Identifying the Structure of a Text


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When you analyze the structure of a work of fiction, you identify its:

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1. Which nonfiction structure or organizational pattern presents events in time?

2. Which nonfiction structure or organizational pattern explores the similarities and differences between two or more people, places, things, or events?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this assessment to check your understanding of identifying text structures. It will ask questions about some of the vocabulary terms involved with this subject.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Students who take this quiz can expect to be tested on the following vocabulary terms:

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
  • Chronological
  • Compare and contrast
  • Problem and solution

Skills Practiced

Those who use this assessment will be improving the skills listed below:

  • Reading comprehension - read the accompanying lesson on text structures and draw out the most important information
  • Defining key concepts - accurately define key terms like conflict and setting
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast between various text structures
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about fiction and nonfiction texts

Additional Learning

To learn more about this subject, take a peek at the accompanying lesson on Text Structures. It will help you meet these goals and objectives:

  • Define and differentiate between fiction and nonfiction texts
  • Identify the types of fictional structure
  • Identify the types of nonfiction structure
  • Identify the parts of a fiction structure