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Reading Comprehension of Nonfiction Texts Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which are types of informative nonfiction?

Question 2 2. How is literary nonfiction different from fiction?

Question 3 3. Which type of graphic must have numbers that add up to 100?

Question 4 4. When reading a book about the U.S. Civil War, which of the following lists would be considered forms of textual evidence?

Question 5 5. What is the primary purpose of an informational text?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is a fact?

Question 7 7. What should you NOT do before reading an informational text?

Question 8 8. Which of the following should you do as you read an informational text?

Question 9 9. How does teaching vocabulary support comprehension of informational texts?

Question 10 10. What are the two types of nonfiction?

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Question 11 11. In what ways is a memoir different from a biography?

Question 12 12. Which method uses a series of statements or questions to predict and guide reading?

Question 13 13. Which strategy has students reading the title, headings, and subheadings of a text before reading the content?

Question 14 14. What is a fact?

Question 15 15. Why is chunking the text a good strategy for supporting comprehension of informational texts?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 17 17. An article you read in a magazine where a celebrity answers questions is an example of what type of nonfiction?

Question 18 18. What is an opinion?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is true?

Question 20 20. What does PAR stand for in the PAR method of teaching reading and writing?

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Question 21 21. Which question can help you determine whether a statement is a fact or an opinion?

Question 22 22. What are content area classes?

Question 23 23. What is an informational text?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is an example of an informational text?

Question 25 25. After reading an informational text, what should you NOT do?

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Question 26 26. What does the KWL strategy ask students to do?

Question 27 27. Which type of graphic might have a key and a scale?

Question 28 28. How do autobiographies differ from regular biographies?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements is an opinion?

Question 30 30. What is the purpose of a graphic in a functional or persuasive text?

Reading Comprehension of Nonfiction 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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