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2.1 Reading

Understanding written English sentences and paragraphs in work-related documents.

    2.1.1 Comprehension
    • Locate, understand, and interpret written technical and non-technical information in documents such as manuals, reports, memos, graphs, charts, tables, schedules, signs, and regulations
    • Identify relevant details, facts, specifications, and main ideas
    • Understand the essential message and purpose of written materials
    • Infer or locate meaning of unknown or technical vocabulary
    2.1.2 Attention to detail
    • Detect inconsistencies
    • Identify implied meaning and details
    • Identify missing information
    2.1.3 Information integration
    • Integrate what is learned from written materials with prior knowledge
    • Use what is learned from written material to follow instructions and complete tasks
    • Apply what is learned from written material to new situations
    2.1.4 Information analysis
    • Critically evaluate and analyze information in written materials
    • Review written information for completeness and relevance
    • Distinguish fact from opinion
    • Identify trends
    • Synthesize information from multiple written materials