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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Describe genre.

  • 2. 

    Describe the difference between poetry and prose.

  • 3. 

    Describe plot.

  • 4. 

    Describe setting.

  • 5. 

    Describe Narrative Structure.

  • 6. 

    Describe Visual Literary.

  • 7. 

    A goal of literature programs to create negative attitudes toward literature.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement suggests that the goal of literature programs is to create negative attitudes toward literature. However, this is not true. The goal of literature programs is actually to foster a love for literature, promote critical thinking skills, and develop an appreciation for different forms of literary expression.

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  • 8. 

    Concept books are specialized books that focus on more than one specific topic.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Concept books are specialized books that focus on one specific topic, not more than one specific topic. Therefore, the statement "Concept books are specialized books that focus on more than one specific topic" is incorrect.

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  • 9. 

    Literary elements should not be mutually compatible and compliment each other.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    This statement is incorrect. In literature, literary elements are often used to enhance and complement each other. For example, the use of symbolism can enhance the theme of a story, while the use of foreshadowing can create suspense and anticipation. Therefore, literary elements are typically designed to work together harmoniously to create a more impactful and meaningful literary work.

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  • 10. 

    Setting is how the author portrays each character.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement is false because setting refers to the time, place, and environment in which the story takes place, not how the author portrays each character. The portrayal of characters is determined by their actions, dialogue, and descriptions provided by the author. The setting, on the other hand, helps to establish the context and atmosphere of the story.

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  • 11. 

    Plot is the book's underlying theme

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement "Plot is the book's underlying theme" is false. The plot of a book refers to the sequence of events that occur in the story, while the theme refers to the central message or main idea that the author wants to convey. The plot and theme are two different elements in a book and are not interchangeable.

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  • 12. 

    Sharing books with very young children helps them to learn to listen, to attend to task, and to relate stories to their own lives.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Sharing books with very young children helps them to develop important skills such as listening, attention, and the ability to relate stories to their own lives. Reading aloud to children exposes them to language, vocabulary, and different perspectives, which can enhance their cognitive and social development. Additionally, it encourages a love for reading and learning from an early age. Therefore, the statement is true.

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  • 13. 

    Children should not be making personal connections to experiences similar to their own as well as to literature that relates to the world around them.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because children should be encouraged to make personal connections to experiences similar to their own as well as to literature that relates to the world around them. Making these connections helps children to better understand and relate to the material they are reading, and can enhance their overall learning experience. It also allows them to develop empathy and critical thinking skills by exploring different perspectives and relating them to their own lives.

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  • 14. 

    Actions or details that extend the story, develop the setting, or enhance the characterization should not be added to the illustrations.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because actions or details that extend the story, develop the setting, or enhance the characterization should be added to the illustrations. Adding such actions or details can help to create a more immersive and engaging experience for the reader, allowing them to better understand the story, setting, and characters. By incorporating these elements into the illustrations, the overall storytelling can be enhanced, making the illustrations more meaningful and impactful.

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  • 15. 

    Good children's literature should touch children's emotions or stimulate their imaginations.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Children's literature plays a significant role in shaping young minds. It should be able to evoke emotions and ignite their imagination. A good children's book can transport them to different worlds, introduce them to new ideas, and help them understand complex emotions. By touching their emotions and stimulating their imaginations, children's literature can encourage empathy, creativity, and critical thinking skills. Therefore, it is true that good children's literature should touch children's emotions or stimulate their imaginations.

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  • 16. 

    If a story is coherent, it will have lags, random happenings, or intrusions and will not flow in a meaningful way.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    A coherent story is expected to flow in a meaningful way, without any lags, random happenings, or intrusions. The answer is false because the statement contradicts the definition of coherence in storytelling.

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  • 17. 

    While making Text to World connections students are connecting the story to their own life, experiences and feelings.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Making Text to World connections involves connecting the story to real-world events, issues, or situations outside of one's personal experiences. It is about understanding how the story relates to the larger world and society, rather than just one's own life, experiences, and feelings. Therefore, the correct answer is False.

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  • 18. 

    When making Text to World connections students are connecting the characters, settings, and events from one story to another.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    When making Text to World connections, students are actually connecting the characters, settings, and events from a story to real-world situations, events, or experiences. This helps them to understand how the themes and ideas in the story relate to the larger world around them. Therefore, the correct answer is False, as the statement suggests that Text to World connections are made between different stories, which is not accurate.

