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100

Give two examples of non-fiction text structures.

Description, Sequence, Compare/Contrast, Problem/Solution, Cause/Effect

100

What is a perfect square?

An integer times itself (2x2, 3x3, 4x4)

100

What are the freezing and boiling points of water in degrees Farenheit?

freezing-- 32

boiling-- 212

100

The time period immediately after the Civil War when the nation was reuniting was called ______________.

Reconstruction

100

What are the various categories of Fiction books called?

genres

200

What is the difference between a simile and a metaphor?

A simile uses "like" or "as" to make a comparison between two things, but a metaphor just states that one thing IS the other.

200

Solve for x.

4x -2 = 10

3

200

What is the difference between a conductor and an insulator?

A conductor allows electricity to be conducted.

An insulator impedes the flow of electricity.

200

Which constitutional amendment abolished slavery?

13th amendment

200

Name one author whose books you like to read.

???

300

What is often located at the end of a non-fiction book that gives definitions to words that have been used in that book?

Glossary

300

Is this a true statement?

6x + 12 = 4x + 16

Yes

24 = 24, if x =2

300

Explain the difference between potential and kinetic energies.

Potential energy is energy at rest, waiting.

Kinetic energy is energy in use.

300

Who was the Captain of the Oil Industry?

John D. Rockefeller

300

Along which wall would you look to find informational, fact books to help with a new interest or topic in class.

the nonfiction wall beside the fire exit steps

400

What is the difference between first person and third person points of view?

First person--uses the "I" point of view because "I" am the first one to experience it

Third person--uses "he" or "she" or "they" because this narrator is outside of the story

400

If there are 24 items on a table in the library, 12 are fiction, 6 are nonfiction, and 6 are magazines, what is the probability that you will randomly pick a fiction book?

12/24= 1/2 = 50%

400

What is a chemical change that occurs in a leaf?

The changes in the colors of the leaves

400

The Stock Market Crash of 1929 began a period in history known as --

The Great Depression

400

Where is the book return slot?

Under the front edge of the circulation desk

500

Tell the 5 stages of the plot line.

Exposition, Rising Action, Climax, Falling Action, Resolution

500

What is the formula for the volume of a rectangle?

L x W x H

500

What is one of Newton's laws of motion?

Objects stay at rest OR move in a straight line unless acted on by an outside force.

Force is equal to change. Force equals mass times acceleration.

For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.

500

Who were the two sides during World War 2?

Allies and Axis

500

What is one genre of fiction that you enjoy reading?

???

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