Quiz #5 - Reading Informational Texts: Craft, Structure, Evaluation

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  • 1. 
    Below 160Read the sentenceBefore the children went outside to play, their father said, “Be sure to wear your mittens, warm jackets, hats, and boots.”This is a part of a . 
    • A. 

      Poem

    • B. 

      Story

    • C. 

      Song

    • D. 

      Letter

  • 2. 
    161-170 Read the story.John went to visit his Grandma.  He saw her cows, horses, and pigs.  He helped his Grandma pick apples.John is at a
    • A. 

      School

    • B. 

      Farm

    • C. 

      Zoo

    • D. 

      Circus

  • 3. 
    171-180Read the paragraph.Jim and John went outside for recess.  Jim took a basketball with him.  John wanted to play with the basketball, too.  Jim did not want to share the ball.  They both began to argue.  Finally, John shoved Jim down and took the ball away from him. What is described in the paragraph?
    • A. 

      The setting

    • B. 

      The problem

    • C. 

      The solution

    • D. 

      The main character

  • 4. 
    181-190Read the passage.Mary Ann worked all afternoon to clean the house.  She folded the clothes and put her little brother’s toy away.  She washed and put away all of the dirty dishes in the sink.  She even vacuumed the carpets in the house.  When her mother came house she said, “I am so happy you cleaned the house!  You are such a good daughter!”  Mary Ann’s face beamed! What word best describes how Mary Ann feels?
    • A. 

      Tired

    • B. 

      Hungry

    • C. 

      Sleepy

    • D. 

      Happy

  • 5. 
    191-200Read the passage.Tina’s arm was tired of turning the jump rope.  Would Carrie ever miss?  “100!”  Carrie puffed, “one hundred one, one hundred two…”  “Peppers!”  yelled Tina, suddenly turning as fast as she could.  Carrie stumbled and missed.  “No fair!”  she wailed. What was Carrie’s problem here?
    • A. 

      She is not good at jumping

    • B. 

      She cannot count past 100

    • C. 

      Tina stole her jumprope

    • D. 

      Tina treated her unfairly

  • 6. 
    201-210Read the passage.Juan watched the sparkles dancing on the river.  He loved the bright sun on the water and the feel of the soft breeze on his face.  They sky above was a brilliant blue.  What a good day!This passage seems to be part of a  
    • A. 

      Poem

    • B. 

      Joke

    • C. 

      Report

    • D. 

      Story

  • 7. 
    211-220Read the paragraph and answer the question.Just as the clock struck midnight, Greg was awakened by a sound coming from outside his window.  He jumped out of bed to inquire about the sound.  As he approached the window he saw Robot GB-47 landing his spacecraft.  The bright green lights from the spacecraft’s anti-gravity boosters caused Greg to cry out in excitement. What does the author portray in this paragraph?
    • A. 

      A science fiction setting

    • B. 

      A historical fiction setting

    • C. 

      A tall tale setting

    • D. 

      A mystery setting

  • 8. 
    221-230Read the sentences.The engine coughed. The wind sighed.Fortune smiled on her.The photograph leered from the wall.What type of figurative language is used in the sentences?
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Symbolism

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