General Douglas MacArthur an American general in the Pacific during World War II (1939-1945). He oversaw the successful Allied occupation of Japan after the war and then led United Nations forces in the Korean War (1950-1953). This is a one page worksheet with interesting biographical information about General MacArthur. At the bottom of the page are 4 multiple choice reading comprehension questions. Reading skills assessed in the questions are: Main Idea, Finding Details and Drawing a Conclusion. No answer key, but they happen to be A, A, C, B.
It would have been appropriate for Memorial Day, but unfortunately I was late in posting it. Oh well, there's always next year and of course it would be a helpful supplement in studying U.S. History.