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Ati Teas Study Guide:Reading Section:Passages that you might have:King Henry VII- Expository●The word infamousin the passage means – NotoriousSocial Media- Persuasive●It’s talking how now of days there’s a lot of news on the internet, which some are true and some are fakes. People justshare them depends on how they feel about it. ●It’s trying to get people to fact checking before just posting random information. (By Tamika Y.)UFO- Narrative●It’s talking about aliens, and an old man that got lost. (READ THE PASSAGE, Is on The GROUP :) Greek Theater- ExpositoryThe robbery passage (Dog and Humans are Best friend)- Persuasive ●When it asks how would you rename this passage answer is (Jewel Thief on the Lose)Frida Kahlo- Expository/ Informative●They will ask you to put her life in chronological order and the answer to that question is: First, she got hit by a train; Next, she started drawing pictures of herself; Then, she married Diego. (Credit to Tamika Young for this)Casino Passage- Persuasive●It’s trying to explain how is better to go to a Casino then buying a lottery ticket. Buying a lottery ticket, you have a lowest change of winning than going to a Casino and playing. The Chili Recipe- Expository●Read carefully the Recipe and the questions.●One of the answers is to rinse the beans first.Central Park Passage- Expository / Informative●All I remember is that it’s a famous park in New York.●The passage will ask you to put the sentences in chronological order. (By Tamika Y.)Time Management- Chimney Passage-Type of Passages:●Expository: Something you find in an academic journal, a recipe, etc. (Very technical) (Teach, Inform, or explain.)●Technical: Is like following steps to complete something.●Narrative: Telling a story and entertain ●Persuasive: Making you believe something or to do something.●Descriptive: Give physical details or provide unique characteristics Most know this:●Author Purpose: His reason to write a specific topic.●Theme:The subject to talk, a piece of writing, a person thoughts.●Topic: that part of a sentence about which something is said. (a conversation)●Main Idea: Is usually in the first sentence, overall idea of the paragraph.●Fact:Something that it can be prove is true.●Opinion: A view or judgment.
●Bia: Against something or someone.●Compare: two or more●Inform: Give facts ●Entertain: Fiction●Express: Feelings●Stereotypes: A characteristics ascribed to groups of people involving gender, race, origin, etc.●Cause and Effect: The author describes a situation and then its effects.●Compare and Contrast: The author explores the similarities and differences between two or more things. ●Chronological: The author list events in the order in which they happened.