Reading for Understanding Two #10A

Thelma Thurstone The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Answer the questions below and then click "submit" to send your answers.

  1. Ricky hated to wear shoes. He was very happy when his mother promised that when he went to the beach he could go
  2. Your answer:
    swimming
    fishing
    barefoot
    sailing


  3. Denise received a camera for Christmas. She was glad that Christmas Day was bright and sunny so that she could
  4. Your answer:
    dry her laundry
    take some pictures.
    go swimming
    go shopping


  5. Seeds make good food because of the nourishment stored in them. Much of the food that people eat comes from
  6. Your answer:
    seeds
    cows
    maize
    trees


  7. Shirley was packing her suitcase to take on a sightseeing trip. Her father told her to be sure to take a pair of comfortable shoes because she would be doing a great deal of
  8. Your answer:
    riding
    buying
    looking
    walking


  9. Most rivers are so full of dirt, mud, and sand that their water looks
  10. Your answer:
    shiny
    blue
    dark
    clear


  11. Weather forecasters study clouds very carefully because clouds tell a great deal about the weather that is
  12. Your answer:
    coming
    raining
    needed
    past


  13. Many children are very active and they enjoy playing rough games. They like to wrestle, climb trees, and slide down banks of grass. Their clothes
  14. Your answer:
    are all the same
    wear out quickly
    last a long time
    cost very little


  15. Lollipops usually come in different shades. Each means a certain taste: yellow is pineapple, red is raspberry, purple is grape, and so on. Brian chose brown because he likes
  16. Your answer:
    sugar
    chocolate
    lollipops
    grapefruit


  17. A machine must have energy to make it run. Wind provides the energy for a windmill, a horse pulling a cart provides energy that makes the cart go,and a person pedalling a bicycle provides the energy that makes the
  18. Your answer:
    person tired
    wheels
    wheels turn
    person hot


  19. When we finally reached the car, we were very tired. The six-kilometer walk to the garage and back had not been
  20. Your answer:
    difficult
    boring
    finished
    easy



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