Basic Trivia Questions On Paragraph And Essay Writing! Quiz

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Basic Trivia Questions On Paragraph And Essay Writing! Quiz

Are you looking for some Basic Trivia Questions on Paragraph and Essay Writing! You are in luck as the quiz below is perfect for that as it helps a student refresh their understanding of some writing techniques. If you think you need some help in this field, all you need to do is actually take the quiz and keep an eye out for others like it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Introduction paragraphs serve which of the following functions?
    • A. 

      Engages the reader

    • B. 

      Increases interest in the topic

    • C. 

      Establish the thesis

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is NOT a part of the ACES strategy used for structuring paragraphs?
    • A. 

      Answering the passage

    • B. 

      Citing evidence from the passage

    • C. 

      Explain the evidence

    • D. 

      Summarize the answer

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is the correct order of the three parts of a Conclusion Paragraph?
    • A. 

      Summarize Body Paragraphs, Restate Thesis, and Final Thought Sentence

    • B. 

      Final Thought Sentence, Restate Thesis, and Summarize Body Paragraphs

    • C. 

      Summarize Body Paragraphs, Final Thought Sentence, and Restate Thesis

    • D. 

      Restate Thesis, Summarize Body Paragraphs, and Final Thought Sentence

  • 4. 
    What goes first in an MLA citation?
    • A. 

      Author's Last Name, First Name

    • B. 

      Title of the Work

    • C. 

      Publisher or Website

    • D. 

      Date of Access

  • 5. 
    The purpose of informational essays are to 
    • A. 

      Challenge conclusions presented in essays, research, and reports previously published on a topic

    • B. 

      Set forth an original argument using reasoning, warrants, evidence, and convincing explanation

    • C. 

      Assert new ideas or theories about topics for others to investigate and do scholarly research

    • D. 

      None of the above