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FSA Grade 9-10 ELA: Craft & Structure in Informational Text Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 2 2. 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?

Question 3 3. Which of these is a category of text features?

Question 4 4. What sources are NOT considered reliable?

Question 5 5. Which of the following statements is true?

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Question 6 6. A formal and objective attitude exhibits which of the following?

Question 7 7. Nonfiction texts, such as news articles, scholarly journal articles, and readings from textbooks, are all considered expository texts. Authors of these informational texts organize their ideas by using basic organizational structures, such as:

Question 8 8. Texts that provide facts about some topic the writer believes is important for the reader to understand are texts that _____.

Question 9 9. Why is it important for readers to be able to identify the type of organizational structure used in an informational text?

Question 10 10. Which text feature usually comes after the main body of the text and consists of often exhaustive lists of specific subjects and their locations in the text?

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Question 11 11. Elements existing independently of a main text and intended to enhance readers' experiences with it are known as…

Question 12 12. After John Brown's 1859 raid on Harpers Ferry, northerners and southerns made different claims and drew different conclusions because they held different ____.

Question 13 13. Which of the following do writers use to express their attitudes?

Question 14 14. A glossary is a collection of…

Question 15 15. Which supplementary text feature represents additional material that's typically expository or bibliographic in nature?

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Question 16 16. Breaking apart a word into its component parts is an example of using _____.

Question 17 17. You are reading a text that offers a series of steps for learning how to swim. What is the purpose of the text?

Question 18 18. Which of the following are examples of author credibility?

Question 19 19. You are reading a text that's attempting to convince you chocolate cake is the best dessert. What is the purpose of the text?

Question 20 20. Applying what you know about U.S. history when you read a historical novel is an example of using _____.

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Question 21 21. What is an author's attitude?

Question 22 22. In a political campaign, one side encourages voters to support a candidate based on his or her voting record and community involvement. The other side encourages voters to reject the candidate based on choices he has made about his personal life. The two sides make different claims and draw different conclusions based on different:

Question 23 23. What is the purpose of a text?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT helpful when trying to determine the meaning of an unknown word?

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Question 26 26. Texts providing sensory details allowing readers to form a mental picture of some person, place, thing, or event are texts that _____.

Question 27 27. An informal and subjective attitude often exhibits which of the following?

Question 28 28. What are some of the problems that would cause you to reject a source?

Question 29 29. Identify the attitude of the following writing sample: When I walked into the kitchen, I was immediately transported back to my childhood. The gingham curtains, old-fashioned stove, simple table and chairs, and wonderful aromas reminded me strongly of my grandmother's kitchen years and years ago.

Question 30 30. Articles that have been read and approved by professionals in the same academic discipline as the author are considered to be:

FSA Grade 9-10 ELA: Craft & Structure in Informational Text Chapter Exam Instructions

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