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Author's Purpose/POV/Tone

Quiz by Erin Miller

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15 questions
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  • Q1
    A recipe to make an award-winning spicy chicken salad
    Persuade
    Entertain
    Inform
    30s
  • Q2
    A note from your friend asking to be his science partner
    Inform
    Entertain
    Persuade
    30s
  • Q3
    A map of the school showing all of the emergency exits
    Entertain
    Persuade
    Inform
    30s
  • Q4
    A poem about a chef who ruins every meal that he cooks
    Entertain
    Persuade
    Inform
    30s
  • Q5
    A speech arguing that the eighth grade class should read The Hunger Games
    Inform
    Persuade
    Entertain
    30s
  • Q6
    A care label on the back of a sweatshirt explaining how to wash it
    Entertain
    Persuade
    Inform
    30s
  • Q7
    A script for a TV show about a detective who can read the minds of farm animals
    Entertain
    Persuade
    Inform
    30s
  • Q8
    A sign carried by a protester that reads, "More Libraries, Fewer Prisons!"
    Entertain
    Persuade
    Inform
    30s
  • Q9
    The play Hamlet by William Shakespeare
    Inform
    Persuade
    Entertain
    30s
  • Q10
    A novel about a young girl who learns to demand respect from the world
    Persuade
    Entertain
    Inform
    30s
  • Q11
    The P in PIE stands for
    Persuade
    Point of View
    Purpose
    30s
  • Q12
    There can be more than one purpose, but there is always a main purpose.
    False
    True
    30s
  • Q13
    Author's Point of View includes
    1st Person
    Biases
    2nd Person
    30s
  • Q14
    Tone is the author's _____________________ toward a subject
    Attitude
    Reason
    Inference
    30s
  • Q15
    Bias is based more on _________________ and opinions than on _________________.
    facts; feelings
    feelings; facts
    30s

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