Author's Purpose
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. Persuade means...
    answer choices
    Make people agree with you
    Make people angry
    Make people think the opposite thing
    Make people fall in love
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. what does describe mean?
    answer choices
    to inform
    to tell about something
    to have fun
    to get you to do something
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. Entertain means...
    answer choices
    To make people scared
    To make people sad
    To make people enjoy something
    To go to the circus
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. what does explain mean?
    answer choices
    to tell you how to do something
    to describe
    to inform 
    to have fun
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. what does inform mean?
    answer choices
    to explain
    to give facts 
    to have fun
    to tell about something
  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the authors purpose?
    "Eating too much cake and not exercising will give us health problems."
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the authors purpose?
    "Every house should have a dog. They are cute, loyal and will protect your house."
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
  • Question 8
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the authors purpose?
    "She threw the paper airplane. It looped through the trees, under the dogs belly, up into the sky and landed in the hot air balloon."
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
  • Question 9
    20 seconds
    Q. In a campaign speech, the authors purpose is to:
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
    Describe
  • Question 10
    20 seconds
    Q. In directions, the author's purpose is to:
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
    Explain
  • Question 11
    20 seconds
    Q. In a song, the author's purpose is to:
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
    Describe
  • Question 12
    20 seconds
    Q. In a non-fiction book, the author's purpose is to:
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
    Explain
  • Question 13
    20 seconds
    Q. The instructions for the board game, Monopoly is meant to:
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
    Explain
  • Question 14
    20 seconds
    Q. A child’s letter to Santa asking for a bicycle because the child has been good all year is meant to:
    answer choices
    Persuade
    Inform
    Entertain
    Explain
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the authors purpose in this writing:
    First, you get the bread. Then, you get the jelly and peanut butter. Then, you get a butter knife and spread the jelly and peanut butter on separate pieces of bread. Lastly, put the two slices of bread together and BOOM! You got a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.
    answer choices
    To explain
    To entertain
    To Inform
    To decribe
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. What is authors purpose????
    answer choices
    why the author likes to write
    What the author is writing
    Why the author is writing
    How the author writes
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. What is a good example of Describe????
    answer choices
    Im at the park with my friend eating icecream
    Cats have 9 lives
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    Dogs are the best animals
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. What is Pie'ed????
    answer choices
    Peace,Independent,
    HAPPY
    Persuade, Inform, entertain, Elmo, Disco party
    Persuade, Inform, entertain,explain, decsribe
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. She ate icecream at the beach
    answer choices
    explain
    describe
    inform
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. Who is your favorite person?
    answer choices
    Miss Sheffield
    WRONG ANSWER
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