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Text Features

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text features
different parts of informational text that provide details and organize it
caption
the words that give a description of an illustration
illustration
the visual pictures that represent information in text (photographs, drawings)
heading
the title of a section that helps organize the passage and gives the main idea
text box
a box that contains information in addition to what is already provided in the passage
diagram
a picture with the details, labeled
timeline
a line plot that has dates and events in chronological order
graph
visual display of information or data
list
numbered or bulleted items used for organization
glossary
alphabetical list of words and definitions
index
alphabetical list of items located in the back of a book to help reader find information fast
table of contents
list of chapters/sections in a book