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  • 19. 

    When making Text to Self connections students are connecting the story to world history and events.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    When making Text to Self connections, students are actually connecting the story to their own personal experiences, feelings, and beliefs, rather than world history and events. This allows them to relate to the characters and events in the story on a deeper level, making it more meaningful and engaging for them.

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  • 20. 

    Teachers should not read to children after they can read to themselves.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    This statement is false because reading to children even after they can read to themselves has numerous benefits. It helps in developing their listening skills, vocabulary, comprehension, and imagination. It also fosters a love for reading and storytelling. Additionally, reading aloud allows children to experience more complex texts that they might not be able to read independently yet. Therefore, teachers should continue to read to children even after they have acquired reading skills.

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  • 21. 

    Teachers should guide children to perceive literature as separate and unrelated stories and poems.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Teachers should guide children to perceive literature as interconnected and related stories and poems. By understanding the connections between different literary works, students can develop a deeper appreciation for the themes, motifs, and techniques used by authors. This approach encourages critical thinking, analysis, and the ability to make connections across texts. It also helps students to see the broader picture of literature as a reflection of society and human experiences.

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  • 22. 

    Literature should be integrated with other areas of the curriculum.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Literature should be integrated with other areas of the curriculum because it helps students develop critical thinking skills, enhances their understanding of different cultures and perspectives, and improves their communication and language skills. By integrating literature into other subjects such as history, science, or social studies, students are able to make connections and see the relevance of what they are learning. This interdisciplinary approach also fosters creativity and encourages students to think outside the box. Overall, integrating literature with other areas of the curriculum enriches the learning experience and promotes a well-rounded education.

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  • 23. 

    ______________ describes a book's general makeup, including size, shape, type of binding, and arrangement of illustrations.

    • A.

      Genre

    • B.

      Literary Elements

    • C.

      Plot

    • D.

      Format

    Correct Answer
    D. Format
    Explanation
    The term "format" refers to the physical characteristics of a book, such as its size, shape, type of binding, and arrangement of illustrations. It does not pertain to the content or storyline of the book, but rather focuses on its overall appearance and structure. This information is useful for readers and collectors who are interested in the physical aspects of books, as well as for publishers and designers who need to determine how to present the book visually.

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  • 24. 

    Literature should be ___________ more than ____________.

    • A.

      Read, listened to

    • B.

      Experienced, taught

    • C.

      Taught, experienced

    • D.

      Listened to, read

    Correct Answer
    C. Taught, experienced
    Explanation
    Literature should be taught more than experienced. This means that literature should be studied, analyzed, and understood through academic instruction and guidance. While experiencing literature can be valuable, it is through teaching and learning that a deeper understanding and appreciation can be achieved. By being taught literature, individuals can gain knowledge about different literary techniques, themes, and historical contexts, enhancing their overall understanding and interpretation of literary works. Experiencing literature alone may not provide the same level of insight and comprehension.

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  • 25. 

    A ___________ is a diagram that charts the potential within a single book or the possible ways of developing a single topic through literature.

    • A.

      Unit of study

    • B.

      Web

    • C.

      Literary element

    • D.

      Theme

    Correct Answer
    B. Web
    Explanation
    A web is a diagram that charts the potential within a single book or the possible ways of developing a single topic through literature. It is a visual representation that shows the connections and relationships between different ideas, characters, events, and themes within a book or topic. A web helps to organize and explore the various possibilities and perspectives that can be explored in a book or topic, allowing for a deeper understanding and analysis.

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  • 26. 

    Factors to consider when finding the right book include

    • A.

      Quality of the material

    • B.

      Purpose for reading

    • C.

      Delivery of reading

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    When finding the right book, there are various factors to consider. The quality of the material is important as it determines the content's accuracy, relevance, and reliability. The purpose for reading is also crucial as different books cater to different interests and objectives. Additionally, the delivery of reading, such as the format (e.g., print or digital) and accessibility, can greatly impact the reading experience. Therefore, considering all of the above factors is necessary to ensure the selection of the most suitable book.

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  • 27. 

    The types of stories primary school-aged children are interested in include

    • A.

      Aliens, outer space, planets

    • B.

      War

    • C.

      Technical aspects of cars and trucks

    • D.

