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Chapter 1 OSSLT Preparation Quiz

Use this quiz to practice for the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test. Go to page 48 and read “Great Canadians in Science: Dr. Sheela Basrur” before completing the quiz.



This activity contains 10 questions.

Question 1.
Dr. Basrur became a well-known public figure when she was:

 
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Question 2.
SARS is a disease which was first identified:

 
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Question 3.
SARS is:

 
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Question 4.
In the third paragraph, the word "rigid" is used to mean:

 
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Question 5.
Dr. Basrur's most recognized achievement was her work on:

 
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Question 6.
In the first paragraph, capital letters (ER) are used to indicate:

 
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Question 7.
Dr. Sheela Basrur received the order of Ontario because she:

 
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Question 8.
Which of the following phrases is used to effectively link a new idea to a previous idea?

 
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Question 9.



 
To create paragraphs in your essay response, type <p> at the beginning of the paragraph, and </p> at the end.

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Question 10.



 
To create paragraphs in your essay response, type <p> at the beginning of the paragraph, and </p> at the end.

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