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Research Instruction for Texas Educators Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is it important to read a multiple choice test closely for literature?

Question 2 2. How do students analyze when summarizing?

Question 3 3. What is an informational text?

Question 4 4. What is one way to reduce testing anxiety?

Question 5 5. Underlining _____ will help you select the proper response in a multiple-choice question, thus avoiding _____, or incorrect responses.

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Question 6 6. What is one way to manage study time?

Question 7 7. What kind of books can teachers use to model examples of informational texts?

Question 8 8. What is the final step in the inquiry cycle?

Question 9 9. What does the mnemonic Learn What Really Helps Recall Readings stand for?

Question 10 10. Which method asks students to write a topic sentence?

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Question 11 11. What are the four types of learners?

Question 12 12. What is an important component of the One-Sentence method?

Question 13 13. Which type of questions do not have a simple answer and require deep understanding?

Question 14 14. What are inquiry skills?

Question 15 15. What types of decisions can students make to organize informational texts?

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Question 16 16. What learning style comprehends information best with the use of visual aids?

Question 17 17. What are four very common types of multiple-choice questions used for literature?

Question 18 18. When taking a multiple choice test in literature, which of the following is NOT a way to increase comprehension of a piece when reading for a test?

Question 19 19. What does the Reciprocal Teaching method ask students to do?

Question 20 20. Which is a skill used when note-taking or summarizing?

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Question 21 21. Which is true about teaching students how to write informational texts?

Question 22 22. When answering multiple-choice questions for literature, in what order should the material be read?

Question 23 23. Which is not an example of a transitional phrase or word?

Question 24 24. What can teachers do to promote inquiry skills?

Question 25 25. Which is a benefit of inquiry skills?

Research Instruction for Texas Educators Chapter Exam Instructions

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