Course: Lumos StepUp - PARCC Online Practice And Assessments - Grade 6 ELA
Which statement best expresses the theme of the story?
The Franklin stove helped keep people warm in the winter.
Ben Franklin was a great inventor as well as a patriot.
The bifocal lens is still worn by many people today.
Ben Franklin and Thomas Jefferson were quite different people.
Domain: Reading: Informational Text
Theme: Key Ideas and Details
Description: Determine a central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.
How are paragraphs 6, 7, and 8 important to the theme of the story?
They describe what the girls do together in the winter.
They explain why the girls would argue sometimes.
They show that the girls were very close friends and spent their whole summers together.
They show that the girls are in middle school.
Domain: Reading: Literature
Theme: Craft and Structure
Description: Analyze how a particular sentence, chapter, scene, or stanza fits into the overall structure of a text and contributes to the development of the theme, setting, or plot.
What is the main theme of this passage?
Some men begin to feel that their lives are boring and decide to go to sea for some excitement.
Dr. Livesey is a wise man, who guides his foolish friend, the squire, in all things.
A doctor, a squire, and a young boy find a treasure map and plan on taking a sea voyage to try to find the treasure.