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Reading Comprehension: One Paragraph Reading Passages

Is the following sentence about one-paragraph reading passages TRUE or FALSE?

Since the Initial Reading of reading passages usually involves reading the entire first paragraph, the Initial Reading of one-paragraph passages involves reading the entire passage.

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Reading an entire one-paragraph passage is the equivalent of reading an entire passage - a big, time-consuming mistake.

In one-paragraph passages, we read the first two or three sentences in order to establish the main idea of the passage. Then, we continue to scan the passage looking for structural words/phrases which will point us to where subsections of the passage begin.

The correct answer is FALSE. The Initial Reading of one-paragraph passages does not involve reading the entire passage.

A single paragraph passage contains much more information than the first paragraph of a multi-paragraph passage. In addition to the introduction of the main idea of the passage, a single paragraph passage also contains other subsections, which present examples, support previous information, illustrate it, contradict it, etc.

Reading an entire one-paragraph passage is the equivalent of reading an entire passage - a big, time-consuming mistake.

In one-paragraph passages, we read the first two or three sentences in order to establish the main idea of the passage. Then, we continue to scan the passage looking for structural words/phrases which will point us to where subsections of the passage begin.

Not quite. A single paragraph passage contains much more information than the first paragraph of a multi-paragraph passage. In addition to the introduction of the main idea of the passage, a single paragraph passage also contains other subsections, which present examples, support previous information, illustrate it, contradict it, etc.

Reading an entire one-paragraph passage is the equivalent of reading an entire passage - a big, time-consuming mistake.

In one-paragraph passages, we read the first two or three sentences in order to establish the main idea of the passage. Then, we continue to scan the passage looking for structural words/phrases which will point us to where subsections of the passage begin.

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False

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