The Writing Process: Definition & Steps - Quiz & Worksheet


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Which of the following is the correct order for the writing process?

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1. What is the goal of the prewriting stage?

2. True or False: You can only develop one rough draft throughout the drafting stage.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Knowing what to do at each stage of the writing process can help you greatly when writing a paper. This quiz/worksheet combo will test your understanding of steps of the writing process. The quiz will ask you to identify the correct order of the steps and ask you a true/false statement regarding the number of allowed rough drafts in the drafting stage.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet test you on the following:

  • Goal of the prewriting stage
  • Good steps to take when editing
  • Focus of the revising stage

Skills Practiced

These assessments will allow students to use the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson about the writing process
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the drafting stage and rough drafts and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding good methods when editing a paper
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the goal of the prewriting stage

Additional Learning

To learn more about steps involved in writing, review the accompanying lesson, The Writing Process: Definition & Steps. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define thesis
  • Follow a hypothetical student through the process
  • Understand how the publication step applies to students