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Nonfiction Text Features Quiz

Quiz yourself on the nonfiction text features.
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Italicized Word
A word that is important and written in slanted print.
Heading
A title of a page or a chapter.
Bold Faced Word
A word in dark print that is important and meant to stand out.
Caption
An explanation for a picture that can be found under the picture.
Photograph
A picture in a book, magazine, article, etc.
Glossary
A list of difficult words and their meanings that are in a book
Table of Contents
A list in the beginning of a book that shows where each chapter begins.
Index
A list of different topics that can be found in the back of a book and page numbers where to find them.
Diagram
A drawing that shows how something works or a picture with labels.
Time Line
Information that is placed in chronological order.
Charts and Graphs
An organized gathering of information in a clear, visual presentation.
Map
A visual image of a geographic feature or location.
Underlined
A word with a line under it.
Highlight
A word that is colored, usually in yellow.
Bullet and asterisk
A list of important information or facts that can in found in the text.
Inset and sidebar
Additional information found in boxes or at the side of a page.