MTEL Reading Specialist: Analyzing Ideas Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In which of the following ways does getting the gist guide you through the process of reading?

Question 2 2. Why is it always important to anticipate and refute possible opposing views in your argumentative paper?

Question 3 3. Which topic below should be organized using the sequence of events structure?

Question 4 4. Which is the correct order for analysis?

Question 5 5. 'All fish have gills. A rainbow trout is a type of fish. Therefore, a rainbow trout has gills.' This is an example of which of the following?

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Question 6 6. Which news article title below suggests that the problem/solution structure will be used to organize information?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements is TRUE?

Question 8 8. Reasoning that is comprehensive on the foundation of logic or fact is known as a/an _____.

Question 9 9. In order to fully comprehend and retain the information covered in a reading selection, a reader should...

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements is true?

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Question 11 11. 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 12 12. To synthesize means:

Question 13 13. What is step 1 in comprehending a plot?

Question 14 14. 'Renee is a safe driver. All safe drivers operate their vehicles at a speed of 35 miles per hour. Therefore, Renee drives at 35 miles an hour.' This is an example of which of the following?

Question 15 15. On a plot timeline, which is the correct order:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT a step in analyzing an individual text?

Question 17 17. Being able to identify the problem and solution structure helps readers better comprehend and remember the information covered in a reading selection because they have to:

Question 18 18. For visual learners, who learn well using illustrations, diagrams, and charts, what can be used to help them better understand and process information from a reading selection?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements is correct?

Question 20 20. The theme of The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing is:

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Question 21 21. What are some of the following things a Venn Diagram can compare and contrast?

Question 22 22. It's particularly important to consider your audience when you write an argumentative paper because _____.

Question 23 23. Many teachers use compare and contrast to.....

Question 24 24. When teaching beginning readers to draw conclusions, it's important to guide them in the process by:

Question 25 25. A student finds herself constantly trying to figure out what the author meant when she reads sections of her textbook. Which of the following is NOT a way to improve her reading for the gist of the section?

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Question 26 26. In an informational text that is organized using the sequential steps structure, each main section...

Question 27 27. Why is it important to know and look for signal words in an informational text that organizes information using a sequence of events or steps?

Question 28 28. Why is it important for readers to know how to arrange ideas from a reading selection in an outline?

Question 29 29. Why can it be useful to outline your own major argumentative points before writing your persuasive paper?

Question 30 30. What are some of the signal words and phrases used to help the reader recognize that the problem and solution structure is being used in a text?

MTEL Reading Specialist: Analyzing Ideas Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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