Mc Questions For "Learning To Read"

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Mc Questions For "Learning To Read"


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  • 1. 
    • A. 

      A. a chronological sequence of events

    • B. 

      B. a series of personal anecdotes

    • C. 

      C. a diatribe exposing racism in America, particularly in the education system

    • D. 

      D. an explanation of how the speaker gained an education

    • E. 

      E. a study of the teachings of Elijah Muhammad and their influence on History

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      A. to illustrate the speaker's competitive spirit

    • B. 

      B. to establish a motivation for the speaker's actions

    • C. 

      C. to contrast the speaker's own skills with those of a rival

    • D. 

      D. to indicate the importance of having a person to emulate

    • E. 

      E. to indicate the source of the speaker's knowledge

  • 3. 
    3. Par 9 has which of the following: i:periodic sentence ii:cumulative sentence iii: inverted syntax
    • A. 

      A. I only

    • B. 

      B. II only

    • C. 

      C. III only

    • D. 

      D. II and III only

    • E. 

      E. I, II, and III

  • 4. 
    4. Par 11 contains all of the following EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      A. figurative language

    • B. 

      B. parallel syntax

    • C. 

      C. periodic sentence

    • D. 

      D. irony

    • E. 

      E. retrospective point of view

  • 5. 
    5. The principal symbolic movement of the excerpt is from:
    • A. 

      A. dullness to brilliance

    • B. 

      B. anger to compassion

    • C. 

      C. disbelief to faith

    • D. 

      D. denial to acceptance

    • E. 

      E. ignorance to knowledge

  • 6. 
    6. Which of the following sentences establishes the theme of personal determination? I: "When I just skipped those words, of course, i really ended up with little idea of what the book said," (Paragraph 4.) II. "Over and over; aloud, to myself, I read my own handwriting." (Paragraph 8) III: "You couldn't have gotten me out of books with a wedge." (Paragraph 11)
    • A. 

      A. I only

    • B. 

      B. II only

    • C. 

      C. III only

    • D. 

      D. II and III only

    • E. 

      E. I, II, and III

  • 7. 
    7. Which rhetorical mode is being used: I. cause/effect II: process analysis III: description
    • A. 

      A. I only

    • B. 

      B. I and II only

    • C. 

      C. II and III only

    • D. 

      D. III only

    • E. 

      E. I, II, and III

  • 8. 
    Which of the following best describes the tone of the passage?
    • A. 

      A. proud and prejudiced

    • B. 

      B. angry and ironic

    • C. 

      C. sincere and determined

    • D. 

      D. didactic and defensive

    • E. 

      E. serious and systematic