Comprehension Passage Test

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Comprehension Passage Test - Quiz

Given below is a comprehension passage; a story of a school-going girl called Emma. Read the passage below and answer the questions in the quiz.
Emma rode on her bike on the way home from school and began to shed tears with her bruised-up face. She then felt a ballon with a note touch her face. She wondered what it could be. So, she kept riding until she got home.
When she arrived her mother greeted her and then asked what was wrong with her seeing the redness of her eyes and fluffy bags with a maltreated face. Emma Read moretold her mother that she had fallen and did not have a good day.
Later on that day, Emma's mother barged into her door and asked Emma to tell the truth of her maltreated face. Emma then didn't lie and told the truth, she told her mother about the ballon and her day at school. Emma felt relieved from the guilt she holding inside about lying to her mother.
Around 5:25 the next morning Emma's mother goes to the school with a raging attitude. She yells at the principal and teaches for not telling her about what happened that day with Emma. Soon enough Emma's mother was escorted out by security.
In the meanwhile Emma is very curious of what the note on the balloon says she. Then gets too curious and opens it, When she opened


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the theme about this story.

  • 2. 

    What does Emma ride to school?  

    • A.

      Car

    • B.

      School bus

    • C.

      Bike

    • D.

      Train

    Correct Answer
    C. Bike
    Explanation
    Emma rides a bike to school.

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  • 3. 

     To Emma who was the classmate?  

    • A.

      Bestfriend

    • B.

      Friend

    • C.

      Sister

    • D.

      Nothing

    Correct Answer
    D. Nothing
    Explanation
    The question is asking about Emma's relationship with her classmate. The answer "Nothing" suggests that Emma did not have any specific relationship with her classmate. This implies that Emma and her classmate were not friends, best friends, or sisters.

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  • 4. 

    Emma and the classmate become great friends.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement states that Emma and the classmate become great friends. However, the answer is False, which means that the statement is not true. This implies that Emma and the classmate do not become great friends.

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  • 5. 

    What does the word that is underlined in the story mean?

    • A.

      Ugly

    • B.

      Slit faced 

    • C.

      Bruised

    • D.

      Desease

    Correct Answer
    C. Bruised
    Explanation
    The word "bruised" refers to a condition where there are discolorations or injuries on the skin caused by trauma or impact. In the context of the story, the word "bruised" suggests that there are visible marks or injuries on someone's skin, indicating that they have been physically hurt or harmed.

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  • 6. 

    Emma never lied to her mother about her bicycle accident.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement says that Emma never lied to her mother about her bicycle accident. This means that Emma always told the truth to her mother about the accident. However, the answer given is False, which means that Emma did lie to her mother about the accident.

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  • 7. 

    Why do you think Emma was crying?

    • A.

      Because she lied to her mother

    • B.

      Because her classmate fought with her

    • C.

      Because she fell from the bicycle

    Correct Answer
    A. Because she lied to her mother
    Explanation
    Emma was crying because she lied to her mother. Lying can often lead to feelings of guilt, shame, and remorse, which can be overwhelming and cause someone to become emotional. Emma's tears could be a result of her regret and the emotional weight of her actions.

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  • 8. 

    Why does Emma rip the note and pop the balloon?

    • A.

      Because she was angry from her classmate

    • B.

      Because she liked the sound of popping a balloon

    • C.

      She did it by mistake.

    Correct Answer
    A. Because she was angry from her classmate
    Explanation
    Emma rips the note and pops the balloon because she was angry with her classmate. This suggests that Emma's actions were intentional and driven by her emotions.

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  • 9. 

    Why does Emma's mother get escorted out of the school?

    • A.

      Because she did not pay the fees.

    • B.

      Because she was caught stealing.

    • C.

      Because she barged into the school and shouted at the principal.

    Correct Answer
    C. Because she barged into the school and shouted at the principal.
    Explanation
    Emma's mother gets escorted out of the school because she barged into the school and shouted at the principal. This behavior is disruptive and inappropriate, causing the school staff to take action and remove her from the premises.

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  • 10. 

    Why did Emma lie to her mother about crying?

    • A.

      She was hesitant and did not know how her mother would react.

    • B.

      She did not feel like talking to her mother.

    • C.

      She enjoyed lying.

    Correct Answer
    A. She was hesitant and did not know how her mother would react.
    Explanation
    Emma lied to her mother about crying because she was hesitant and unsure of how her mother would react. This suggests that Emma may have been afraid of her mother's potential response or judgment, leading her to conceal her true emotions.

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