This test is formatted to the requirements set by PARCC. There are four informational texts each followed by 8 questions each (R1, R2, R3, and R4 type questions). The word count and lexile number are also set to what is required. Each answer is highlighted and the test is available for you to make changes, add questions (like R5, R7), etc.
The test includes excerpts and full texts similar in purpose/theme from The Great Gatsby. The texts are excerpts from chapter one of The Great Gatsby, an editorial from The New York Times about Gatsby and how he can be seen as a man of our times, an excerpt from "Winter Dreams" by Fitzgerald, and a letter from Fitzgerald to his daughter.