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Reading Success

Flashcards for key components of a successfull reading

One of the most important ways you will collect knowledge is by -------? Reading
A Key concept is the main topic you are reading about. a)True b) False a)True
Which of the following applies before reading? a) Review past readings b)Preview before reading c)Identify the purpose d)Create a list of questions? e)All of the above e)All of the above
Taking notes is an important step while reading. a)True b)False a)True
If you read in ----- you will increase your speed and your comprehension. Chunks
On occasion every reader need to revisit difficult passages. a) False b) True b)True
Upon finishing a reading assignment you should a)Ask yourself question to see the big picture b)take notes c)pause to recite d)read critically a)Ask yourself question to see the big picture
Mark and annotate your text while reading. a)False b)True b)True
Look up the definition of ---- words Key
The more difficult the reading, the more often you'll want to ---- to ----. pause, recite
Major supporting details are place at which level of significance? a)Level1 b)Level2 c)Level3 d)Level4 c)Level3
When do you seek assistance? a)While reading b)Before reading c)After reading c)After reading
Taking notes is not an important step while reading. a)True b)False b)False
What special formatting is use to put a spotlight on key concepts? a)words in CAPITAL b)bolt c)italic d)color e)All of the above e)All of the above
Use a ---- when you don't know the meaning of a key word. Dictionary
Many College texts provide a summary at the end of a chapter. a)True b)False a)True
Approach reading with a positive -----. Attitude
What is usually placed at the beginning of a chapter. a)Chapter Summaries b)Chapter objectives or Focus questions c)Visual Elements b)Chapter objectives or Focus questions
What are the 2 levels of significance of major and minor supporting details. Level 3 and 4
What could provide you with a helpful overview of the topics you'll be reading about? Chapter titles and Headings
Created by: josiane