Summarization

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Summarization - Quiz

Answer the following questions about summarizing.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    We use summarizing to:
    • A. 

      Retell a story

    • B. 

      Reduce information to essential ideas

    • C. 

      Get through an article more quickly

  • 2. 
    When summarizing, we want to __________________ unimportant information.
    • A. 

      Summarize

    • B. 

      Highlight

    • C. 

      Disregard

  • 3. 
    The main idea is __________________________
    • A. 

      All the information provided

    • B. 

      The most important information

    • C. 

      Nothing to worry about

  • 4. 
    True or False:  Basic Signal words are Who, What, When, Where, Why, How
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The _______________________ gives the reader an idea about what the paragraph is going to be about.
    • A. 

      Concluding sentence

    • B. 

      Summary

    • C. 

      Topic sentence

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