The Perfect Picture

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The Perfect Picture Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will test your comprehension of the reading passage.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why was the author driving to the scene?
    • A. 

      To arrest someone

    • B. 

      To take picture for the Enquirer

    • C. 

      To investigate and shoot a tragic scene

    • D. 

      To interview a man about gardening

  • 2. 
    What did the grandfather actually say happened?
    • A. 

      He was backing up to spread some dirt

    • B. 

      He ran over the little girl

    • C. 

      The little girl ran out of the house to greet him

    • D. 

      The little girl was going to help him garden

  • 3. 
    The old man was Bewildered, because...
    • A. 

      He didn't expect any one to see him

    • B. 

      There were a lot of reporters investigating him

    • C. 

      He was trying to run away

    • D. 

      There was a lot of noise

  • 4. 
    What happened to the little girl?
    • A. 

      She was crying

    • B. 

      She was setting between her mother and father's arms

    • C. 

      She was a sleep next to her grandfather

    • D. 

      She was dead

  • 5. 
    Why did the author didn't take the picture?
    • A. 

      He ran out of film

    • B. 

      The grandfather asked him not to take the picture

    • C. 

      He didn't want to intrude on the grandfather's sadness

    • D. 

      He didn't feel it was a good shot

  • 6. 
    Why was the scene in the kitchen described as a perfect picture?
    • A. 

      It was perfectly staged

    • B. 

      The girls' whole family was around her

    • C. 

      Every elements of the picture told the story

    • D. 

      The grandfather agreed to the photo and so did the parents

  • 7. 
    At the time the author was a _________
    • A. 

      Police reporter

    • B. 

      Magazine reporter

    • C. 

      TV reporter

    • D. 

      Freelance reporter

  • 8. 
    The author said: "Human suffering has become a spectator sport". He means
    • A. 

      It is a good thing to do all the time

    • B. 

      It is what he did everyday

    • C. 

      To do sport, you have to suffer

    • D. 

      It is misused and should be protected

  • 9. 
    What is the main idea of the passage?