Grade 9 English Practice Exam

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9th Grade English Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Explain the difference between Analyzing and Evaluating a Non-Fiction text below.
  • 2. 
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  • 3. 
    List the four ways character is revealed?
  • 4. 
    What are the main conflicts in A Midsummer Nights Dream?
  • 5. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"Giving humanistic or animalistic qualities to an inanimate object".
    • A. 

      Oxymoron

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Alliteration

  • 6. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"Words that sound like they mean".
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Assonance

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 7. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"An exaggeration or an overstatement".
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Allusion

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 8. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"Repetition of the same phonetic sound in the same sentence at the beginning of the word, usually consonants".
    • A. 

      Assonance

    • B. 

      Oxymoron

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 9. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"Making references to someone or something in pop culture".
    • A. 

      Allusion

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 10. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"The repetition of the same phonetic sound in the middle of the sentence, usually vowels".
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Oxymoron

    • D. 

      Assonance

  • 11. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"A comparison of two unlike objects".
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Personification

  • 12. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"A comparison of two objects using the words 'like' or 'as' " 
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Simile

  • 13. 
    Which Poetic Device fits the following description?"The combining of two contradictory terms".
    • A. 

      Oxymoron

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Assonance

    • D. 

      Allusion

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is an example of Personification?
    • A. 

      He was like a bullet.

    • B. 

      The bullet ran through the man.

    • C. 

      The man outran the bullet.

    • D. 

      The bullet entered him with a pang.

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is an example of a Metaphor?
    • A. 

      It was almost as if fireflies were in her eyes.

    • B. 

      Here eyes were as bright as fireflies.

    • C. 

      Her eyes were like fireflies.

    • D. 

      Her eyes were fireflies.

  • 16. 
     A free verse poem:
    • A. 

      Is meant to be sung.

    • B. 

      Has no rhyme, meter, or regular rhythm.

    • C. 

      Has no rhyme or meter, but does have a regular rhythm.

  • 17. 
    A narrative:
    • A. 

      Has a beginning, middle, and an end.

    • B. 

      Has no plot line.

  • 18. 
    A really long simile is also known as:
    • A. 

      An epic simile.

    • B. 

      A really long simile.

  • 19. 
    An epic poem is:
    • A. 

      A short narrative.

    • B. 

      A long narrative.

    • C. 

      A long ballad.

  • 20. 
    A Midsummer Nights Dream falls into which conflict category?
    • A. 

      Person vs. Self

    • B. 

      Person vs. Person

    • C. 

      Person vs. Supernatural

    • D. 

      Person vs. Environment

    • E. 

      Person vs. Society

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