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NES Essential Academic Skills Reading: Writing Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following best defines an outline?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT involved in creating an outline?

Question 3 3. What is a key benefit of using text mapping?

Question 4 4. Which of the following best defines text mapping?

Question 5 5. Why is it important to keep information organized when reading and writing?

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Question 6 6. An important part of writing a summary is reminding the reader the ideas are not yours by using:

Question 7 7. When summarizing, it's best to:

Question 8 8. How long should a written summary be?

Question 9 9. Sharing your opinion about the content of the original passage or paragraph in a written summary:

Question 10 10. When should you use quotes in a summary?

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Question 11 11. Say you have data about the percentage of a population that prefers chocolate, strawberry, vanilla, or other ice cream. The total adds up to 100%. What would be the best graph for this data?

Question 12 12. If you had a category, such as 'ice cream flavor', where is the best spot on a graph to put this?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is another name for a pie chart?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT true about information presented in graphs?

Question 15 15. What is the main reason to choose a line graph?

NES Essential Academic Skills Reading: Writing Development 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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