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ENG 1010 Homework Quiz: Chapters 6 and 8 CollegeKidPoet July 12, 2016 Abstract Give the correct answer to each question. 1 In a description essay, you make your point by 1.1 a. explaining how to do something. 1.2 b. telling a story about something that happened. 1.3 c. creating vivid images in the reader’s mind by using specific details. Correct; I know they mean a ”descriptive” essay, but that’s not the point of this question; the point of a ”descriptive/description” essay is to make the readers a mental image of the main thought (meaning the main person, place, thing, event, or object) by using sensory details vividly. 1.4 d. defining a term. 2 Which of the following types of supporting in- formation can be considered examples? 2.1 a. a short narration Type of Speech: Anecdotal 2.2 b. statistics Type of Speech: Informative 2.3 c. a description of a person or place Type of Speech: Informative and even Special Occasion 1
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2.4 d. all of the above Correct; all of the options are good supporting details for various types of speeches and essays. 3 You can also use which of the following as ex- amples to support an illustration essay? 3.1 a. something you have experienced If an anecdotal speech or an anecdotal essay, then an illustration would be great based on what you have personally experienced. 3.2 b. something you have observed If an anecdotal speech or an anecdotal essay, then an illustration would also be great based on what you observed.
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