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Vocabulary: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.11-12.4 Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which is the best phrasing to let the reader know that important information is coming up?

Question 2 2. The best approach to making an inference is to _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT helpful when trying to determine the meaning of an unknown word?

Question 4 4. Why is structure so important in writing fiction?

Question 5 5. Applying what you know about U.S. history when you read a historical novel is an example of using _____.

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Question 6 6. An author creating a structure is NOT similar to:

Question 7 7.

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 8 8. 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 9 9. One way to check that you have written a clear sentence is to:

Question 10 10. Which of the following literary elements are NOT included in structure?

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Question 11 11.

How do you change this sentence from passive voice to active voice?

The bloody space battle was fought mostly by children.

Question 12 12. Which of the following sentences has a synonym for 'inconsistent'?

Question 13 13. How can visualization help with reading comprehension?

Question 14 14. What does it mean to make an inference?

Question 15 15.

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.'

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Question 16 16.

'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 17 17. What is visualization when reading?

Question 18 18. In which of the following scenarios is giving a brief response NOT ideal?

Question 19 19. Breaking apart a word into its component parts is an example of using _____.

Question 20 20. Which is the correct order to a narrative structure?

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Question 21 21. What should you consider when visualizing?

Question 22 22.

Identify the error in the following sentence that makes it unclear:

About how to succeed, many people ask me for advice, because I am a wealthy artist.

Question 23 23. You have a dinner party and all the guests ask for seconds. What is the most logical conclusion?

Question 24 24. What is the structure of a story?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a suggested way to make sure your sentences are clear and easy to understand?

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Question 26 26. Why is visualization important?

Question 27 27. 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 28 28. Clues to an author's intended meaning may be found through historical contexts, culture contexts, the author's background, and _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following does NOT add tone and voice to your writing?

Question 30 30. Looking at the words surrounding an unknown word to determine its meaning is an example of using _____.

Vocabulary: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.11-12.4 Chapter Exam Instructions

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