VIEWS: 13 PAGES: 6 POSTED ON: 11/29/2011
Developmental Reading 1 Semester Exam-Study Guide May 11, 2009 Provide the Meaning for Each Suffix Below: Suffix Meaning -able -al -er -est -ful -less -ly Provide the Meaning for each Prefix Below Prefix Meaning co- counter- de- mono- multi- post- semi- Define and Provide the POS for Each Vocabulary Word Below: 3. Vindicate________________________________________________________ 4. Pulsate__________________________________________________________ 5. Intimidate________________________________________________________ 6. Mediate__________________________________________________________ 7. Extricate_________________________________________________________ 8. Initiate___________________________________________________________ 9. Abdicate_________________________________________________________ 10. Inundate ________________________________________________________ 11. Vacilate_________________________________________________________ 12. Tolerate_________________________________________________________ 13. Prevaricate_______________________________________________________ 14. Matriculate_______________________________________________________ 15. Procrastinate_____________________________________________________ Developmental Reading 2 Semester Exam-Study Guide May 11, 2009 16. Deteriorate_______________________________________________________ 17. Collaborate_______________________________________________________ 18. Asphyxiate________________________________________________________ 19. Facilitate__________________________________________________________ 20. Accentuate________________________________________________________ 21. Debilitate___________________________________________________________ 22. Infiltrate___________________________________________________________ 23. Adulterate_________________________________________________________ 24. Rejuvenate_________________________________________________________ In each sentence below, look at the underlined word, and then look for clues to its meaning. Circle either example or definition. Then write a meaning for the underlined word. 25. Afterward Jerry showed some signs of remorse, such as apologizing to everyone and paying back the money he had lost. Example/Definition Meaning:________________________________ 26. The rain was consistent–that is, it kept the same rhythm and intensity for more than an hour. Example/Definition Meaning: __________________________________ 27. To shun someone is to have nothing to do with that person. Example/Definition Meaning: __________________________________ 28. List and describe three characteristics of an effective thesis statement. ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ Developmental Reading 3 Semester Exam-Study Guide May 11, 2009 ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ 29. Parenthetical Documentation should be used after each ___________________________________ _______________________________________, or_______________________________________ of information from a source. 30. You must include within parenthesis a reference to a __________________________ and a ___________________ ______________. 31. Use the following information to create (4) parenthetical documentations. Author Source Page Number Non-Print/Film David Fincher The Ferris Wheel Pg. 124 John Anderson The Great Pg. 42 Miles Brown American Fair Dream City Circus 32. Use the following information to create (4) Works Cited Entries. Author Source City/Page Numbers/Website Publisher/ Date Reid The Great American Fair/Book Chicago Nelson- Badger Hall 2005 Jack George Ferris Jr. and the Pg.109-118 July Fincher Great Wheel of 14,1983 Fortune/Smithsonian/Magazine Article No The Dream City: A Portfolio of Pg. numbers not listed/ St. Louis, Mo Thompson Author Photographic Views/Book 1983 Named Julie Mad Cow Disease in America/ http://www.tundraco.com/mschwartz.html August 1, Rose Professional Website 1996 Developmental Reading 4 Semester Exam-Study Guide May 11, 2009 Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry 33. Who is telling the story? _____________________________________________ 34. What is the style of the novel?_________________________________________ 35. How old is Cassie? 9 10 11 12 36. The Logan property is divided from the Granger property by what? an oak tree a dirt road a stream a large boulder 37. How many acres of land do the Logans own? 20 40 200 400 38. When Little Man reads the inside cover of his book, what does he do? flings it on the floor and stomps on it throws it at the teacher and starts to cry tosses it in the trash can and runs out of the room knocks it off his desk and ignores it Developmental Reading 5 Semester Exam-Study Guide May 11, 2009 39. What accusation led to the Berry's burning? John Henry was accused of stealing a watermelon Samuel was accused of injuring a white man in a fight Beacon was accused of stealing from the Barnett Mercantile John Henry was accused of flirting with a white woman 40. Immediately after the incident with the bus, Stacey asks his siblings to go with him to the Wallace store go to the tool shed at lunchtime meet him at the crossroads after school wait behind the school the next morning 41. After the bus gets stuck in the ditch, the driver sends the students home and leaves the bus until the rain stops has his passengers push it out of the mud tries to repair the motor with the help of the Wallaces catches the Logan children in the woods 42. The night men whom Cassie watches pass the Logan house in their cars are after Beacon Berry for molesting a white woman Sam Tatum for calling Mr. Barnett a liar Cassie and Stacey for breaking the bus TJ for stealing a gun Chapter 11 43. Why does Mr. Morrison sit on the porch, watching and guarding? 44. How is T.J. involved in the trouble? Developmental Reading 6 Semester Exam-Study Guide May 11, 2009 Chapter 12 45. What is papa’s immediate reaction when he learns Stacy and T. J. are hiding in the woods? 46. What is the apparent cause of the fire? What is the real cause? 47. How does the story resolve itself?
Pages to are hidden for
"Semester 2 Exam Study Guide"Please download to view full document