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Text Analysis and Close Reading for 10th Grade Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A student is reading a book, and they come across the word heliogram. They don't know what it means, but they do know that heliocentric means having the sun at the center. What strategy would the student use and why?

Question 2 2. What should you NOT focus on when making connections to the text?

Question 3 3. The best approach to making an inference is to _____.

Question 4 4. Looking at the words surrounding an unknown word to determine its meaning is an example of using _____.

Question 5 5. A student finds herself constantly trying to figure out what the author meant when she reads sections of her textbook. Which of the following is NOT a way to improve her reading for the gist of the section?

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Question 6 6. Tom is guiding a group of his students through a big picture reading of Romeo and Juliet. Which of the scenarios below should NOT be included as part of this guided reading?

Question 7 7. An author creating a structure is NOT similar to:

Question 8 8. Why is visualization important?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT helpful in identifying mood and tone?

Question 10 10. What should you consider when visualizing?

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Question 11 11. Applying what you know about U.S. history when you read a historical novel is an example of using _____.

Question 12 12. Clues to an author's intended meaning may be found through historical contexts, culture contexts, the author's background, and _____.

Question 13 13. Janine has to read a chapter per night of a novel for her English class. When should she use visualization as a reading strategy?

Question 14 14. In step 3, you are advised to try to provide a summary of the piece to an individual unfamiliar with the writing. How would you explain the piece in this final challenge?

Question 15 15. What is mood?

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Question 16 16. What does it mean to interpret literature?

Question 17 17. Janet is focused on reading the first four lines of Romeo and Juliet. She is using a/an _____ reading strategy.

Question 18 18. When does the process of analyzing a text begin?

Question 19 19.

Which of the following might be included in a close reading of the line from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet:


Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene

Question 20 20. Which of the following sentences has a synonym for 'inconsistent'?

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Question 21 21.

The word 'authenticity' is the antonym of the word 'spurious' in the following sentence. Why?

'The spurious accusations of the disgusting liar will be proven false since they completely lack authenticity.'

Question 22 22. What is denotation?

Question 23 23.

Which word could be substituted for 'querulous' in the following sentence?

'The querulous child I babysit just won't stop bothering me until I let him play video games.'

Question 24 24. Which is a way to challenge yourself in finding the gist?

Question 25 25. When reading a story, it is important to _____ or find the intended meaning.

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Question 26 26.

'Cheap posters' and 'economy hatchback car' are examples that define which word in the following sentence?

'Even though he says he likes ornate artwork, extravagant clothes, and immoderate cars, Tom is so frugal that he hangs cheap posters on his walls and drives an economy hatchback car.'

Question 27 27. How can visualization help with reading comprehension?

Question 28 28.

In the following sentence, which word serves as a definition of 'transient'?

'Her transient thoughts of quitting her dead-end job are fleeting, lasting only as long as the weekly meeting she abhors.'

Question 29 29. What is visualization when reading?

Question 30 30. What is tone?

Text Analysis and Close Reading for 10th Grade 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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