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You Gotta Know: Non Fiction Works
Bible
U.S Constitution
Qur'an
Book of Genesis
Divine Various Authors
Madison
Mohammad ... Uthman
Moses
Bible
Divine Various Authors
U.S Constitution
Madison
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NAQT You Gotta Know Non-Fiction Works
Leviathan
The Republic
Magna Carta
The Elements
Hobbes
Plato
King John (Signer)
Euclid
Leviathan
Hobbes
The Republic
Plato
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You Gotta Know These Non-Fiction Works
Leviathan
The Republic
Common Sense
Principia Mathematica
Thomas Hobbes
Plato
Thomas Paine
Isaac Newton
Leviathan
Thomas Hobbes
The Republic
Plato
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You Gotta Know These Non-Fiction Works (Title Answers)
Religious, divinely inspired, written…
Document, chiefly James Madison, 1787
Religious, transcribed by Mohammed, co…
Religious, written by Moses, around 95…
Bible
U.S. Constitution
Qur'an
Book of Genesis
Religious, divinely inspired, written…
Bible
Document, chiefly James Madison, 1787
U.S. Constitution
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Non-fiction and Fiction terms
Mystery
Biography
Science fiction
Realistic fiction
It has characters that try to solve a puzzle.
A person's life story written by someone else
A story about science and technology that could possibly happ…
A story that could really happen today
Mystery
It has characters that try to solve a puzzle.
Biography
A person's life story written by someone else
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Non Fiction Terms
Text Structure
Main Idea
Detail
Tone
The way a writing selection is organized, i.e. main idea-deta…
The author's central thought or chief topic.
Facts revealed by the author or speaker that support the atti…
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a…
Text Structure
The way a writing selection is organized, i.e. main idea-deta…
Main Idea
The author's central thought or chief topic.
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Non Fiction Terms
text structure
main idea
detail
tone
The way a writing selection is organized, i.e. main idea-deta…
The author's central thought or chief topic.
Facts revealed by the author or speaker that support the atti…
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a…
text structure
The way a writing selection is organized, i.e. main idea-deta…
main idea
The author's central thought or chief topic.
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Terms you gotta know
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Personification
Comparing two unrelated objects using like or as
Comparing two unrelated objects without using like or as
Exaggerated claim or statement
Giving nonhumans characteristics of human like qualities
Simile
Comparing two unrelated objects using like or as
Metaphor
Comparing two unrelated objects without using like or as
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You Gotta Know These Authors of Speculative Fiction
Mary Shelley
Jules Verne
H. G. Wells
Aldous Huxley
Daughter of Mary Wollstonecraft, author of Frankenstein (The…
French writer, author of Journey to the Center of the Earth,…
British writer, author of Time Machine, War of the Worlds, Th…
British writer and intellectual, author of Crome Yellow, Poin…
Mary Shelley
Daughter of Mary Wollstonecraft, author of Frankenstein (The…
Jules Verne
French writer, author of Journey to the Center of the Earth,…
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Non-fiction Terms
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing, like newspapers.
Tells a true Story, like Auto- Biography.
Presents information, and expresses an opinion.
To offer information or explain something.
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing, like newspapers.
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true Story, like Auto- Biography.
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You Gotta Know These Authors of Speculative Fiction
Mary Shelley
Jules Verne
H(erbert) G(eorge) Wells
Aldous Huxley
(1797-1851, United Kingdom). As the daughter of the philosoph…
(1828-1905, France). He offered a brighter vision of technolo…
(1866-1946, United Kingdom). He used speculative fiction to e…
(1894-1963, United Kingdom). He belonged to a prominent famil…
Mary Shelley
(1797-1851, United Kingdom). As the daughter of the philosoph…
Jules Verne
(1828-1905, France). He offered a brighter vision of technolo…
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Terms You Gotta Know
Strike
Ball
Out
Safe
When the batter swings and misses, fouls the ball off, or the…
Not a strike. Sometimes a strike but umpires are blind.
You have either got thrown out, caught out, struck out, or ta…
You barely made it son, you got safe
Strike
When the batter swings and misses, fouls the ball off, or the…
Ball
Not a strike. Sometimes a strike but umpires are blind.
