Monsters of the Deep
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    Where are giant squid teeth located?

    answer choices

    in their mouths

    in the back of their head

    on their tentacles

  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What percentage of Americans believe in Big Foot?

    answer choices

    1 out of 5

    1 out of 3

    About half

  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Why is "A Tall Tale?" a fitting subheading for the second section?

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    Because the kraken is so big.

    Because it's a fictional story passed down through sailors with larger than life characters.

    Because sailors get bored.

  • Question 4
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    Why does the author include a discussion about the Kraken?

    answer choices

    To make the passage more exciting.

    Because he's obsessed with the kraken.

    To give information about the Kraken because the tales about it were probably based on giant squids.

  • Question 5
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    What has O'Shea discovered about why giant squid are difficult for humans to find?

    answer choices

    Because they live far below the oceans surface, deeper than humans can go. Their enormous eyes and highly developed nerves allow them to see nets and cameras immediately.

    Because they're mythical.

    That they are vicious creatures that will attack sailors.

  • Question 6
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    Q.

    Select the statements that are TRUE.

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    Dragons, Krakens, Mermaids, and Nessie are real.

    They are all vicious creatures.

    They are probably based on real creatures.

  • Question 7
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    Q.

    Using the photograph titled "Squid on the Screen" and the context clues for the key term, tentacle, what is a tentacle?

    answer choices

    A squid beak.

    A squid house.

    A squid arm.

  • Question 8
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    O'Shea at one point says "I've been sailing for 40 years; and I've always had an answer for everything- hurricanes and icebergs." What conclusions can the read draw based on this statement?

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    That he is confident in his skills as a sailor.

    That he wanted to be a meteorologist.

    That he hates sailing.

  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q.

    What is the main text structure being used by the author?

    answer choices

    Description

    Sequence

    Cause/Effect

  • Question 10
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    Q.

    What can you conclude about why it's important to study things we do not understand?

    answer choices

    We don't need to. It's a waste of time.

    To be rich and famous.

    Creatures that may seem scary me end up being less frightening after we learn the truth.

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