NES Essential Academic Skills Reading: Nonfiction & Informational Text Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is true?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a periodical that focuses on a specific scholarly discipline?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 4 4. What makes a speech different from an article?

Question 5 5. Which of the following statements is a fact?

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Question 6 6. In what ways is a memoir different from a biography?

Question 7 7. Which is not a type of article?

Question 8 8. Why is an informed opinion more trustworthy than an opinion?

Question 9 9. How do autobiographies differ from regular biographies?

Question 10 10. Which is not an article in a reference book?

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Question 11 11. What makes an editorial different from the other types of articles?

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements is an opinion?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is an example of persuasion through the use of logos ('logos' as in philosophy, not trademarks)?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a type of persuasion?

Question 15 15. Which genre of non-fiction literature is memoir a subcategory?

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Question 16 16. 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:

NES Essential Academic Skills Reading: Nonfiction & Informational Text Chapter Exam Instructions

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