This Common Core aligned quiz measures reading comprehension of "There Will Come Soft Rains" by Ray Bradbury. It features 10 short answer questions, and an answer key is included.
Questions pertain to the following key details:
♦ Unique characteristics of the house (personification)
♦ The futuristic setting
♦ The function of the robotic animals
♦ The backstory
♦ Silhouettes on the building
♦ A frail, dirty dog
♦ The subject matter of the poem "There Will Come Soft Rains"
♦ A devastating fire
♦ The house's attempts at self-preservation
Need a PowerPoint to complement the reading of this short story?
• "There Will Come Soft Rains" Introductory PowerPoint