Reading for Understanding Two #1A

Thelma Thurstone The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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

  1. Mary received a dozen red roses as a birthday present. The gift made her very
  2. Your answer:
    cold.
    happy.
    afraid.
    sad.


  3. Luisa quickly closed the book. It was about a dog, and she did not enjoy
  4. Your answer:
    adventure stories.
    poetry.
    history.
    animal stories.


  5. "Here is some water," said Mike to his new dog. The puppy got near the bowl and drank every drop. Then the bowl was
  6. Your answer:
    empty.
    full.
    pink.
    broken.


  7. One could hold a day-old baby bear in his hands. A cub is that
  8. Your answer:
    young.
    fierce.
    sleepy.
    tiny.


  9. Nancy and Clara were talking after class. "I wish we had the book for the class," Nancy said. "But we don't have any money." Clara said, "I know what we can do. We can
  10. Your answer:
    hold one."
    read one."
    buy one."
    borrow one."


  11. Hank always rode to school on his bicycle. He parked it in the bicycle rack near the school. On rainy days, he covered the bike with a plastic cover to keep it
  12. Your answer:
    dry.
    wet.
    handy.
    parked.


  13. She did not have enough money with her to pay for the shoes, so she
  14. Your answer:
    paid for them.
    used a credit card.
    bought them.
    gave them away.


  15. It was her first visit to a big city. She would have liked to stay longer, but she had to go
  16. Your answer:
    by car.
    nearer.
    alone.
    home.


  17. We all enjoyed watching the trained seals in the circus. We thought they were very
  18. Your answer:
    frightening.
    wet.
    large.
    clever.


  19. Many teens love to ride roller coasters, which they think are very
  20. Your answer:
    dull.
    silly.
    exciting.
    red.



Generated by QuizMaker 2.0.

QuizMaker 2.0 for QuizServer © 1998 University of Hawaii. Developed for the University of Hawaii Office of Technology Transfer and Economic Development in cooperation with Maui Community College. All rights reserved. Any copying, distribution, or preparation of derivative works is strictly prohibited.