Section 7 Final

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Section 7 Final

This final will cover Section 1, 2 and 3 and Unit 7.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which word means "winner"?
    • A. 

      Fan

    • B. 

      League

    • C. 

      Pastime

    • D. 

      Champion

  • 2. 
    Which word means "to take part in a contest"?
    • A. 

      Compete

    • B. 

      Celebrate

    • C. 

      Introduce

    • D. 

      Segregate

  • 3. 
    Which word means "liked by many people"?
    • A. 

      Honest

    • B. 

      Serious

    • C. 

      Popular

    • D. 

      Professional

  • 4. 
    Which word means "a symbol of high praise from others"?
    • A. 

      Honor

    • B. 

      League

    • C. 

      Pastime

    • D. 

      Exercise

  • 5. 
    Which word means "a request to do something"?
    • A. 

      Spirit

    • B. 

      Credit

    • C. 

      Respect

    • D. 

      Invitation

  • 6. 
    Which word means "powerful and strong"?
    • A. 

      Fan

    • B. 

      Mighty

    • C. 

      Serious

    • D. 

      Sqeaky

  • 7. 
    Which word means "the power or force to do things"?
    • A. 

      Credit

    • B. 

      Energy

    • C. 

      Gesture

    • D. 

      Celebrate

  • 8. 
    Which word means "to break into a converstation or activity"?
    • A. 

      Respect

    • B. 

      Exercise

    • C. 

      Interrupt

    • D. 

      Congratulate

  • 9. 
    Which word means "facts or information that show that something is true"?
    • A. 

      Goal

    • B. 

      Sequence

    • C. 

      Evidence

    • D. 

      Sequence

  • 10. 
    Which word means "to tell what you think something means"?
    • A. 

      Aid

    • B. 

      Reflect

    • C. 

      Interpret

    • D. 

      Evaluate

  • 11. 
    Which word means "to recognize and understand the difference between two or more things"?
    • A. 

      Affect

    • B. 

      Illustrate

    • C. 

      Interview

    • D. 

      Distinguish

  • 12. 
    Which word means "a purpose or what you want to happen"?
    • A. 

      Goal

    • B. 

      Topic

    • C. 

      Result

    • D. 

      Feature

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is a complete sentence?
    • A. 

      Jose, a wonderful artist.

    • B. 

      Bought a new grill for the deck.

    • C. 

      A mystery novel for the vacation.

    • D. 

      Kiley baked a cake for her family.

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is a complete sentence?
    • A. 

      She was curious.

    • B. 

      Until they could ask him.

    • C. 

      If he could see into the future.

    • D. 

      Acted like she was her best friend.

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is a complete sentence?
    • A. 

      Invite Aunt Maria to attend.

    • B. 

      Walking up and down the street.

    • C. 

      The kitten leaped onto the couch.

    • D. 

      When they came home from Greece.

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is a complete sentence?
    • A. 

      Stirring the soup for me.

    • B. 

      Winona offered to help.

    • C. 

      The rusty car in the garage.

    • D. 

      Our new leader in Congress.

  • 17. 
    Henry likes to climb trees.  Evelyn likes to dig holes. The correct way to combine the two sentences is
    • A. 

      Henry likes to climb trees. Evelyn likes to dig holes.

    • B. 

      Henry likes to climb trees, so Evelyn likes to dig holes.

    • C. 

      Henry likes to climb trees, or Evelyn likes to dig holes.

    • D. 

      Henry likes to climb trees, but Evelyn likes to dig holes.

  • 18. 
    Grandma went to the store.  Grandpa stayed home. The correct way to combine the two sentences is
    • A. 

      Grandma went to the store, Granpa stayed home.

    • B. 

      Grandma went to the store, or Granpa stayed home.

    • C. 

      Grandma went to the store, then Grandpa stayed home.

    • D. 

      Grandma went to the store , and Grandpa stayed home.

  • 19. 
    Susie is my friend.  I was telling you about her. The correct way to combine the two sentences is
    • A. 

      Susie is my friend whom I was telling you about.

    • B. 

      Susie is my friend what I was telling you about.

    • C. 

      Susie is my friend which I was telling you about.

    • D. 

      Susie is my friend whose I was telling you about.

  • 20. 
    The concert is on Friday. I am performing in it. The correct way to combine the two sentences is
    • A. 

      The concert whose I am performing in is Friday.

    • B. 

      The concert that I am performing in is Friday.

    • C. 

      The concert whom I am performing in is Friday.

    • D. 

      The concert what I am performing in is Friday.

  • 21. 
    You can be there on time.  We will buy you a ticket. The correct way to combine the two sentences is
    • A. 

      If you can be there on time, we will buy you a ticket.

    • B. 

      Unless you can be there on time, we will buy you a ticket.

    • C. 

      That you can be there on time, we will buy you a ticket.

    • D. 

      After you can be there on time, we will buy you a ticket.

  • 22. 
    It was snowing outside.  Our picnic was cancelled.  The correct way to combine the two sentences is
    • A. 

      So it was snowing outside, our picnic was cancelled.

    • B. 

      Altough it was snowing outside our picnic was cancelled.

    • C. 

      Because it was snowing outside, our picnic was cancelled.

    • D. 

      Rather than it was snowing outside our picnic was cancelled.

  • 23. 
    Lance Armstrong:  The Man Who Never Quits. Questions 23-28 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. How does the author support the idea that Lance was already remarkable at the age of thirteen?
    • A. 

