Nonfiction Text
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. Words or phrases that divide an epository text into smaller parts. 
    answer choices
    Subheading
    Heading
    Title
    Caption
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Choose the clue words that indicate compare and contrast.
    answer choices
    therefore, cause, effect, consequently
    later, then, next, Monday
    similar, different, common, on the other hand
    possibility, struggle, hope, problem
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. Choose the clue words that indicate cause and effect.
    answer choices
    next, after, then, first, last
    struggle, promise, problem, solution
    consequently, as a result of, so, therefore
    similar, common, compare, contrast
  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. Choose the clue words that indicate sequential order.
    answer choices
    first, next, finally, 8:30, after
    cause, effect, as a result of, because
    problem, solution, promise, struggle
    compare, contrast, similar, different
  • Question 5
    120 seconds
    Q. Read the following paragraph. Which text structure is used?
    Have you ever made macaroni and cheese? It’s simple! First, boil some water and make some macaroni. Then, make your cheese sauce. After the cheese sauce is ready, mix it with the macaroni. Bake the entire thing in the oven. Finally, it’s time to eat!
    answer choices
    sequential order
    compare and contrast
    description
    problem and solution
  • Question 6
    120 seconds
    Q. Read the following paragraph. Which text structure is used?
    The cardinal and the cedar waxwing are two common birds. Both have crests on their heads. Both are common at birdfeeders. But the birds have some differences. The male cardinal is a bright red, while the waxwing is brown.  The cedar waxwing often migrates from place to place. On the other hand, the cardinal stays in one place year after year.
    answer choices
    compare and contrast
    problem and solution
    description
    cause and effect
  • Question 7
    120 seconds
    Q. Read the following paragraph. Which text structure is used?
     Baby painted turtles spend all winter in their nests. They have special chemicals in their blood that can keep their blood from freezing. As a result, baby painted turtles can survive freezing temperatures!
    answer choices
    compare and contrast
    cause and effect
    problem and solution
    chronological
  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q. Read the following paragraph. Which text structure is used?
    The pond was a beautiful place to visit. The falling leaves, all different colors, decorated the surface of the water. At the edges of the pond, small wildflowers grew. The golden forest glowed faintly in the distance.
    answer choices
    compare and contrast
    main idea/description
    chronological
    problem and solution
  • Question 9
    300 seconds
    Q. What is the form of nonfiction text?
    answer choices
    Expository
    Narrative
    Procedural
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. the way a writer chooses to arrange and present information in a single piece of nonfiction
    answer choices
    organization
    exposition
    resolution
    point of view
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. writing that is meant to convince the reader to adopt a particular point of view
    answer choices
    persuasive
    expository
    narrative
    reflective
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q. the words "best" or "worst" often indicate
    answer choices
    problem/solution
    opinion
    fact
    repetition
  • Question 13
    60 seconds
    Q. writing that presents facts & ideas, or explains a process
    answer choices
    expository
    narrative
    persuasive
    reflective
  • Question 14
    120 seconds
    Q. Do you want to be an artist? Just enroll in "The Awesome Artists" program. Don't let this opportunity or your talent slip away. We guarantee you will be painting like the masters in two weeks for a low cost of $59.95.
    What is the author's purpose?
    answer choices
    to entertain you with a story about artists
    to teach you how all artists become famous
    to convince you to attend an art program
    to explain how to paint a sunset
  • Question 15
    120 seconds
    Q. The Food Group Pyramid tells how to eat healthy. It shows how food is divided into six groups. It is important to eat foods that belong to each group every day. The pyramid helps show how much of each you should eat.
    What is the author's purpose?
    answer choices
    to tell a story about pyramids
    to inform you about the Food Group Pyramid
    to convince you to eat vegetables
    to explain how to go shopping for food
  • Question 16
    60 seconds
    Q. Which best describes a summary?
    answer choices
    a really long detailed piece of writing
    the entire text told in your own words
    a dumb thing that teachers make you write
    the main ideas and important details of a text
  • Question 17
    60 seconds
    Q. Which one of the following is NOT a part of a summary?
    answer choices
    using your own words
    summary being shorter than the text
    exact words from the text
    including main ideas only
  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. When writing a summary for a INFORMATIONAL text, what is a good thing to consider?
    answer choices
    characters
    solution
    details and facts
    conflict
  • Question 19
    300 seconds
    Q. What is the form of nonfiction text?
    answer choices
    Expository
    Narrative
    Procedural
  • Question 20
    300 seconds
    Q. Read this paragraph from “Alligator Or Crocodile? You Decide.” Members of the Crocodylia family have been around for approximately 230 million years. This means that not only were they around when the dinosaurs roamed the earth, but they outlived the dinosaurs! During that time they haven’t change much. So, they must have some extremely successful survival strategies and physical traits. Which statement offers the BEST summary of this paragraph?
    answer choices
    Alligators and crocodiles are hundreds of millions of years old.
    Alligators and crocodiles have lived longer than many other animal species.

    Alligators and crocodiles have special qualities and abilities that help them survive.

    Alligators and crocodiles have remained very much the same since the days of the dinosaurs.
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