PARTS OF A BOOK What are the Parts of a Book? A book often has several parts that make finding information easier for readers. Table of Contents The table of contents will list all the chapters in the book, including the chapter number, name, and the page numbers of the chapter begins and ends. The table of contents can be found in the BEGINNING of the book. Sample Table of Contents: Ice Cream 1. History of Ice Cream 2-11 2. Ice Cream Ingredients 12-24 3. From the Factory to Your Table 25-34 4. Delicious Flavors 35-48 5. Famous Ice Cream Parlors 49-56 Index An index lists the key topics located in the book. It will include the page number of where you can find the information about a particular topic in the book. An index can be found at the END of a book. Sample Section of an Index: INDEX: WEATHER Cloud formation 7-9 Fronts 37-39 Hail 16-19 Humidity 20-23 Jet Streams 34-36 Meteorologists 3-5 © Copyright NewPath Learning. All Rights Reserved. Permission is granted for the purchaser to print copies for non-commercial educational purposes only. Visit us at www.NewPathLearning.com.
Glossary A glossary is an alphabetical list of key words and definitions. A glossary only lists words that are found in the text of that book. A glossary can be found at the END of a book, before the Index, if the book has an Index too. A glossary is similar to a dictionary. Try This! Table of Contents Introduction 3 How to Write a Sentence 5-7 How to Write a Paragraph 8-12 How to Write an Essay 13-19 How to Write a Report 20-25 What topic will you find on page 7? a] How to Write a Sentence b] How to Write a Paragraph c] How to Write an Essay d] How to Write a Report How many pages are in the section How to Write an Essay? a] 4 b] 5 c] 6 d] 7 © Copyright NewPath Learning. All Rights Reserved. Permission is granted for the purchaser to print copies for non-commercial educational purposes only. Visit us at www.NewPathLearning.com.