      He was determined to beat cancer.

    • B. 

      He biked and swam long distances.

    • C. 

      He finished a race in pounding rain.

    • D. 

      He won a race when he had the flu.

  • 24. 
    Lance Armstrong:  The Man Who Never Quits. Questions 23-28 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. When did Lance Armstrong get cancer?
    • A. 

      Before he began biking

    • B. 

      During his teenage years

    • C. 

      Before he won any biking titles

    • D. 

      After he became a cycling champion

  • 25. 
    Lance Armstrong:  The Man Who Never Quits. Questions 23-28 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. In this selection, the word beat means
    • A. 

      Blend

    • B. 

      Strike

    • C. 

      Defeat

    • D. 

      Puzzle

  • 26. 
    Lance Armstrong:  The Man Who Never Quits. Questions 23-28 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Which sentence from the selection expresses an opinion?
    • A. 

      In fact, his drive to win may have saved his life.

    • B. 

      He competed mainly in Euorpe.

    • C. 

      Within five months, he was pronounced cancer-free.

    • D. 

      Lance Armstron wonteh Tour de France again that year!

  • 27. 
    Lance Armstrong:  The Man Who Never Quits. Questions 23-28 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Which fact shows that Armstrong has a lof of determination?
    • A. 

      Lance loved competition as a young boy.

    • B. 

      Lance became a professional athlete in 1992.

    • C. 

      Lance enjoyed running, cycling, and swimming.

    • D. 

      Lance kept training during his cancer treatment.

  • 28. 
    Lance Armstrong:  The Man Who Never Quits. Questions 23-28 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Armstrong started his foundation after he ______
    • A. 

      Was injured by a fan.

    • B. 

      Recovered from cancer.

    • C. 

      Competed for his fifth Tour de France title.

    • D. 

      Raced in the Tour de France while sick with the flu.

  • 29. 
    March Madness:  A Bried History Questions 29-33 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Which fo these sentences stastes one or more facts?
    • A. 

      One event captures the nation's attention like no other.

    • B. 

      Perhaps sports fans crave the intense energy of this event.

    • C. 

      Magic Johnson played for MIchigan, while Larry Bird played for Indiana.

    • D. 

      Another reason could be that he games give people a chance to forget their differences and unite in support of their favorite teams.

  • 30. 
    March Madness:  A Bried History Questions 29-33Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. In this selection, the word nature means
    • A. 

      Mood.

    • B. 

      Character.

    • C. 

      Environment.

    • D. 

      Background.

  • 31. 
    March Madness:  A Brief History Questions 29-33 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. What can teh reader infer about the author of this passage?
    • A. 

      The author is a basketball player.

    • B. 

      The author enjoys March Madness.

    • C. 

      The author works for a television company.

    • D. 

      The author knows Magic Johnson and Larry Bird.

  • 32. 
    March Madness:  A Brief History Questions 29-33 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Which sentence from the selection supports the idea that television broadcasting is good for sports?
    • A. 

      Companies began to pay large amounts of money to broadcast games on television.

    • B. 

      In 1963, a national television company paid $140 thousand to televise the championship game for five years.

    • C. 

      With more people watching, the quality of the games improved.

    • D. 

      In the most watched college basketball game of all time, Michigan State beat Indiana State in 1979.

  • 33. 
    March Madness:  A Brief History Questions 29-33 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Which of these events happend first in the history of March Madness?
    • A. 

      Colleges began cancelling classes to hold basketball pep rallies.

    • B. 

      High Schools began competing in their own tournament and drew sellout crowds.

    • C. 

      A television company paid over a billion dollars to televise March Madness.

    • D. 

      A sprts announcer used the phrase "March Madness" to refer to a college tournament.

  • 34. 
    The Double Pay Questions 34-38 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. In this selection, the word pitch means
    • A. 

      Tar.

    • B. 

      Tilt.

    • C. 

      Dive.

    • D. 

      Throw.

  • 35. 
    The Double Pay Questions 34-38 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Wath happens after Jason catches the ball at first base?
    • A. 

      Carlos sneers at Jason.

    • B. 

      The crowd begins to cheer.

    • C. 

      The coach scolds Jason and Carlos.

    • D. 

      Darrel looks nervous before pitching.

  • 36. 
    The Double Pay Questions 34-38 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. What does the phrase double play mean?
    • A. 

      Playing with two friends

    • B. 

      Putting two players out, one right after the other

    • C. 

      Tricking two peole into doing what you want

    • D. 

      Asking two friends to attend a game with you

  • 37. 
    The Double Pay Questions 34-38 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Which word best describes the coach?
    • A. 

      Kind

    • B. 

      Strict

    • C. 

      Weak

    • D. 

      Funny

  • 38. 
    The Double Pay Questions 34-38 Look at your handout.  Read the selection.  Then read the question and choose the best answer. Why might the reader infer that Carlos and Jason will get along in the future?
    • A. 

      They like each other right away when they meet.

    • B. 

      They each have a chance to be a hero.

    • C. 

      They work as a team to win an important game.

    • D. 

      They are both popular in school and get good grades.

  • 39. 
    Alex is reading "The Double Play."  As he reads, he wants to make inferences.  Write to recommend a strategy tha tyou use for making inferences during reading:1.  Explain the strategy.2.  Give an example of how to use it, based on specific information from the selection.