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Grade 5 - English Language
3.6 Reading Skills: A Newspaper Index

Directions: Here is an index from a local newspaper. Review it and answer the questions.

Business ..................... 10-11
Classified Ads ............. 22-30
Comics ........................ 20
Editorials ..................... 13-14
Entertainment ............ 18-21
Local News ................. 1-4
National News ............ 5-7
Sports ........................ 15-17
Stocks ........................ 12
Weather ..................... 4
World News ................ 8-9


Name: ___________________

Date:___________________

Grade 5 - English Language
3.6 Reading Skills: A Newspaper Index

Q 1: Road construction news is most likely to be found in:
Entertainment
Local News
Classified Ads
Sports

Q 2: To find the stock price of Ford Motor Company, you will turn to this page:
12
18
21
5

Q 3: This section will have a report on a recent Tsunami in the Pacific Ocean.
Sports
Classified Ads
World News
Golf

Q 4: If you want to find out which basketball team won in the last night's game, which section will you read?
Comics
Business
Entertainment
Sports

Q 5: If you want to know if you should take your umbrella when you are going out today, you will check this section:
Sports
Entertainment
Weather
World News

Q 6: In which section will you find the movie listings?
Entertainment
Weather
World News
Comics

Q 7: If you are looking to buy a used bicycle, you will look in this section:
National News
Classified Ads
Weather
Business

Q 8: On page 21, you may find this story:
Microsoft reports record profits
Actress Jane Doe wins Oscar Award
Detroit Pistons win NBA Championship
President Bush visits Russia

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