passages basic strategies help with history Advance stratagies Enter Category

100

What are pros?
A type of passage that is structured like a short story

100

What is going easy to hard
you want to do this to decide what passage to start with

100

What are definitions or main ideas?
you wan to underline these in historical passages.

100

What is implying a negative description of a group or person?
Act answers cant have these types of answers.

100

What are setting, imagery, and tone?
you want to underline these three things in pros passages.

200

What is humanities?
this type of passage can deal with architecture, psychology, and art.

200

What is skimming questions?
do this before you read a passage to help you while reading

200

What is mark it?
you want to do this to conflict or disagreement in a historical passage.

200

What is do one part at a time.
you want to do this with a passage that's split into two parts.

200

What is easy to hardest
you want to answer passages in this order to be most efficient.

300

What is social science?
History and biography are part of this passage.

300

What is annotating
do this on your test booklet to help answer questions

300

What is contrast?
in a historical passage, this shows the authors opinion

300

What are context clues?
use these for unfamiliar vocabulary in a passage

300

What is social science?
A chapter out of your history book would be this type of passage.

400

What is natural science?
technology and astronomy are common for this type of passage.

400

What is confusing or boring?
you want to skip and go back to these type of passages

400

What is "respond to a passage"?
this can show a author's purpose in a historical passage.

400

What is a bias
you want to watch out for answers with this on the reading test.

400

What is pros
you want to make note of descriptive words and character traits in this type of passage.

500

What is humanities?
A verse from "Macbeth" would be part of this type of passage

500

What is reading the title
you do this to find passages with familiar topic

500

What is cause/ effect?
you want to mark this type of relationship in a historical passage.

500

What is underline main points or opinions?
to compare articles you want to read both while doing this.

500

what is because you're not interested?
this is a reason why you want to skip boring passages.

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