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Author's Purpose Questions - All Grades

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Grade 3 Author's Purpose
Which are examples of texts designed to entertain? (Choose all that apply.)
  1. dictionaries
  2. plays
  3. textbooks
  4. biographies
  5. poems
  6. stories
  7. comic strips
Grade 4 Author's Purpose

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What is the author's reason for writing this piece?
  1. to tell about a trip she took
  2. to imagine a different type of planet
  3. to entertain readers with a made up story
  4. to describe the different parts of the brain
Grade 5 Author's Purpose

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What is the purpose of this poem?
  1. to show that an old saying is true
  2. to list the types foods it is okay to eat
  3. to explain how food works in your body
  4. to describe how a person turns into food
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