Nonfiction Text Structure
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  • Question 1
    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 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Choose the clue words that indicate sequence.
    answer choices
    first, next, finally, 8:30, after
    cause, effect, as a result of, because
    problem, solution, promise, struggle
    compare, contrast, similar, different
  • 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. 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
    sequence
    compare and contrast
    description
    problem and solution
  • Question 5
    60 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 6
    60 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 7
    60 seconds
    Q. Read the following paragraph. Which text structure is used? 
    Why do you need to get exercise? It is good for your body. It makes your heart, muscles, and bones strong. It makes you feel better if you have a bad day. If you exercise, you will stay at a healthy weight.
    answer choices
    cause and effect
    description
    problem and solution
    sequence
  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q. The text structure that describes the order steps occurred is called_______.
    answer choices
    Cause and Effect
    Sequence
    Compare and Contrast
    Problem and Siolution
  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q. When the author explains why something happens or explains the effects of something, what text structure are they using?
    answer choices
    problem and solution
    compare and contrast
    cause and effect
    sequence
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. Read the following paragraph. Which text structure is used?
    Some dogs and cats do not have homes. People started animal shelters to take care of these animals and solve the problem of homeless animals. At the shelters, dogs and cats get food and water. They get to play with other dogs and cats. Sometimes, people bring a lost animal to the shelter. Some of these dogs and cats get a new home! People come to animal shelters to get a new pet. 
    answer choices
    cause and effect
    description
    problem and solution
    compare and contrast
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. Read the following paragraph. Which text structure is being used?
    A fuel cell is a kind of battery. It makes electricity. One side of the cell is filled with hydrogen. The other is filled with oxygen that comes from the air. The hydrogen separates into electrons and protons. The electrons supply the power for the motor. The protons mix with the oxygen to make water. The water passes out of the cell.
    answer choices
    problem and solution
    cause and effect
    compare and contrast
    description
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