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structure and purpose

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  • Q1
    What is the definition of order and sequence?
    The author discuss similarities and differences between people, things, and concepts or ideas.
    Author gives information about problems and explains 1 or mores solutions.
    The author provides details of something to gives the reader a picture.
    The author provides readers with events or a list of steps in a procedure.
    30s
  • Q2
    What is one clue for reasons and evidence?
    events in order
    problem
    statistics
    adjectives
    30s
  • Q3
    What is the definition of Description?
    The author provides details of something to give the read a picture.
    The author is trying to convince the reader of something by giving facts.
    The author writes a product description.
    The author wants your to do, buy or believe something.
    30s
  • Q4
    What is the definition of inform when talking about authors purpose?
    The author wants to give your information.
    The author wants to amuse you.
    visualize or experience a person, place or thing.
    The author wants you to do, buy or believe something.
    30s
  • Q5
    What is one clue for cause and effect?
    step-by-step
    As a result
    examples
    in contrast
    30s
  • Q6
    What is one clue for inform?
    song
    nonfiction
    poem
    fiction
    30s
  • Q7
    What is one clue for describe?
    poem
    imagery
    song
    nonfiction
    30s
  • Q8
    What is the definition of persuade when talking about authors purpose?
    The author wants to give your information.
    The author wants you to visualize or experience a person, place or thing.
    The author wants to amuse you.
    The author wants you to do, buy or believe something.
    30s
  • Q9
    What is authors purpose?
    To inform, persuade, explain, and entertain
    To inform, persuade, describe, explain, and entertain
    To inform, persuade, describe, and entertain
    To inform, persuade, describe, and explain.
    30s
  • Q10
    What is text structure?
    Interview or quotes from experts
    To inform, persuade, describe, explain, and entertain
    How the author chooses to write something.
    Compare and contrast, description, order and sequence, problem and solution, cause and effect and reason and evidence.
    30s

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