Making Inferences & Drawing Conclusions

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  • 1. 
    Turner almost wished that he hadn’t listened to the radio. He went to the closet and grabbed his umbrella. He would feel silly carrying it to the bus stop on such a sunny morning. What probably happened?
    • A. 

      Turner realized that he had an unnatural fear of falling radio parts.

    • B. 

      Turner had promised himself to do something silly that morning.

    • C. 

      Turner had heard a weather forecast that predicted rain.

    • D. 

      Turner planned to trade his umbrella for a bus ride.

  • 2. 
    "Larry, as your boss, I must say that it’s been very interesting working with you," Miss Valdez said. "However, it seems that our company’s needs and your performance style are not well matched. Therefore, it makes me very sad to have to ask you to resign your position effective today." What was Miss Valdez telling Larry?
    • A. 

      She would feel really bad if he decided to quit.

    • B. 

      He was being fired.

    • C. 

      He was getting a raise in pay.

    • D. 

      She really enjoyed having him in the office.

  • 3. 
    Bill and Jessica were almost done taking turns choosing players for their teams. It was Jessica’s turn to choose, and only Kurt was left. Jessica said, "Kurt." We can infer that
    • A. 

      Kurt is not a very good player

    • B. 

      Jessica was pleased to have Kurt on her team.

    • C. 

      Kurt was the best player on either team.

    • D. 

      Jessica was inconsiderate of Kurt’s feelings.

  • 4. 
    Mending by Judith Viorst A giant hand inside my chest Stretches out and takes My heart within its mighty grasp And squeezes till it breaks. A gentle hand inside my chest, With mending tape and glue, Patches up my heart until It’s almost good as new. I ought to know by now that Broken hearts will heal again. But while I wait for glue and tape, The pain! The pain! The pain! The poem is probably about
    • A. 

      A woman.

    • B. 

      A man.

    • C. 

      A broken heart.

    • D. 

      Heart surgery.

  • 5. 
    Mending by Judith Viorst A giant hand inside my chest Stretches out and takes My heart within its mighty grasp And squeezes till it breaks. A gentle hand inside my chest, With mending tape and glue, Patches up my heart until It’s almost good as new. I ought to know by now that Broken hearts will heal again. But while I wait for glue and tape, The pain! The pain! The pain! It can be inferred that the subject of the poem
    • A. 

      Is in a lot of physical pain.

    • B. 

      Enjoys arts and crafts.

    • C. 

      Is a good friend.

    • D. 

      Has had a broken heart before.