Cause & Effect Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples


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Cause is _____ something happened.

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1. What is a possible cause of a sunburn?

2. What is a possible effect of littering?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This short interactive quiz is multiple-choice and will ask you to define vocabulary words, to note differences between cause and effect, and to apply what you know to word problems.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on the following topics regarding cause and effect:

  • Definition
  • How the two are related
  • Practice scenarios

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on cause and effect
  • Information recall- remember what you know about the definition of 'effect'
  • Knowledge application- use what you know to answer word problems
  • Distinguishing differences- note differences between cause and effect

Additional Learning

If you would like to learn more, our lesson, Cause & Effect Lesson for Kids: Definitions & Examples, is a great place to start. Our lesson will teach you:

  • Differences between cause and effect
  • How to draw conclusions about cause and effect
  • Apply what you know about this topic to your daily life