There’s Still Gold in Those Hills America experienced a “gold rush” in the middle of the nineteenth century. Gold was discovered in the California mountains in 1848 and thousands of people hurried there. These gold seekers were called forty-niners named after the year 1849. Gold rushes also took place in the present-day states of Colorado
labor intensive mining turned into industrial capital-based mining. . Comprehension Questions . order to acquire a few precious ounces of gold. As time carried on gold mining
from "Trenton State Gazette" (New Jersey) September 16 1848 On January 24 1848 gold was discovered at Sutter's Mill near present-day El Dorado County California. At that time California was a new territory of the United States and sparsely populated. It took a while for the news to reach the established parts of the U.S.
The product contains: SEVEN one-page passages of informational text on The California Gold Rush (LEXILE 930-1010); SEVEN pages of reading comprehension questions (one for each passage); and the teacher’s keys. Questions are true or false; multiple choice and open ended and include both literal and inferential questions.
Passage Summary: The accidental discovery of gold in California changed the lives of thousands of people as well as the state of California. Few miners ever made it rich but many traveled west to seek their fortune. 1. In the passage it says that the chief builder spoke in a “secret voice”. The chief probably spoke a. very loudly. b .
Compatible with 7 Reading passages cover the California Gold Rush Camps and Claims Sutter's Mill Mining Methods Life of a Miner Gold Rush Merchants Lasting Impact and more. Comprehension questions are true or false; multiple choice and open ended and include both literal and inferential questions.
Question 42 (A) This is incorrect. The author of this passage never even discusses the technological advances that make space mining possible. (B) This is correct. Unlike most questions on the SAT however there isn’t a ton of evidence for this answer. There are a couple things though that when taken together strongly suggest that … Continue reading "SAT 1 Section 1 Passage 5 (Space .
These unseen comprehension passages are really helpful to all. Go through this reading comprehension pdf and reading passage worksheets to learn English. Love for Gold. Read the passages given below and answer the questions that follow them: