16 terms

ACT Aspire Vocabulary 4th, 5th, & 6th Grades

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Analyze
to study something closely to bring out deeper meaning or structure
Argument
a statement of the meaning or main point of a text
Cause and Effect
a way of explaining the reason why events occur
Chronological Order
events are arranged in the order in which they happened
Cite Evidence
examples in text that support your answer
Compare
all the ways two things are alike
Conclude
to finish, to bring something to an end
Contrast
to show differences
Create
to make
Demonstrate
to show or prove something using an example
Describe
provide characteristics and features, give detailed picture of something
Details
pieces of information that support or tell more about the main idea
Determine
decide something using evidence or facts
Develop
to create something
Discuss
to give information, ideas, or opinions about something
Draw a conclusion
make a judgement after considering all the information read