Utopia Unit Exam English 4 Pretest

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Utopia Unit Exam English 4 Pretest

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the definition of the following words?1. Approbation2. Indiqnant3. Enumerate4. Reverie5. Capitulate
  • 2. 
     What are the 5 different types of context clues and how are they used?
  • 3. 
    What is frist person point of view?
  • 4. 
    What is third person omniscient point of view?
  • 5. 
    What is third person limited point of view?
  • 6. 
    Sir Thomas More wrote Utopia so that it is a frame narrative. Explain why he did this.
  • 7. 
    Many readers believe that Utopia is a satire. Provide examples from the text that prove Utopia is a satire.
  • 8. 
    Explain why the setting depicted in the V for Vendetta trailer is a dystopia. Use specific examples in your explanation.
  • 9. 
    Explain why the setting depicted in "Harrison Bergeron" is a dystopia. Use specific examples in your explanation.
  • 10. 
    Which word means "a humble prayer"?
    • A. 

      Wince

    • B. 

      Consternation

    • C. 

      Avarice

    • D. 

      Supplication

  • 11. 
    NWhich word means "excessive desire or greed"?
    • A. 

      Avarice

    • B. 

      Reverie

    • C. 

      Approbation

    • D. 

      Indignant

  • 12. 
    Which word means "to draw back or tense the body as if from pain"?
    • A. 

      Suffrage

    • B. 

      Winced

    • C. 

      Enumerate

    • D. 

      Reverie

  • 13. 
    LWhich word means "a sudden amazement that results in confusion"?
    • A. 

      Consternation

    • B. 

      Avarice

    • C. 

      Capitulate

    • D. 

      Wince

  • 14. 
    YWhich word means "the right to vote"?
    • A. 

      Reverie

    • B. 

      Supplication

    • C. 

      Suffrage

    • D. 

      Avarice

  • 15. 
    Which of the following words is a prepositional phrase?
    • A. 

      Under

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Desk

    • D. 

      Crying

    • E. 

      Lovingly

  • 16. 
    Which 3 words are prepositional phrases?
    • A. 

      In

    • B. 

      Eating

    • C. 

      Behind

    • D. 

      Green

    • E. 

      Toward

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is a prepositional phrase?
    • A. 

      Walking around

    • B. 

      Birds die

    • C. 

      Eating carrots

    • D. 

      Over the rainbow

  • 18. 
    Which of the following sentences is written in third person omniscient point of view?
    • A. 

      The pitcher was thinking it was time to throw a fastball down the middle of the plate.

    • B. 

      I know he wants to throw a fastball, but I feel he should throw a curveball. I'll give him the sign for the curve.

    • C. 

      The batter could sense that there was disagreement between the pitcher and catcher when the pitcher shook off the sign.

    • D. 

      The pitcher and catcher both knew that this had to be a good pitch, but they just weren't sure about what type of pitch it should be.

  • 19. 
    According to Hythloday in Utopia by Sir Thomas More, all of the following are problems in England except
    • A. 

      A school system that is underfunded

    • B. 

      Capital punishment as a consequence for stealing

    • C. 

      Nobles taking advantage of the poor

    • D. 

      The enclosure movement

  • 20. 
    All of the following practices occur in Utopia except
    • A. 

      All citizens serve occasional two year shifts in the country farming the land

    • B. 

      Public officials are elected

    • C. 

      Women are equal to men

    • D. 

      Some people are turned into slaves

  • 21. 
    Which of the following sentences is a simple sentence?
    • A. 

      When the summer comes, everyone cannot wait to go on vacation.

    • B. 

      The summer months are filled with fun activities.

    • C. 

      Some people go to the beach, and others go camping.

    • D. 

      While people travel to many different places, they all like to leave the house and have a good time.

  • 22. 
    In 1984, why does O'Brien use rats to torture Winston?
    • A. 

      In the future, rats carry horrible diseases that make them more deadly than anything else.

    • B. 

      These are mutant rats that have razor sharp teeth and strong jaws.

    • C. 

      Winston is very afraid of rats.

    • D. 

      O'Brien doesn't want to kill Winston; he just wants to hurt Winston.

  • 23. 
    In 1984, what happens when Winston cries out for Julia while in prison?
    • A. 

      Winston is beaten by the guards.

    • B. 

      Julia is brought to the cell.

    • C. 

      Winston doesn't get any food that day.

    • D. 

      O'Brien comes to talk with Winston.

  • 24. 
    In "Harrison Bergeron," what was George's handicap?
    • A. 

      He had to wear a radio and bags of weights.

    • B. 

      He had to wear bags of weights.

    • C. 

      He had to wear a radio in his ear.

    • D. 

      He had to wear a mask.

  • 25. 
    In "Harrison Bergeron," what was Hazel's handicap?
    • A. 

      She wore a mask to hide her beauty.

    • B. 

      She didn't have one. She had perfectly average intelligence.

    • C. 

      She wore weights that limited her athleticism.

    • D. 

      She wore a radio in her ear to distract her above average thoughts.

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