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  • Question 1
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    Q. The author instructs or tells how to do something 
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    bias
    perspective
    explain
    persuade 
  • Question 2
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    Q. The way the author views a topic
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    purpose
    assumption
    persuade
    perspective 
  • Question 3
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    Q. The author wants to give the reader factual information 
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    perspective 
    persuade 
    inform 
    describe 
  • Question 4
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    Q. The author wants to give the reader something to enjoy reading 
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    entertain
    describe
    bias
    explain 
  • Question 5
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    Q. The author wants the reader to create a picture of a person, place or a thing by using their five senses
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    inform
    describe
    persuade
    explain
  • Question 6
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    Q. The author writes about something that they accept as true without proof
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    bias
    perspective 
    persuade 
    assumption
  • Question 7
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    Q. The author is trying to convince the reader to do something or think a certain way 
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    persuade
    inform
    bias
    explain 
  • Question 8
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    Q. The author writes about an attitude that always favors one way of feeling or acting over any other 
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    describe
    explain
    bias
    assumption
  • Question 9
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    Q. A story about a family trying to stick together and survive during the Great Depression 
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    Explain
    Inform 
    Entertain
    Describe
  • Question 10
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    Q. A section in a history book describing the conditions and causes of the Great Depression in the Midwest in the 1930s 
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    Inform
    Persuade
    Entertain
    Explain
  • Question 11
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    Q. An article trying to convince the reader that the iPod is the greatest electronic device ever made
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    Entertain
    Persuade
    Explain
    Inform
  • Question 12
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    Q. A paragraph telling you about how a piece of candy smells, looks, feels, sounds and tastes. 
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    Describe
    Inform
    Entertain
    Explain 
  • Question 13
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    Q. A recipe for cookies giving step by step instructions 
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    Entertain
    Explain
    Describe
    Persuade
  • Question 14
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    Q. You are listing all the reasons why your parents should let you have your own smart phone. You are attempting to ...
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    inform them.
    persuade them. 
    entertain them. 
    describe it to them. 
  • Question 15
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    Q. A book that you read in your free time that tells the story of a dog and it's life is written to ...
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    entertain you. 
    persuade you. 
    inform you. 
    describe something to you. 
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