Reading for Understanding Two #12B

Thelma Thurstone The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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  1. When our class found out the date of our teacher's birthday, we decided to give him a surprise birthday party. Everyone in the class knew about the party except
  2. Your answer:
    boys.
    girls.
    teacher.
    parents.


  3. The best time to learn to swim is when you are very young because children have less fear of the water than do
  4. Your answer:
    dogs.
    cats.
    adults.
    police.


  5. It is fun to give animals names that fit them. Doug's dog was brown and had a patch of white on his forehead. Doug called him
  6. Your answer:
    Tag.
    Spt.
    Rover.
    Rex.


  7. Our garden produced so many crops this summer that we spent less money than usual for
  8. Your answer:
    clothes.
    food.
    water.
    seeds.


  9. Every month our teacher draws a calendar on the chalkboard. She draws a picture at the top of the calendar about a special holiday in that month. The picture on the calendar this month is a holly wreath. The month is
  10. Your answer:
    November.
    February.
    December.
    January.


  11. Native Americans used to live near the shores of this lake. We know this fact because along the beach we sometimes find
  12. Your answer:
    shells.
    arrowheads.
    stones.
    sand.


  13. The circus monkey was all dressed up in a soldier's uniform. It looked almost like a person except that it had fur and
  14. Your answer:
    a hat.
    fingers.
    teeth.
    a tail.


  15. Compared with the young of most other animals, human babies are very helpless. They require months of care before they are able to walk or to
  16. Your answer:
    talk.
    cry.
    sleep.
    breathe.


  17. We know that whales are not fish because whales cannot breathe underwater as true fish can. The whale must come to the surface often to get
  18. Your answer:
    water.
    air.
    dry.
    warm.


  19. Mpdern machines can do unbelievable jobs of wrecking buildings, moving earth, and driving piles. Adults as well as children like to watch these powerful machines
  20. Your answer:
    in races.
    on Sunday.
    at work.
    in the house.



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