Inference Assessment
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• Question 1
180 seconds
Q. Chloe feels horrible.  Her throat is so sore that she can barely swallow.  Her head hurts, her body aches and she has a fever.  "Today is supposed to be special.  It's not going to be a very fun birthday this year, "she thinks, when she hears her mom calling the doctor's office.
What can you infer?
She will get extra presents because she's sick
She will go to the doctor on her birthday
She will have fun on her birthday
• Question 2
180 seconds
Q. Have you ever ridden a horse?  Riding a horse is fun, but it can be a little frightening, too.  You might not realize how large and powerful a horse is until you are sitting on one.  That's why it's good to have a calm, gentle horse the first time you ride one.
It is likely that
all horses are gentle
calm horses are easier to ride
horse are scary
• Question 3
180 seconds
Q. It is very hot during the day.  At night, it is much cooler.  It hardly ever rains, so the rocky ground is very dry.  Plants with prickly spines called cacti, grow all around.  Jackrabbits, roadrunners, and tarantulas can live here.  But not plants and animals are suited to this climate.
It is likely that
This is a rain forest
This is a tundra
This is a desert
• Question 4
180 seconds
Q. Tiffany held her breath as her teacher returned the math test the class had taken last week.  Tiffany had not studied very hard or long for the test, and she was worried about her grade.  Her teacher handed Tiffany her test.  Tiffany groaned and put her head down on her desk.
It is likely that
she's tired
• Question 5
180 seconds
Q. The weather was mild for winter, and Owen was eager for the last bell to ring.  After school, his mom was taking him to the park.  "We need to make the most of the weather," she had said that morning, because tomorrow you'll be wearing your boots and snow pants."
It is likely that
Owen is getting some new clothes
It is going to snow soon
Owen doesn't like to play at the park
• Question 6
60 seconds
Q. What is an inference?
A reasonable guess
A short version of a story
A reasonable guess that must make sense
The lesson of the story
• Question 7
60 seconds
Q. We use two things to make an inference.  What are they?
Background knowledge and summaries
evidence from the text or picture and a summary
background knowledge and the lesson learned
background knowledge and evidence from the text
• Question 8
60 seconds
Q. What is background knowledge?
what the author knows
• Question 9
60 seconds
Q. Where do we find our evidence from the text?