ERIC Number: ED306565
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Grade 12 Diploma Examination, English 33. Part B: Reading (Multiple Choice). Readings Booklet. June 1988 Edition.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Intended for students taking the English 33 Grade 12 Diploma Examinations in Alberta, Canada, this test (to be administered along with a questions booklet) contains the reading selections portion of Part B, the reading component of the June 1988 tests. The following short selections taken from fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, and day-to-day functional materials are included: (1) "The Turtle" (George Vukelich); (2) an excerpt from "Jane Eyre" (Charlotte Bronte); (3) "Ranch Wife" (James M. Moir); (4) an excerpt from "By Any Other Name" (Santha Rama Rau); (5) several related materials which the student is required to evaluate, including a personal letter, a collection of cartoons, a college brochure, and a magazine review of computers; (6) a student's composition in first draft form; (7) "Advice to an Interplanetary Visitor" (Bruce Dawe); (8) an excerpt from "Ronnie So Long at the Fair" (Merna Summers); and (9) "Ceintures S.V.P." (Mervyn J. Huston). Duration of the examination is 2 hours. (MM)
Publication Type: Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Identifiers - Location: Canada