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Below you'll find 12th grade reading comprehension passages along with questions and answers. These printable worksheet activities include original excerpts from short stories and books as well as high-interest informational topics.
by Frances Pharcellus Church from The Sun (New York City, New York) September 21, 1897
Published in 1897, this newspaper editorial has beco...
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle from The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes
Adventure II passage: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson...
by President Theodore Roosevelt
The first declared national monument in the United S...
by Elizabeth Barrett Browning from Sonnets from the Portuguese
One of the greatest love poems of all times, Elizabe...
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle from A Study in Scarlet
Chapter III passage: Sherlock Holmes is a master of ...
from The Times-Picayune, August 16, 1914
The impact of the Panama Canal on world transportati...
by Robert Frost
One of Robert Frost's most famous poems "Mending Wal...
from Wisconsin State Journal, January 2, 1885
The Washington Monument is an iconic memorial on the...
by Emma Lazarus
Written by Emma Lazurus in 1883, this poem appears o...
by Jack London
Jack London was known for his adventure novels such ...