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Narrative Writing: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.7.3A-E Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is NOT true about transitions?

Question 2 2. In Jim's narrative essay about his family, certain parts are written in extreme detail, while others are written in more general terms. These differences illustrate the concept of _____ in a narrative.

Question 3 3. Most simply put, a narrative essay functions to _____.

Question 4 4. What might be a good transition word when writing comparison/contrast?

Question 5 5. What does it mean to draw conclusions about your story?

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Question 6 6. Which of these characteristics has the MOST impact on the effectiveness of a narrative essay over all the others?

Question 7 7. What does pacing mean?

Question 8 8. In writing description, what does concrete mean?

Question 9 9. What is personal reflection in a narrative essay?

Question 10 10. What is NOT an element in writing stories?

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Question 11 11. Where should you usually place punctuation with quotation marks?

Question 12 12. What is a narrative?

Question 13 13. Why would it be correct to assert that narrative essays can be thought of as slightly persuasive?

Question 14 14. What is an image in writing?

Question 15 15. What type of shift does this transition show? 'Barry thought the fistfight was breaking the rules, while from Shane's point of view, that same fight might be a last desperate move for survival.'

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Question 16 16. A metaphor is:

Question 17 17. Janet's narrative leads up to the most important moment of her story, when she first saw the face of her newborn child. This type of moment in a narrative is known as the _____.

Question 18 18. Why choose specific verbs?

Question 19 19. In writing descriptive details, what does specific mean?

Question 20 20. What is a turning point in a story?

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Question 21 21. A simile is:

Question 22 22. Why do we use transitions in writing?

Question 23 23. What is a noun?

Question 24 24. What might be a good transition word for a cause/effect essay?

Question 25 25. Which of these is not one of the five senses?

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Question 26 26. What is a narrative?

Question 27 27. What is NOT a good reason to conclude with personal reflection?

Question 28 28. What type of change does this transition show? 'After Susan's mother dropped her off at school, she drove home.'

Narrative Writing: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.7.3A-E 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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