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NES ELA: Strategies for Reading Informational Texts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. This graph shows the number of rabbits a breeder has at the beginning of each month of the year. How many rabbits did the breeder begin with during the year shown?

Question 2 2. A summary can include all of the following EXCEPT _____.

Question 3 3. This graph shows the number of rabbits a breeder has each month. Which month did the breeder have the most rabbits?

Question 4 4. Why are the recency and verifiability of sources important factors in the production of an article?

Question 5 5. What is the institute that hosts the website?

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Question 6 6. Informational writing includes ___________.

Question 7 7. Informational text is written in a way that

Question 8 8. This graph shows the number of rabbits a breeder has each month. In which month did the breeder have 40 rabbits?

Question 9 9. Which of the following are examples of author credibility?

Question 10 10. What is a summary?

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Question 11 11. What name is given to a piece of research which is reviewed by experts in a field review before it is published in an academic periodical?

Question 12 12. Which of the following best defines what a journal article is?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a type of text structure used in informational writing?

Question 14 14. What sources are NOT considered reliable?

Question 15 15. What are some of the problems that would cause you to reject a source?

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Question 16 16. The primary purpose of informational writing is to ___________.

Question 17 17. What are the two factors that help you judge the worth of an article?

Question 18 18. When creating summaries, it's important to _____.

Question 19 19. Informational text is usually found in?

Question 20 20. Informational writing does NOT involve the following:

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Question 21 21. How can you use journal articles in your paper?

Question 22 22. Where's a good place to find journal articles?

Question 23 23. What is a line graph?

Question 24 24. Articles that have been read and approved by professionals in the same academic discipline as the author are considered to be:

Question 25 25. What does 'peer-reviewed' mean?

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Question 26 26. Some characteristics of informational text include?

Question 27 27. Why is not including an opinion in a summary the right thing to do?

Question 28 28. What qualities should you look for to determine whether an article is scholarly or not?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is often mistakenly thought of as informational writing?

Question 30 30. This graph shows the number of rabbits a breeder has each month. When did the breeder reach 100 rabbits?

NES ELA: Strategies for Reading Informational Texts 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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