the last phase of literary analysis involve?

Question 2 2. What is your best clue to the intended audience in an essay?

Question 3 3. You have a dinner party and all the guests ask for seconds. What is the most logical conclusion?

Question 4 4.

Which of the following might be included in a close reading of the line from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet shown below:


Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT helpful when trying to determine the meaning of an unknown word?

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Question 6 6. What is the definition of 'gist'?

Question 7 7. When does the process of analyzing a text begin?

Question 8 8. Which of the following BEST demonstrates a reader who is using a big picture reading strategy?

Question 9 9. Janine has to read a chapter per night of a novel for her English class. When should she use visualization as a reading strategy?

Question 10 10. A student is reading a book, and they come across the word heliogram. They don't know what it means, but they do know that heliocentric means having the sun at the center. What strategy would the student use and why?

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Question 11 11. Janet is focused on reading the first four lines of Romeo and Juliet. She is using a/an _____ reading strategy.

Question 12 12. Which is a way to challenge yourself in finding the gist?

Question 13 13.

Who would be the most likely intended audience for the following paragraph?

The hybrid approach to integrated circuit design involves attaching two or more integrated circuit dies along with some discrete components in the same case. It is often, and desirably, transparent to the consumer whether the circuit is monolithic or hybrid. The hybrid integrated circuit is typically more costly than the monolithic structures.

Question 14 14. Which of the following would a reader NOT do in the second phase in the literary analysis process?

Question 15 15.

The word 'authenticity' is the antonym of the word 'spurious' in the following sentence. Why?

'The spurious accusations of the disgusting liar will be proven false since they completely lack authenticity.'

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Question 16 16. In step 3, you are advised to try to provide a summary of the piece to an individual unfamiliar with the writing. How would you explain the piece in this final challenge?

Question 17 17. How can the initial stages of analysis help you feel connected to a piece of literature?

Question 18 18. What does it mean to make an inference?

Question 19 19. When reading a story, it is important to _____ or find the intended meaning.

Question 20 20. In examining author style and language, what is it that you need to already have a working knowledge of?

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Question 21 21.

Who would be the best intended audience for this paragraph?

The moon is not really made of green cheese. It is made of atoms found in rocks and dirt. Clouds are not made of cotton candy, but of atoms found in air and water.

Question 22 22. The three basic parts of literary analysis are

Question 23 23. What should you consider when visualizing?

Question 24 24. How can visualization help with reading comprehension?

Question 25 25. The best approach to making an inference is to _____.

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Question 26 26. What should you be able to do once you've finished interpreting a piece of literature?

Question 27 27. What does it mean to interpret literature?

Question 28 28. Breaking apart a word into its component parts is an example of using _____.

Question 29 29. Looking at the words surrounding an unknown word to determine its meaning is an example of using _____.

Question 30 30. Which of the following sentences has a synonym for 'inconsistent'?

Cite Textual Evidence: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.11-12.1 Chapter Exam Instructions

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