MTLE Reading Teacher: Emergent Literacy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The first known writing system was

Question 2 2. How does etymology help students who are struggling to read tough material?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a language in the Latin family?

Question 4 4. Which is the correct historical order?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is an argument against Noam Chomsky's theory of universal language?

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Question 6 6. What is phonology?

Question 7 7. What is phonology?

Question 8 8. A seven month old baby repeatedly babbles 'bababa' and 'dadada'. This is an example of

Question 9 9. What is a game that can be used to help students review previously learned letters?

Question 10 10. By what age can most children be considered fully intelligible?

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Question 11 11. What is the main component of phonology that phonologists use to predict how speech sounds will change?

Question 12 12. What is a phoneme?

Question 13 13. Which of the following explains why alphabets came to replace pictographs in the West?

Question 14 14. What skill does letter basketball help students practice?

Question 15 15. Decoding is

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Question 16 16. What language family is English a part of?

Question 17 17. If you were to segment the word 'black' into different phonemes, how many phonemes would there be?

Question 18 18. How can you give students more practice associating written letters with their corresponding sounds?

Question 19 19. For literacy to expand and for empires to grow larger, _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a consonant blend?

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Question 21 21. Teaching concepts of print means

Question 22 22. What is the first major phonological skill developed?

Question 23 23. Which statement correctly compares the function of Broca's area and Wernicke's area?

Question 24 24. Teaching the alphabet to preschoolers involves:

Question 25 25. Kindergarten language arts classrooms should have

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Question 26 26. In which language do phonological rules predict how speech sounds will change?

Question 27 27. Why was early cuneiform such a limited form of writing?

Question 28 28. What does etymology mean?

Question 29 29. By what age will most children have acquired the ability to speak their first word?

Question 30 30. How many phonemes are there in the English language?

MTLE Reading Teacher: Emergent Literacy 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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