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Figurative Words (ES 2, 3)

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  • cc_profilecc.exam.v0p1qmd_assessmenttypeExaminationqmd_scoretypePercentagecc_maxattempts1<p><span style="font-size: 16px;">Read the attached short story. Use the story, along with your notes from the previous lesson, to complete the quiz.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 16px;">Note: You only get one attempt!<br /></span></p>
    cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1<div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 120px; top: 479.252px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.06458, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="379.8080082321167">Read this example of personification from paragraph 3.</div> <div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 138.671px; top: 513.924px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.08332, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="538.7506783437727">Its instinct told it a truer tale than was told to the man by the man’s judgment.</div> <div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 120px; top: 548.596px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.08348, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="224.13600485801703"></div> <div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 120px; top: 548.596px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.08348, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="224.13600485801703">What does it mean that the dog’s instinct “told it a truer tale”?</div>The dog did not believe that the man could build a fire.The dog’s sharper hearing could tell where the ice was thin.The dog had a better sense of the danger they were in.The dog remembered another time when the man got wet.3100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1<div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 104px; top: 124.679px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.04471, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="232.01200502872467">Read this sentence from the story.</div> <div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 122.671px; top: 159.351px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.05603, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="607.2000131607053"></div> <div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 122.671px; top: 178.021px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.05791, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="589.306679439544">They were coated with ice; the thick German socks were like sheaths of iron half–way to the knees; and the moccasin strings were like rods of steel all twisted and knotted. . . .</div> <div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 104px; top: 212.693px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.05378, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="323.5466736793518"></div> <div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 104px; top: 212.693px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.05378, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="323.5466736793518">What do the two similes in this sentence show?</div>The man’s feet are stuck in the frozen ground.The man is too weak to remove his own socks.The man’s socks and laces are made of metal.The man’s wet clothes have frozen solid.8100cc_profilecc.true_false.v0p1<p><span style="font-size: 14px;">There are no examples of onomatopoeia in the story.</span></p>TrueFalse9100cc_profilecc.essay.v0p1qmd_computerscoredNo<div style="font-size: 14.6667px; font-family: sans-serif; left: 104px; top: 476.687px; transform: rotate(0deg) scale(1.07849, 1); transform-origin: 0% 0% 0px;" dir="ltr" data-angle="0" data-font-name="g_font_179_0" data-canvas-width="237.71733848571776">In paragraph 5, the author says that “the soft, unbroken snow seemed to advertise solidityvbeneath.” What type of figurative language is this, and what does it mean? Support your answer with details from the story.</div>100