Practice Analyzing and Interpreting an Article


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1. What is the lead in a news article?

2. What are a few of the questions that we should ask ourselves when analyzing a news article?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Analyzing an article can help you learn more about the subject and who wrote it, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of how. Some terms you'll be assessed on include elements of a news article and types of propaganda.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on your understanding of:

  • Identifying audiences
  • Journalism
  • Elements of a news article
  • Types of propaganda

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on journalism
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as propaganda and the lead
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding article analysis

Additional Learning

There are many nuanced aspects to analyzing articles. To get more information and absorb these different subtleties, read the lesson called Practice Analyzing and Interpreting an Article. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn the elements of a news article
  • Know how to analyze a news article
  • Explore the three main parts of a news article
  • List important questions to ask when reading an article
  • Differentiate types of propaganda