A) The weather is bad.
B) The subway is not running.
C) New York is a big city
D) The courthouse is hard to find.
A) hasn't decided where the people will go
B) left it out accidentally
C) wants to keep the reader in suspense
D) doesn't think anyone will notice
A) Today is the first time they have seen snow.
B) They all love snow and storms.
C) They all come from countries other than the United States.
D) They all live in different American cities.
A) They get their certificate of citizenship.
B) They take the oath of citizenship.
C) They join the judge in "The Star-Spangled Banner."
D) They celebrate with their friends.
A) to make many voices sound as one
B) to give people a chance to practice their English
C) to swear loyalty to the United States
D) to determine whether or not the people understand English
A) Becoming a citizen is a very important event.
B) Many people have learned the oath of citizenship.
C) People from other countries come to the United States each year.
D) Most Americans have come from somewhere else.
A) they were not born in America
B) they do not speak English
C) they are not old enough
D) they do not have much money
A) made a present for his mother
B) played with some snow
C) put a sign on their front door
D) helped his father light a fire in the fireplace
A) so he could talk to the captain of the ferry
B) because he wanted to enjoy the warm weather
C) because the little ones are crying
D) so the children would not be up there alone
A) because they had small American flags to hold
B) to practice saying the Pledge of Allegiance in case it is required on the test
C) to show they are proud to be American citizens
D) because the room was crowded and many people were already standing
A) came forward to receive their certificate
B) waved the American flag
C) shook the judge's hand
D) left the room
1.A 2.D 3.B 4.A 5.A 6.C 7.A 8.A 9.C 10.C 11.B 12.C 13.D 14.A 15.B 16.D 17.C 18.A