Common Core: Kindergarten English Language Arts : Identify the Reasons an Author Gives to Support Points in a Text: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.K.8

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Example Question #1 : Identify The Reasons An Author Gives To Support Points In A Text: Ccss.Ela Literacy.Ri.K.8

Grow Flower, Grow by Marie Smith

A flower starts out as a very small seed. 

The seed gets planted in the dirt. 

The seed needs lots of water to help it grow. 

 

Soon, a green stem and green leaves will poke out of the dirt. 

Then, a flower will start to bloom. 

Water and sunlight are a flower's food.

So, water and sunlight will help keep a flower alive. 

According to the text, why does sunlight and water keep the flower alive? 

Possible Answers:

Because water and sunlight are a plant's food

Because water and sunlight helpt the dirt

Because water and sunlight make the plant happy

Because water and sunlight are good

Correct answer:

Because water and sunlight are a plant's food

Explanation:

We can look at the text to help us answer this question. 

Water and sunlight are the flower's food.

So, water and sunlight will help keep the flower alive.

Food helps keep things alive, and sunlight and water are a flowers food. So, the correct answer is "Because water and sunlight are a plant's food".

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