Comprehension of Written Texts

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Question Sets

Ask the questions to match the selected paragraph.
Circle "Y" or "N" as client answers each question.
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A) Your sense of feeling 1. Are there spots in your fingers that help you feel? Y N
2. Is your chin more sensitive than your forehead? Y N
3. Do the same nerves feel heat as pain? Y N
4. Can you easily feel a feather stroking your palm? Y N
5. Are the spots that feel the cold spread evenly over your whole body? Y N
B) Clever dog 1. Could the dog talk? Y N
2. Was the dog's name Hector? Y N
3. Did Kosiuski pretend to be the dog and say that he did not speak every language? Y N
4. Did the Russian laugh at what the dog was supposed to have said? Y N
5. Did the two men fight a duel using knives? Y N
C) A house to live in forever 1. Was everybody in Egypt buried with their furniture? Y N
2. Was it only kings and queens in Egypt who could read? Y N
3. Did the 'Book of the Dead' have stories in it about the gods? Y N
4. Did the Egyptians think that they needed things to use after they died? Y N
5. Do pictures of Egyptians in the 'Book of the Dead' have the faces turned sideways? Y N
D) The bird that kicks 1. Do other birds besides ostriches kick? Y N
2. Have ostriches grown heavier since they stopped flying? Y N
3. Is it true that ostriches bury their heads in the sand and think they are safe from an enemy? Y N
4. Will an ostrich crouch down to hide? Y N
5. Do ostriches defend themselves by biting? Y N


Responses circled AND bold score 1
Paragraph  1  2  3  4  5  Total 
 A) Your sense of feeling             
 B) Clever dog             
 C) A house to live in forever             
 D) The bird that kicks