Get That Theme Preassessment
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. Define theme
    answer choices
    underlying meaning
    main idea
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the difference between the subject and the theme?
    answer choices
    They are both the same.
    I just don't know.
    The subject is the topic; the theme is an opinion
    The theme is a topic; the subject is an opinion.
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. How do you, as a reader, explore theme in a piece of literature?
    answer choices
    both B and C
    by analyzing literary elements
    By analyzing literary techniques
    the theme will come to you
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Identify possible ways an author presents theme in a literary work.
    answer choices
    Through feelings of the main character
    Through conversations of the characters
    Actions and events in the story
    All of the above
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. What's the purpose of a theme?
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  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. One way you could figure out the theme is to...
    answer choices
    Skim through the story
    Just read the beginning of the story
    Think about what the character has learned
    Read the ending of the story
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. How can a theme be stated in a text?
    answer choices
    There is never a theme
    Directly or Indirectly
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. The plot of the story does not affect the theme in any way.
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  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. The best definition of theme is...
    answer choices
    The lesson the author is teaching. 
    The message the author is sending.
    A word that summarizes the story.
    The character's main problem.
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is an example of THEME?
    answer choices
    Carry your laptops with two hands at all times.
    Cereal is the healthiest food you can eat.
    You can severely break your leg while crossing the street.
    Life is short; make the most of it.
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of these things is not related to the "theme" in a story?
    answer choices
    how a character is feeling
    a "life lesson" the main character learns
    a big idea that people from any culture or any place can understand
    the moral of the story
  • Question 12
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the theme of this story? 
    answer choices
    Don't steal. 
    Don't judge others. You don't know what they are capable of. 
    Being beautiful is the most important thing.
    Swans are prettier than ducks.
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