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Below you'll find 9th grade reading comprehension passages along with questions and answers and related vocabulary activities.
by Jack London
Jack London was known for his adventure novels such ...
by Francis Scott Key
Before it was the "The Star-Spangled Banner," the ly...
by Boston Herald Monday, May 11, 1914
Today Mother's Day is a special day around the world...
by William H. Edwards from Football Days: Memories of The Game and of the Men Behind the Ball
Chapter XVIII passage: College football in the Unite...
by The Philadelphia Inquirer April 25,1865
President Abraham Lincoln was the first U.S. Preside...
from The Illinois State Journal - Friday, May 29 1896
On Wednesday, May 27, 1896, a massive tornado struck...
from Kansas City Star September 1, 1920
In 1920, the 19th Amendment which granted voting rig...
from Daily Illinois State Journal April 15, 1912
In 1912, the supposedly unsinkable "Titanic" sank in...
by Orville and Wilbur Wright from The Early History of the Airplane
Chapter I passage: Major moments in history do not a...
from The Philadelphia Inquirer, January 7, 1904
The world changed forever when the Wright brothers -...