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Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test: Literary Forms & Genres Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements is a fact?

Question 2 2. Mysteries, fantasies, fairy tales, and romances are genres of which literary form?

Question 3 3. In The Kite Runner, what is one possible reason Amir and Hassan are close friends despite the difference in their social class?

Question 4 4. All of the following indicators point to bias in written work EXCEPT:

Question 5 5. Which of the following is an example of persuasion through the use of logos ('logos' as in philosophy, not trademarks)?

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Question 6 6. What are the four types of writing?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a type of persuasion?

Question 8 8. Modernist writers were heavily influenced by which of the following historical events?

Question 9 9. Lyrics, odes, and epics are genres of which literary form?

Question 10 10. Who is the most influential writer in the history of Western Literature?

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Question 11 11. Why is an informed opinion more trustworthy than an opinion?

Question 12 12. Why should stereotypes be avoided?

Question 13 13. What is expository writing?

Question 14 14. How is a literary form different from genre?

Question 15 15. 'College basketball players practice and play just as hard as professional players in the NBA. Therefore, they should be compensated, especially because they earn lots of money for the universities.' Which of the following is NOT an assumption based on this claim?

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Question 16 16. Which literary form is written in ordinary, non-metrical language and communicates facts or opinions about reality?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements about assumptions in written work is FALSE?

Question 18 18. What might be one possible reason Gabriel Garcia Marquez shifts between the past, present, and future in One Hundred Years of Solitude?

Question 19 19. What is persuasive writing?

Question 20 20. What is descriptive writing?

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Question 21 21. What is narrative writing?

Question 22 22. Of the literary movements discussed in this lesson, which championed the natural world and mankind's close spiritual relationship to that world?

Question 23 23. Which of the following periods emphasized language as not just describing reality but affecting and even creating it?

Question 24 24. Why is it important for readers to identify stereotypes, biases and assumptions in written work?

Question 25 25. If you're experiencing a piece of fiction that's being performed on stage, joining monologues and dialogues by characters with stage directions, then what kind of fiction are you experiencing?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following statements is an opinion?

Question 27 27. What is the definition of multicultural literature?

Question 28 28. What are the benefits of reading multicultural literature?

Question 29 29. Ethan is trying to convince Serena to go to a movie with him instead of studying for her mid-terms. This situation is an example of:

Question 30 30. Charles Dickens was a Victorian novelist.

Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test: Literary Forms & Genres Chapter Exam Instructions

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