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Question 11.A historian seeking to explain the movement of a phenomenon over geography would most likely use which of the following?
Question 22.Which of the following is an example of persuasion through the use of logos?
Question 33.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 44.Why is an informed opinion more trustworthy than an opinion?
Question 55.Texts providing sensory details allowing readers to form a mental picture of some person, place, thing, or event are texts that _____.
Question 66.What is the purpose of a text?
Question 77.Which of the following statements is a fact?
Question 88.Texts that provide facts about some topic the writer believes is important for the reader to understand are texts that _____.
Question 99.What is the primary purpose of an informational text?
Question 1010.Which of the following is NOT a type of persuasion?
Question 1111.'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?
Question 1212.Who do you think benefitted the most from the forgery of the Tanaka Memorial?
Question 1313.Which of the following should you do as you read an informational text?
Question 1414.Which of these visual aids is an example of an image that a historian did NOT create, but would still find useful?
Question 1515.Which of the following statements about assumptions in written work is FALSE?
Question 1616.Which of the following statements is an opinion?
Question 1717.When reading a book about the civil war, which of the following lists would be considered forms of textual evidence?
Question 1818.Why is a Roman coin dated '45 BC' not to be trusted?
Question 1919.What should you NOT do before reading an informational text?
Question 2020.All of the following indicators point to bias in written work EXCEPT:
Question 2121.After reading an informational text, what should you NOT do?
Question 2222.You are reading a text that offers a series of steps for learning how to swim. What is the purpose of the text?
Question 2323.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 2424.Which of these would be most useful in helping a historian explain the growth of a city over time?
Question 2525.Which best describes the image created by Florence Nightingale?
Question 2626.Why is it important for readers to identify stereotypes, biases and assumptions in written work?
Question 2727.Which of the following is an example of changing styles that help historians determine where in time (or place) a particular item belongs?
Question 2828.Which of these would help a historian determine attitudes during a particular time?
Question 2929.'Jenny is Chinese, so she'll definitely excel in math.' This statement is an example of _____.
Question 3030.Heinrich Schliemann used his knowledge of Homer to find which ancient site?
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