Nonfiction Elements Quiz Questions And Answers

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Nonfiction means ___________. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Fake

    • D. 

      Humorous

  • 2. 
    What does a biography describe? 
    • A. 

      The individual's hobbies and career of an individual.

    • B. 

      The childhood experiences, family, and career of an individual.

    • C. 

      The mistakes one has made in life.

    • D. 

      The birth of an individual's children.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following summaries could describe an autobiography?
    • A. 

       A famous writer's life told by another author.

    • B. 

      A famous basketball player's wife sharing memories of her late husband.

    • C. 

      Michael Jackson's mother describing his childhood.

    • D. 

      Helen Keller writing about her difficulties of being blind all her life

  • 4. 
    To change a word's meaning, a prefix can be added to: 
    • A. 

      To the middle of the word.

    • B. 

      To the end of the word.

    • C. 

      To the beginning of the word.

    • D. 

      After the word.

  • 5. 
    Nonfiction stories have two major types of functions. What are they? 
    • A. 

      Narrative and informative

    • B. 

      Expository and Narrative

    • C. 

      Narrative and Realistic

    • D. 

      Expository and Persuasive

  • 6. 
    Which of the following kinds of selections do NOT tell a story?
    • A. 

      Narrative

    • B. 

      Descriptive

    • C. 

      Persuasive

    • D. 

      Fiction

  • 7. 
    What is the primary purpose of an expository piece?
    • A. 

       to persuade you to change your mind.

    • B. 

      To give out factual information.

    • C. 

      To help reader to understand main idea

    • D. 

      To entertain the reader

  • 8. 
    What is the primary purpose of a persuasive piece?
    • A. 

      To change an opinion

    • B. 

      To give information

    • C. 

      To entertain the reader

    • D. 

      To give directions

  • 9. 
    The narrator of an autobiography is _______. 
    • A. 

      Another author

    • B. 

      Unknown admirer

    • C. 

      A relative

    • D. 

      The author

  • 10. 
    If an author tries to change your opinion regarding something, which of the following purpose does the reader try to achieve? 
    • A. 

      Iinform

    • B. 

       entertain

    • C. 

      Persuade

    • D. 

      Express

  • 11. 
    While giving some factual information, what purpose does the author try to achieve? 
    • A. 

      Inform the readers

    • B. 

      Entertain the readers

    • C. 

      Persuade the readers

    • D. 

      None of the above 

  • 12. 
    The writer makes a story funny because they want to ___________ the readers. 
    • A. 

      Inform

    • B. 

      Entertain

    • C. 

      Persuade

    • D. 

      Express

  • 13. 
    State whether the sentence given below is a fact or opinion.  "Mrs. Smith is married to a handsome man."
    • A. 

      Fact

    • B. 

      Opinion

    • C. 

      Neither

    • D. 

      Both Fact and Opinion

  • 14. 
    Which of the following text structures can be found in a newspaper?
    • A. 

      Chapter Titles

    • B. 

      Glossary

    • C. 

      Index

    • D. 

      Headings

  • 15. 
    Which text structure is most likely to be found in a textbook?
    • A. 

      Table of Contents

    • B. 

      Subheadings

    • C. 

      Bold print

    • D. 

      All of the above

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