Theme
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    What is a theme?

    answer choices

    a story line

    the topic/subject

    a universal truth about life and people

    the time and place of an event

  • Question 2
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    Q. The theme of a piece of literature is the same as its ...
    answer choices
    message
    significance
    subject
    meaning
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Unlike the topic of literature, a theme ...

    answer choices

    can be expressed in one word

    always shows the setting

    is always stated directly in the text

    cannot be just one word

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. You can often infer the theme of a piece of literature by ...
    answer choices
    evaluating how a character has changed
    sharing a character's experience
    determining how the conflict has resolved
    ALL of the above
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following statements about theme is TRUE?

    answer choices

    Authors NEVER use the same theme twice

    Themes only repeat in short stories

    All poems have the same theme

    The same themes can occur in different stories/different authors

  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. To identify a theme in a story, a reader can ask ...
    answer choices
    What has the character learned?
    What is the setting?
    Who is the narrator?
    ALL of the above
  • Question 7
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    Q. A theme should be supported by ...
    answer choices
    your own words
    evidence from the text
    rationale/reasoning
    ALL of the above
  • Question 8
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    Q. Themes are universal because ...
    answer choices
    all humans share common experiences
    authors add them to make the writing meaningful
    the entire universe enjoys them
    the stories go on forever
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following is NOT an example of a theme?

    answer choices

    Treat others the way you want to be treated.

    The little boy lied to his mother.

    With hard work, you can accomplish anything.

    You shouldn't judge a book by its cover.

  • Question 10
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    Q.

    What could be an example of a theme?

    answer choices

    Friendship

    Being prepared often leads to success.

    How to bake chocolate chip cookies

    Helping others

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