Babe Didrikson Zaharias was outstanding in many sports. Not only did she win two gold medals in track-and-field events in the 1932 Olympics, she went on to win 82 golf tournaments. She is sometimes called the female Tiger Woods of the 20th Century.
On this worksheet, the informational text tells how Babe reached athletic success in basketball, track-and-field, and golf. This is followed with 4 multiple choice reading comprehension questions. They tap: Main Idea, Finding Details and Making A Generalization.
The worksheet provides a great resource for students to practice reading comprehension and a timely activity for Women's History Month in March.