Ohio Assessments ELA: Reading Technical Texts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a type of scientific presentation?

Question 2 2. Which rule helps you identify the biological ideas that you'll need to reference in order to solve the problem?

Question 3 3. Which report provides critical feedback and updates on projects?

Question 4 4. Which report uses informational reporting that contains facts about monitoring and controlling operations?

Question 5 5. Which report examines the success of past or current decision making?

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Question 6 6. What is one way that charts may be deceiving?

Question 7 7. Randy buys a bushel of raspberries from the farmer's market. He tells the salesperson that he intends to squish the berries and make dye to be used in his organic artwork. The salesperson tells Randy he's never heard of that, but hopes it works. Randy makes the dye, but it's not exactly the color he wanted. It's a little too light. This is an example of:

Question 8 8. Which rule keeps you from getting distracted by incorrect choices in a multiple-choice question?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is true about scientific information?

Question 10 10. Who is the target audience for an end-user document?

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Question 11 11. Which rule describes the very first thing you should do when encountering a problem involving a graph or chart?

Question 12 12. Which concepts would you NOT have needed to remember for the problem with the dialysis bags?

Question 13 13. What must a writer of an end-user document consider when developing the document?

Question 14 14. Looking at the graph below, which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 15 15. Which of the following types of documents are informative or instructional documents that are developed and written for an audience already familiar with a specific technical area?

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Question 16 16. Landon buys a new particular type of lawnmower after the salesperson suggested it due to the type of grass in Landon's lawn. However, when Landon uses the mower it doesn't cut the grass. Instead, it just pushes the grass blades to the side. What is this an example of?

Question 17 17. What is LIKELY the purpose of Technical Marketing Communications?

Question 18 18. Where does the word 'science' come from?

Question 19 19. Which rule describes how you come to understand what a chart means and how to use it effectively?

Question 20 20. Which rule describes what you should do when you're ready to read a multiple-choice question?

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Question 21 21. Fletcher wants to repair his brother's broken bicycle. He searches online and finds a diagram of the bike that he can use to help him. What kind of document has Fletcher LIKELY found?

Question 22 22. During an exam, what should you do if you're having trouble visualizing the line graph that matches your data table?

Question 23 23. Michael buys a new microwave oven. When he's at the appliance store the salesperson tells him, 'You won't find a better microwave than this one.' After successfully using the microwave for just one month, the microwave breaks. This is an example of:

Question 24 24. Which rule allows you to get oriented to the information in the problem?

Question 25 25. Why is it important to learn the 'language' of science?

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Question 26 26. Taylor sees an ad for a 32-inch TV for $100 and goes to the store to buy it. He pays the $100 and takes the TV home, but upon opening the box he discovers the TV is only 27 inches. What is this an example of?

Question 27 27. Which report provides advantages and disadvantages of taking a specific course of action such as whether to purchase a competitor?

Question 28 28. Bonnie wants to buy a new bookcase to store her collection of antique pewter vases. She tells this to the furniture salesperson, specifying that her vases are large and heavy. The salesperson suggests a particular bookcase, which she buys and brings home. However, upon placing the vases on it the bookcase collapses. This is an example of _____.

Question 29 29. Using the image provided, what conclusion can be made about the trend in the number of families over geologic time?

Ohio Assessments ELA: Reading Technical 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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