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four kinds of distracters
distracter 1: deceptive answers
distracter 2: switches
distracter 3: extremes
distracter 4: answers that sound too "nice"
many distracters steal words directly from the passage and use them to create a statement that does not reflect the content of the passage. distorts meaning
if an answer choice indicates that something is always so, invariably so, or never so then its usually wrong. suspicious answers
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