Ways Of Reading -9

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Ways Of Reading -9


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Give a SPECIFIC example of how you could use efferent reading.
  • 2. 
    In close reading, only the reader is important.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    If I am examining a text and looking for how specific word choices are affecting the overall meaning of the text, I am using which of the following reading methods?
    • A. 

      Close Reading

    • B. 

      Critical Reading

    • C. 

      Efferent Reading

    • D. 

      Aesthetic Reading

  • 4. 
    While reading a text, I am trying to make a connection between what is going on in the story and my own situation. I try connecting the text to movies, personal experiences, and things I see going on around me. Which method am I using?
    • A. 

      Critical Reading

    • B. 

      Close Reading

    • C. 

      Aesthetic Reading

    • D. 

      Efferent Reading

  • 5. 
    Annotation is...
    • A. 

      The system of marking up a text while you are reading

    • B. 

      Another name for one of the ways of reading

    • C. 

      A form of text criticism

    • D. 

      A fancy term for the actual act of reading

  • 6. 
    Which of the following questions is an Aesthetic reader most likely to ask?
    • A. 

      Why did the author choose the word "fadingly" to describe the woman?

    • B. 

      How do I feel about this character?

    • C. 

      What is the main idea of this story?

    • D. 

      How does this story tell me something about problems in society?

  • 7. 
    Critical Reading theory is most concerned with...
    • A. 

      How power is used and abused?

    • B. 

      Your feelings about the text

    • C. 

      The way a text "works"

    • D. 

      The main idea and supporting details of a text.

  • 8. 
    While reading The Old Man and the Sea, you decide to focus on Hemingway's use of simple sentences and notice that the way the sentences are constructed may mirror the simple lifestyle of Santiago. What method did you use to arrive at that conclusion?
    • A. 

      Close Reading

    • B. 

      Critical Reading

    • C. 

      Efferent Reading

    • D. 

      Aesthetic Reading

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