      Stories about personified animals, nature, children their own age, and familiar experiences

    Correct Answer
    D. Stories about personified animals, nature, children their own age, and familiar experiences
    Explanation
    Primary school-aged children are typically interested in stories that they can relate to and understand. Stories about personified animals allow them to connect with the characters and learn valuable lessons through their experiences. Nature stories introduce children to the world around them and foster a sense of wonder and curiosity. Stories about children their own age help them to feel understood and validated. Familiar experiences, such as everyday activities or challenges, provide a sense of comfort and familiarity. On the other hand, topics like aliens, outer space, planets, war, and technical aspects of cars and trucks may be less relatable or age-appropriate for primary school-aged children.

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  • 28. 

    Strategies and activities teachers can use to extend ideas presented in books include

    • A.

      Drawing a response to a story

    • B.

      Creating a character bookmark

    • C.

      Comparing and contrasting other books

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "all of the above." Teachers can extend ideas presented in books by encouraging students to draw a response to a story, create a character bookmark, and compare and contrast other books. These strategies and activities help students engage with the text, deepen their understanding, and make connections to other literature.

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  • 29. 

    Literary elements include

    • A.

      Strengths and weaknesses in plot

    • B.

      Setting and characterization

    • C.

      Theme and writing style

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    This answer is correct because literary elements encompass various aspects of a literary work. Strengths and weaknesses in plot refer to the effectiveness and flaws in the storyline, while setting and characterization involve the time, place, and development of characters. Theme refers to the central message or idea conveyed in the work, and writing style encompasses the author's unique way of expressing themselves. Therefore, all of these elements are included in the definition of literary elements.

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  • 30. 

    Books for children should be free of __________ and _____________.

    • A.

      Words, pictures

    • B.

      Plots, characters

    • C.

      Stereotypes, condescension

    • D.

      Characters, pictures

    Correct Answer
    C. Stereotypes, condescension
    Explanation
    Children's books should be free of stereotypes and condescension because these elements can negatively impact a child's perception of themselves and others. Stereotypes can perpetuate harmful biases and limit a child's understanding of diversity and inclusion. Condescension can undermine a child's confidence and discourage them from exploring new ideas or challenging themselves. By eliminating stereotypes and condescension from children's books, we can promote positive self-esteem, encourage empathy, and foster a love for learning and creativity.

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  • 31. 

    Providing _______________ allows for students to respond in authentic ways and provides a purpose for reading.

    • A.

      Discussions

    • B.

      Free time

    • C.

      Extra recess

    • D.

      Lunch

    Correct Answer
    A. Discussions
    Explanation
    Discussions allow for students to respond in authentic ways and provide a purpose for reading. By engaging in discussions, students can share their thoughts, opinions, and interpretations of the text they have read. This not only helps them develop their communication and critical thinking skills but also deepens their understanding of the material. Through discussions, students can actively participate in the learning process, exchange ideas with their peers, and gain different perspectives, ultimately enhancing their overall learning experience.

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  • 32. 

    Literature can contribute to the development of children's _____________.

    • A.

      Eyesight

    • B.

      IQ

    • C.

      Imaginations

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    C. Imaginations
    Explanation
    Literature can contribute to the development of children's imaginations by exposing them to different worlds, characters, and scenarios. Reading books allows children to use their imagination to visualize the story and create mental images of the settings and characters. This helps in enhancing their creativity, problem-solving skills, and ability to think outside the box. Additionally, literature often presents complex ideas and themes that require children to think critically and imagine different perspectives. Overall, literature plays a crucial role in fostering and nurturing children's imaginations.

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  • 33. 

    By speaking nursery rhymes, young children develop mouth and tongue muscles and increase memory and recall skills.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Speaking nursery rhymes helps young children develop mouth and tongue muscles as they practice different sounds and articulation. This, in turn, enhances their speech and language abilities. Additionally, reciting rhymes aids in memory and recall skills as children learn and remember the words and patterns of the rhymes. By engaging in this activity, children also improve their vocabulary and language comprehension. Therefore, the statement is true as nursery rhymes play a significant role in the overall development of young children.

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  • 34. 

    Hearing nursery rhymes enables children to learn how sounds are put together and to make words and sentences.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Hearing nursery rhymes helps children develop their language skills by teaching them how sounds are organized to form words and sentences. Nursery rhymes often have a rhythmic and repetitive structure, which helps children recognize patterns in language. This recognition of patterns is essential for phonological awareness, which is the ability to identify and manipulate the sounds in words. By listening to nursery rhymes, children learn how different sounds can be combined to create meaningful words and sentences, laying the foundation for their language development.

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