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You Gotta Know These Authors of Speculative Fiction
Mary Shelley
Jules Verne
Herbert George Wells
Aldous Huxley
__________ (1797-1851, United Kingdom). As the daughter of th…
__________ (1828-1905, France). __________ offered a brighter…
__________ (1866-1946, United Kingdom). __________ used specu…
__________ (1894-1963, United Kingdom). __________ belonged t…
Mary Shelley
__________ (1797-1851, United Kingdom). As the daughter of th…
Jules Verne
__________ (1828-1905, France). __________ offered a brighter…
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Terms you gotta know
Metaphor
Simile
Hyperbole
Personification
Comparing 2 things without using "like" or "as"
Comparing 2 things using "like" or "as"
an exaggerated statement
Giving human characteristics to something nonhuman
Metaphor
Comparing 2 things without using "like" or "as"
Simile
Comparing 2 things using "like" or "as"
You Gotta Know These Authors of Speculative Fiction
Mary Shelley
Jules Verne
Herbert George Wells
Aldous Huxley
__________ (1797-1851, United Kingdom). As the daughter of th…
__________ (1828-1905, France). __________ offered a brighter…
__________ (1866-1946, United Kingdom). __________ used specu…
__________ (1894-1963, United Kingdom). __________ belonged t…
Mary Shelley
__________ (1797-1851, United Kingdom). As the daughter of th…
Jules Verne
__________ (1828-1905, France). __________ offered a brighter…
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non fiction and fiction terms
Conflict
Setting
Theme
Novel
problem, that sets the plot in motion.
real or imaginary.
a message or an insight about life.
is a long work of fiction
Conflict
problem, that sets the plot in motion.
Setting
real or imaginary.
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Fiction/Non-fiction Terms
Fiction
Short Story
Novel
Plot
literature in the form of prose, especially short stories and…
a story with a fully developed theme but significantly shorte…
A work of fiction that is longer and more complex than a shor…
Sequence of events in a story
Fiction
literature in the form of prose, especially short stories and…
Short Story
a story with a fully developed theme but significantly shorte…
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Fiction/Non-Fiction Terms
Fiction
Prose
Non-fiction
Essay
Prose writing that tells about imaginary characters and events.
Writing that is not poetry, drama, or song.
Prose writing that presents and explains ideas or tells about…
Means "to try." A short prose piece on a single subject.
Fiction
Prose writing that tells about imaginary characters and events.
Prose
Writing that is not poetry, drama, or song.
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Literary Terms You Gotta Know
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Onomatopoeia
comparing two things using LIKE or AS (As good as gold)
comparing two things WITHOUT using like or as (My teacher is…
giving human qualities to non-human things (the car coughed a…
spelled like the sound it makes (hiss, crack, snap)
Simile
comparing two things using LIKE or AS (As good as gold)
Metaphor
comparing two things WITHOUT using like or as (My teacher is…
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Non-fiction/Fiction Terms
Narrative
Allusion
Antagonist
Author's Purpose
A story that is told or written.
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
A character or force in conflict with the main character.
Intention of the writer-to explain, tell a story, to persuade…
Narrative
A story that is told or written.
Allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
Non-Fiction Vocabulary terms
Non-fiction
Informational Text
Text structure
problem/ solution
Writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
Text that informs the reader or explains something.
the organizational pattern of a text
a form of cause and effect text structure that represents a p…
Non-fiction
Writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
Informational Text
Text that informs the reader or explains something.
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Non Fiction Terms
Expository non-fiction
Narrative nonfiction
Persuasive paragraphs
Expository paragraphs
Is factual and informative writing
Tells a true story
Presents info. To support or prove a point
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on.
Expository non-fiction
Is factual and informative writing
Narrative nonfiction
Tells a true story
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NON-FICTION TERMS
ARTICLE
AUTOBIOGRAPHY
MEMORIZED SPEECH
IMPROMPTU SPEECH
an informational piece of writing about a particular topic, i…
the story of a person's life written by that person
a speech that has been written out and memorized word for wor…
a speech given without advance preparation (given by a person…
ARTICLE
an informational piece of writing about a particular topic, i…
AUTOBIOGRAPHY
the story of a person's life written by that person
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English - Non Fiction Terms
essay
Biography
Autobiography
Memoir
writing that offers an opinion on a single subject
a story of a person's life written by... someone else
a story of a person's life written by... that person
autobiographical writing that explores a specific era in a pe…
essay
writing that offers an opinion on a single subject
Biography
a story of a person's life written by... someone else
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Non-Fiction Terms
Fiction
Non-Fiction
Biography
Autobiography
a story that is not true or is made up.
a true story.
a written account of another person's life.
an account of a person's life written by that person.
