High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"

High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"
High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"
High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"
High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"
High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"
High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"
High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"
High School Reading Comprehension: Fiction - excerpt from "The Odyssey"
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This excerpt from Homer's "The Odyssey" tells the story of Odysseus' escape from the cyclops. It is followed by 11 multiple choice questions and 4 open-ended questions. In addition to the answers to the multiple choice questions, the answer key also has explanations and possible responses to every open-ended question.

The questions that follow the story test a variety of reading comprehension and literary analysis skills. Students who regularly complete these reading comprehension tasks will be well prepared for any reading comprehension test, including common core, ACT and SAT.

Skills assessed:

Question 1 Analyzing Figurative Language
Question 2 Analyzing Sound Devices and Rhythm
Question 3 Analyzing Problem and Solution
Question 4 Analyzing Cause and Effect
Question 5 Analyzing Sound Devices and Rhythm
Question 6 Drawing Conclusions
Question 7 Making Inferences
Question 8 Analyzing Problem and Solution
Question 9 Summarizing and Paraphrasing
Question 10 Drawing Conclusions
Question 11 Analyzing Cause and Effect
Question 12 Evaluating Author’s Craft/ Analyzing Figurative Language/Analyzing Sound Devices
Question 13 Analyzing Development of Tone/Mood
Question 14 Analyzing Irony
Question 15 Analyzing Character

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