Test Terms

  • Test Terms


    1. Compare: to find likeness between two or more things.


    2. Contrast: to find differences between two or more things.


    3. Define: to give a brief, clear meaning of a word.


    4. Discuss: to present details, important information, and facts

        about a subject.


    5. Describe: to write about a topic in detail, using facts and giving



    6. Explain: to make clear how or why events or things come about.


    7. Illustrate: to explain something using a diagram, drawing, or



    8. List: to put short, clear answers in a series when there are

        multiple answers to a question.


    9. Summarize: to state briefly the main facts or idea of a story

        or event.