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Pssa vocabulary jeopardy game

PSSA VocabularyJeopardy Game


Pssa vocabulary jeopardy

PSSA Vocabulary Jeopardy

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Devices

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Analysis

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Final Jeopardy


100 general pssa terms

$100 General PSSA Terms

A person who tells a story or gives an account of what happened


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$100 Answer from PSSA Terms

What is the narrator?


200 general pssa terms

$200 General PSSA Terms

A segment of a written work or speech


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$200 Answer from PSSA Terms

What is passage?


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$300 General PSSA Terms

The way in which a character views the situation


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$300 Answer from PSSA Terms

What is

point of view?


400 general pssa terms

$400 General PSSA Terms

The author’s central thought; the topic sentence of a paragraph


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$400 Answer from PSSA Terms

What is main idea?


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$500 General PSSA Terms

The solution to a problem;

Where the conflict is resolved


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$500 Answer from PSSA Terms

What is resolution?


100 nonfiction genre

$100 Nonfiction Genre

Nonfiction written to convey information. Ex. Brochures, directions, manuals, news reports, etc.


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$100 Answer from Nonfiction Genres

What is

informational text?


200 nonfiction genre

$200 Nonfiction Genre

Nonfiction text that teaches or instructs

Ex: How to, recipe


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$200 Answer from Nonfiction Genres

What is instructional?


300 nonfiction genre

$300 Nonfiction Genre

The story of a person’s entire life written by himself or herself


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$300 Answer from Nonfiction Genres

What is an autobiography?


400 nonfiction genre

$400 Nonfiction Genre

The story of a person’s life written by someone other than the subject


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$400 Answer from Nonfiction Genres

What is a biography?


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$500 Nonfiction Genre

Text that conveys a true story of of a single event or events of one self’s life rather than about the person’s entire life - includes dialogue


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$500 Answer from Nonfiction Genres

What is a personal narrative?


100 text analysis

$100 Text Analysis

One of two or more words that have the same or nearly identical meanings


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$100 Answer from Text Analysis

What is a synomym?


200 text analysis

$200 Text Analysis

Drawing conclusions by examining clues from the text


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$200 Answer from Text Analysis

What is an inference?


300 text analysis

$300 Text Analysis

A broad statement that applies to many different situations.

Ex: 6th graders always leave a mess at their lunch tables


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$300 Answer from Text Analysis

What is a generalization?


400 text analysis

$400 Text Analysis

A statement you can prove to be true.


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$400 Answer from Text Analysis

What is a fact?


500 text analysis

$500 Text Analysis

A statement that cannot be proven or a statement someone believes to be true about something


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$500 Answer from Text Analysis

What is an opinion?


100 open ended terms

$100 Open-Ended Terms

The moral of the story


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$100 Answer from Open-Ended

What is theme?


200 open ended terms

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The reason an author writes a passage

Ex: to entertain, persuade, or inform


200 answer from open ended

$200 Answer from Open-Ended

What is author’s purpose?


300 open ended terms

$300 Open-Ended Terms

The events that lead to the climax


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$300 Answer from Open-Ended

What is rising action?


400 open ended terms

$400 Open-Ended Terms

Drawing conclusions from clues and facts found in the story


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$400 Answer from Open-Ended

What is climax?


500 open ended terms

$500 Open-Ended Terms

The method an author uses to reveal characters and their personalities


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$500 Answer from Open-Ended

What is characterization?

or

What is character traits?


100 literary devices

$100 Literary Devices

A comparison between 2 things using like or as

Ex: The baby was as cute as a button.


100 answer literary devices

$100 Answer Literary Devices

What is a simile?


200 literary devices

$200 Literary Devices

A direct comparison between 2 unlike things without using like or as.

Ex: Time was a thief.


200 answer from literary devices

$200 Answer from Literary Devices

What is a metaphor?


300 literary devices

$300 Literary Devices

Giving human characteristics to an animal, object, or idea

Ex: The sea called out to me.


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$300 Answer from Literary Devices

What is personification?


400 literary devices

$400 Literary Devices

An exaggerated statement used to heighten effect

Ex: I must have told you a million times.


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$400 Answer from Literary Devices

What is a hyperbole?


500 literary devices

$500 Literary Devices

Imitation of natural sounds, words you hear

Ex: splat, bang, ding-dong


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$500 Answer from Literary Devices

What is an onomatopoeia?


Final jeopardy

FINAL JEOPARDY!

Capturing the most important parts of the original passage in a much shorter space and in the reader’s own words – includes who? where? when? what? why?


Final jeopardy1

FINAL JEOPARDY!

What is a summary?


You have finished pssa jeopardy

You Have Finished PSSAJeopardy!


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