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Wed 3/18/20 Main Idea

Quiz by Bambi Atkinson

High School
English II (2017)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

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High School
English II (2017)
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)

110.37.C.8.A

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4 questions
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  • Q1
    What is another name for the main idea of paragraph or passage?
    example
    controlling idea
    restatement
    explainaion
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  • Q2
    Is the main idea of the following paragraph implied or stated? “The Native Americans used the trees to build their houses. They hunted and trapped animals in the forest for food. They found roots and berries that they could eat. Some plants found in the forest were used for medicine.”
    both
    stated
    neither
    implied
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  • Q3
    Is the main idea of the following paragraph stated or implied? “The students had fun on their field trip. They visited the Marine Museum. They were able to tour a tug boat and they bought souvenirs in the gift shop. After the tours, they ate a picnic lunch in the park and played with their friends.”
    stated
    both
    implied
    missing
    300s
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  • Q4
    Maria offered to help her mother clean the house. She vacuumed the living room and dusted the furniture. She picked up the toys in the playroom. She ate a ham sandwich for lunch. Then, she mopped the kitchen floor.” Which sentence does not support the main idea?
    Then, she mopped the kitchen floor.”
    She ate a ham sandwich for lunch.
    She vacuumed the living room and dusted the furniture.
    She picked up the toys in the playroom.
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