Elementary ELA: Text Analysis Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following strategies might be helpful in planning interdisciplinary work that supports your students' ability to generalize and synthesize?

Question 2 2. What does it mean to synthesize?

Question 3 3. What does it mean to generalize?

Question 4 4. What reading skills are embedded in the ability to take notes?

Question 5 5. Which lists the steps for comparing or contrasting in the correct order?

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Question 6 6. Which situation is best to use a Venn Diagram?

Question 7 7. The major difference between comparing and contrasting is...

Question 8 8. What is a graphic organizer?

Question 9 9. When organizing ideas by importance, which should come first, the most important or the least important?

Question 10 10. How do you know what kind of paper you are going to write?

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Question 11 11. What is a narrative?

Question 12 12. When writing a comparison/contrast paper, what is 'comparison'?

Question 13 13. Which of the following BEST describes transition words?

Question 14 14. All of the following are categories of transition words EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. Which of the following transition words would be used to show sequence?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following transition words would introduce a disagreement between two ideas?

Question 17 17. To analyze a text means:

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a step in synthesizing two texts?

Question 19 19. You are reading two books about early colonist settlements and you are comparing the reasons and evidence listed in each book. Which process are you doing while reading?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a step in analyzing an individual text?

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Question 21 21. Discriminating between fact and opinion in longer text:

Question 22 22. When teaching fact and opinion, the teacher should:

Question 23 23. When creating games and activities about facts and opinions:

Question 24 24. An opinion is:

Question 25 25. According to the lesson, what is the purpose of learning visual literacy?

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Question 26 26. Artworks can use which of the following techniques to convey meaning in a visual language?

Question 27 27. According to the lesson, adding a caption to a work of art will do which of the following?

Question 28 28. Which of the following formats uniquely blend words and images together?

Question 29 29. What is a good starting point for teaching generalization and synthesis?

Question 30 30. What do you do in the Method step?

Elementary ELA: Text Analysis Chapter Exam Instructions

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