Study Strategies Video Series Quiz

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Directions: Read each of the following multiple choice questions and insert your answer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Test choices designed to throw test takers off track, this is known as
    • A. 

      Decoys

    • B. 

      Mirror images

    • C. 

      Like matches

  • 2. 
    To judge an issue in essay form, appraising its strengths and weaknesses, this is known as
    • A. 

      Summarize

    • B. 

      Persuade

    • C. 

      Evaluate

  • 3. 
    To develop an argument for or against, this is known as
    • A. 

      Summarize

    • B. 

      Persuade

    • C. 

      Analyze

  • 4. 
    A form of fear is known as
    • A. 

      Cramming

    • B. 

      Tension

    • C. 

      Anxiety

  • 5. 
    To restate somone else's words in your own words, this is known as
    • A. 

      Paraphrase

    • B. 

      Restatement

    • C. 

      Clarification

  • 6. 
    Words such as probably and might that tend to make statements true, this is known as
    • A. 

      Absolutes

    • B. 

      Negatives

    • C. 

      Qualifiers

  • 7. 
    Tests that have two choices; one valid and the other not, this is known as
    • A. 

      Multiple choice

    • B. 

      Fill in statement

    • C. 

      True/false test items

  • 8. 
    Test questions that contain a question and a stem, the stem is followed by four or five answer choices, this is known as
    • A. 

      Matching test items

    • B. 

      Multiple choice test items

    • C. 

      Fill in test items

  • 9. 
    It introduces the topica nd grabs the reader's attention, this is known as
    • A. 

      Supporting ideas

    • B. 

      Introduction

    • C. 

      Hook

  • 10. 
    Words like always and never that usually make statements false, this is known as
    • A. 

      Double negative words

    • B. 

      Qualifier words

    • C. 

      Absolute words

  • 11. 
    To use someone else's words without giving credit, this is known as
    • A. 

      Paraphrasing

    • B. 

      Clarity

    • C. 

      Plagiarize

  • 12. 
    Two negative words which imply one thing but mean the opposite, this is known as
    • A. 

      Decoys

    • B. 

      Double negative

    • C. 

      Qualifiers

  • 13. 
    Putting off tasks that have to be completed, this is known as
    • A. 

      Anxiety

    • B. 

      Visualization

    • C. 

      Procrastination

  • 14. 
    To condense information, including all main ideas but few details, this is known as
    • A. 

      Summarize

    • B. 

      Paraphrase

    • C. 

      Elimination

  • 15. 
    The quality of being clearn and logical, this is knownas
    • A. 

      Persuade

    • B. 

      Paraphrase

    • C. 

      Clarity

  • 16. 
    An incomplete statement is a
    • A. 

      Absolute

    • B. 

      Analyze

    • C. 

      Stem

  • 17. 
    Information that someone remembers for a long time, usually for years or even decades, this is known as
    • A. 

      Visualization

    • B. 

      Long term memory

    • C. 

      Absolute

  • 18. 
    To separate a topic into parts and explain the relationship of the parts to the whole, this is known as
    • A. 

      Separation

    • B. 

      Evaluation

    • C. 

      Analyze

  • 19. 
    The opening part of an essay, this is known as
    • A. 

      Hook

    • B. 

      Introduction

    • C. 

      Thesis statement

  • 20. 
    A technique that reduces anxiety by creating a mental image of something positive or relaxing, this is known as
    • A. 

      Positive talk

    • B. 

      Conclusion

    • C. 

      Visualization

  • 21. 
    A test strategy in which you recognize and eliminate incorrect answer choices, this is
    • A. 

      Elimination

    • B. 

      Visualization

    • C. 

      Process of elimination

  • 22. 
    The last part of an essay; it summarizes all the information that came before, this is known as
    • A. 

      Evaluative paragraph

    • B. 

      Conclusion

    • C. 

      Body

  • 23. 
    Two lists of things that require the test-taker to match an item from one list with an item from another list, this is known as
    • A. 

      Fill in test items

    • B. 

      Matching test items

    • C. 

      Multiple choice test items

  • 24. 
    An internal dialogue in which a person amplifies his or her fears, this is known as
    • A. 

      Anxiety

    • B. 

      Test anxiety

    • C. 

      Negative self talk

  • 25. 
    A composition on a specific topic, this is known as
    • A. 

      Thesis statement

    • B. 

      Summarization

    • C. 

      Essay

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