Paragraph Quiz: Can You Answer The Question?

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Paragraph Quiz: Can You Answer The Question?

Below is a paragraph quiz, can you answer the question? In this special quiz, you will get to test out just how well you understand the English language, and all you have to do is to answer the question from the passage you read as best as you can. Do give it a try and all the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Alex couldn't go diving with his family because he had hurt his ankle in track practice. Despite his protests, his Mom ordered him to stay close to the hotel. While Alex was picking up the shells along the beach, he thought he heard a cry for help. He looked around, but he couldn't see anything. He heard the yell again, but this time louder and more desperate. A couple of yards away, he saw a girl frantically waving her arms, trying to grab something to keep her head above water. Without hesitation, Alex jumped in the water to save a stranger. After pulling the girl from the ocean, he was called a hero by everyone.  QUESTION: Alex couldn't go diving because
    • A. 

      He hurt his ankle.

    • B. 

      He would miss track practice

    • C. 

      He wanted to watch a movie in the hotel room.

    • D. 

      He didn't know how to swim

  • 2. 
    The reason why he had to disobey his mom's orders was that:
    • A. 

      He wanted to talk to girl at the pool

    • B. 

      He desperately wanted to go diving

    • C. 

      He had to save a drowning girl.

    • D. 

      He wanted to be called a hero.

  • 3. 
    What caused him to stop picking up shells?
    • A. 

      He heard his Mom calling his name.

    • B. 

      He wanted to go diving instead

    • C. 

      His Mom told him not to leave the hotel

    • D. 

      He heard screams.

  • 4. 
    Football is a great American sport. Millions of people watch football games every year. On Friday nights, chances are that your hometown is at a football game. Football began around 1840. The actual game has changed through the years. Its popularity has made it a million dollar entertainment industry. There is a lot of money to be made in football as Americans all over the United States tune in each week to watch men hitting one another on a field.   QUESTION: Because millions of people watch football,
    • A. 

      It is one of the least popular sports.

    • B. 

      It has become a moneymaking business.

    • C. 

      People are protesting because of the unnecessary violence.

    • D. 

      People in the 19th Century demanded that the game be shown on television.

  • 5. 
    The weather was extremely cold…what is the most logical effect of this?
    • A. 

      I went to bed

    • B. 

      I put on flip flops

    • C. 

      I put on a jacket

    • D. 

      I went hiking