Fiction
a story that is not true or is made up.
Non-Fiction
a true story.
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Non Fiction terms
topic
topic sentence
main idea
supporting details
the general subject that the passage is about, usually one or…
a sentence in a passage that states the main idea of that pas…
a statement that tells what a passage is mostly about (in you…
more narrow ideas, evidence, examples, details, and elaborati…
topic
the general subject that the passage is about, usually one or…
topic sentence
a sentence in a passage that states the main idea of that pas…
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Literary Terms You Gotta Know
simile
metaphor
antonym
synonym
a comparison using LIKE or AS
comparing two things NOT USING like or as
word that is opposite (happy/sad)
word that is the same (angry/mad)
simile
a comparison using LIKE or AS
metaphor
comparing two things NOT USING like or as
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English - Non Fiction Terms
essay
Biography
Autobiography
Memoir
writing that offers an opinion on a single subject
a story of a person's life written by... someone else
a story of a person's life written by... that person
autobiographical writing that explores a specific era in a pe…
essay
writing that offers an opinion on a single subject
Biography
a story of a person's life written by... someone else
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Fiction and Non Fiction Literary Terms
Fiction
Narrative
Nonfiction
Characters
Consists of narratives, or stories, that are products of the…
Stories
Conveys factual information about real people, places, and ev…
Imaginary people or animals
Fiction
Consists of narratives, or stories, that are products of the…
Narrative
Stories
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Lit - NAQT You Gotta Know These Authors of Speculative Fiction
Mary Shelly (1797-1851)
Mary Shelly
Mary Shelley
Mary Shelley
This British author was the daughter of the philosophers Will…
This woman was the wife of the poet Percy Bysshe Shelly.
This woman was a product of both the Enlightenment and the Ro…
This author's 1818 novel Frankenstein; or the Modern Promethe…
Mary Shelly (1797-1851)
This British author was the daughter of the philosophers Will…
Mary Shelly
This woman was the wife of the poet Percy Bysshe Shelly.
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Non-Fiction Terms
the most important message
a statement that can be proven
a belief that is not supported by proof
an intelligent conclusion based on hin…
main idea
fact
opinion
inference
the most important message
main idea
a statement that can be proven
fact
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Non-fiction Terms
caption
glossary
index
table of contents
text describing the contents of a picture, graph, or chart
a list of terms from the text with definitions (IN THE BACK)
a detailed list of the topics discussed in the text, arranged…
an ordered list of the book's chapter headings with their pag…
caption
text describing the contents of a picture, graph, or chart
glossary
a list of terms from the text with definitions (IN THE BACK)
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Non-fiction Terms
caption
central idea
direct quotation
headline
label or brief explanation that is with a photo or illustration
aka main idea; what an article is about
the exact words of an author or a speaker
title of an article which is usually in larger type than the…
caption
label or brief explanation that is with a photo or illustration
central idea
aka main idea; what an article is about
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NonFiction terms
periodical
reference text
web page
generate
Any publication which is published at regular, fixed interval…
books, including dictionaries, encyclopedias, atlases, and al…
a document connected to the World Wide Web and viewable by an…
To create or produce.
periodical
Any publication which is published at regular, fixed interval…
reference text
books, including dictionaries, encyclopedias, atlases, and al…
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Non Fiction Terms
caption: a label or brief explanation…
central idea: a main point that the au…
direct quotation: a report of the exac…
headline: the title of an article in a…
...
...
...
...
caption: a label or brief explanation…
...
central idea: a main point that the au…
...
