What is Context? - Definition & Application - Quiz & Worksheet


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Which of the following best describes context?

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1. Context helps us ____________.

2. Which of the following would not be considered providing context for a literary quote?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz/worksheet combo to help you test your understanding of using context in writing. Some of the topics you'll be assessed on include the definition of context and what you may accomplish while reading by using context.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Context defined
  • What you can accomplish by using context while you read
  • Using research in regards to context

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson about using context in writing
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding what types of context are appropriate along with literary quotes and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding using context in writing
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about using context along with research

Additional Learning

To learn more about writing, review the accompanying lesson called What is Context? - Definition & Application. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define context
  • Identify the components of context
  • Know how context may be used as a tool in both reading and writing