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

       examples.

     

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

     

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

       graph.

     

    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.