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Non fiction terms
Expository non fiction
Narrative non fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and infmormative writing
Tells a true story
A persuasive paragraph that presents infor to support or prov…
Presents facts, directions, and defines terms and is to offer…
Expository non fiction
Factual and infmormative writing
Narrative non fiction
Tells a true story
27 terms
Non fiction terms
Expository non-fiction
Narrative nonfiction
Persuasive
Expository
Is a factual and informative writing
Tells a true story
A persuasive paragraph presents information to support or pro…
An expository paragraph presents facts, gives directions, def…
Expository non-fiction
Is a factual and informative writing
Narrative nonfiction
Tells a true story
27 terms
Non Fiction Terms
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing
Tells a true story
Presents information to support or prove a point
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on.
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story
27 terms
Non Fiction Terms
Expository non fiction
Narrative nonfiction
Persuasive
Expository
Is factual and informative writing
Tells a true story
Expresses an opinion
Offer information or explain something
Expository non fiction
Is factual and informative writing
Narrative nonfiction
Tells a true story
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Non Fiction Unit Terms
Expository Non-fiction
Narrative Non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing, like newspaper.
Tells a true story
Information to present or prove a point
Facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on
Expository Non-fiction
Factual and informative writing, like newspaper.
Narrative Non-fiction
Tells a true story
27 terms
Non Fiction Terms
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing.
Tells a true story.
A persuasive paragraph presents information to support or pro…
An expository paragraph presents facts, gives directions, def…
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informative writing.
Narrative non-fiction
Tells a true story.
27 terms
Non Fiction Terms
Expository Nonfiction
Narrative Nonfiction
Persuasive Paragraphs
Expository Paragraphs
Is factual and informative writing.
Tells a true story.
Presents information to support or prove a point.
Presents facts, gives directions, defines terms, and so on.
Expository Nonfiction
Is factual and informative writing.
Narrative Nonfiction
Tells a true story.
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Non fiction terms
Expository non fiction
Narrative non fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informative writing like newspapers
Tells a true story Like autobiography
Presents information to support or prove a point like when so…
Presents information facts, gives directions, defines terms a…
Expository non fiction
Factual and informative writing like newspapers
Narrative non fiction
Tells a true story Like autobiography
non fiction vocabulary terms
non fiction
imformative text
text structure
proublem/soultion
writing that convays information using facts or deatiles abou…
a text that imformes the reader or explains somthing
the organizational pattern of text
a text structure that presents a proublem follwed by a soultion
non fiction
writing that convays information using facts or deatiles abou…
imformative text
a text that imformes the reader or explains somthing
29 terms
Non fiction vocabulary terms
Non fiction
Essay
Autobiography
Narrator/Speaker/Character
any type of factual writing
a short work of non fiction that deals with a single subject
a form of nonfiction in which a person tells the story of his…
a speaker or character who tells a story
Non fiction
any type of factual writing
Essay
a short work of non fiction that deals with a single subject
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Non-Fiction Terms
Expository Non Fiction
Narritive non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and imformative. Like newspapers
Tells a true story. Like a biogrophy.
Tries to convince the reader to beleive the author's argument…
Factual explanation of a topic
Expository Non Fiction
Factual and imformative. Like newspapers
Narritive non-fiction
Tells a true story. Like a biogrophy.
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non fiction vocab terms
Non-fiction
informational text
text structure
problem/solution
writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
a text that informs the reader or explains something.
the organizational pattern of a text.
a text structure that presents a pro
Non-fiction
writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
informational text
a text that informs the reader or explains something.
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non fiction vocabulary terms
non fiction
informative text
text structure
problem/solution
writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
a text that informs the reader or explains something
the organizational pattern of a text
a text structure that presents a problem then a solution
non fiction
writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
informative text
a text that informs the reader or explains something
20 terms
Non-fiction Vocab. Terms
Non- Fiction
Informative text
Text structure
Problem/Solution
Writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
A text that informs the reader or explains something.
the organizational pattern of a text.
A text structure that presents a problem followed by a soluti…
Non- Fiction
Writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
Informative text
A text that informs the reader or explains something.
Non-Fiction Terms
Expository non-fiction
Narrative non-fiction
Persuasive
Expository
Factual and informal wrighting like newspapers
tells a true story like biographs and autobiographs
makes a statement that tries to get you to agree
gives facts, directions and defines terms like a dictory
Expository non-fiction
Factual and informal wrighting like newspapers
Narrative non-fiction
tells a true story like biographs and autobiographs
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