Main Idea
Fact Details (+NEG)
Vocabulary/Pronoun
Sentence Insertion
Inference
100

What is the FIRST step to answering a Main Idea question?

Find the TOPIC in the first paragraph!

100

What is the FIRST step to answering a Fact/Detail question?

Find the KEYWORDS and WH-WORDS in the question!

100

What is the FIRST step to answering a vocabulary question?

Find the vocabulary word/phrase in the passage.

100

What is the FIRST step to answering a sentence insertion question? 

Find clues in the new sentence!

100

What is the FIRST step to answering an INFERENCE question? 

Find KEYWORDS in the question!

200

Which 2 sentences of the body paragraphs should you read when looking for the MI?

The FIRST and the LAST 

200

For a vocabulary question, you only need to read _____ sentences from the passage. 

3

200

What is the FIRST step to answering a PRONOUN question? 

Check if the pronoun is singular or plural!

200

A sentence insertion question looks like this: Where would the sentence best _________? 

Where would the sentence best fit?

200

An inference question can look like this: What is ______ ______ true about...?

What is most likely true about...?

300

A MI question looks like this: What is the passage ____________ about?

What is the passage MAINLY about?

300

To find the answer to a NEGATIVE FACT question, you need to find 3 answers in the passage that are ___________. 

RIGHT

300

What should come first in a sentence: the pronoun OR the noun? (it VS the book)

The Noun

300

Which words are VERY helpful clues when finding clues? 

Transitions

300

An inference question can also look like this: What can be ___________ about...? 

What can be INFERRED about...?

400

Another way to ask an MI question is: What is the best ____________ for the passage? 

What is the best TITLE for the passage?

400

What are the 6 WH-WORDS?

WHO, WHAT, WHERE, WHEN, WHY, HOW
400

What is the LAST step to answering a vocabulary question? 

Replace the word in the passage with your chosen answer and check if it makes sense. 

400

What is the LAST step to answering a sentence insertion question?

Put the new sentence in the passage and check if it makes sense.

400

FREE POINTS!! 

FREE POINTS!!

500

The thesis of the first paragraph usually starts with a ______________ word. 

Transition

500

Which of the following is NOT true about Katy Teacher:

a. She is from Arizona

b. She has been to Australia 

c. She is scared of heights 

d. She has a cat

500

Is the pronoun THEY singular or plural? Does it represent people or objects?

plural, both 

500

What are 2 other transitions that mean the same as THEREFORE? 

So, Thus

500

What job requires the worker to make inferences?

A Detective 

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