10. Deer Populations of the Puget Sound

10. Deer Populations of the Puget Sound

1. According to paragraph 1, which of the following is true of the white-tailed deer of Puget Sound?

2. It can be inferred from the discussion in paragraph 2 that winter conditions

3. The word "inhibits" in the passage is closest in meaning to

4. According to paragraph 3, how had Fort Vancouver changed by the time David Douglas returned in 1832?

5. The phrase “indefinite period” in the passage is closest in meaning to period

6. Which of the following statements about deer populations is supported by the information in paragraph 4?

7. Which of the sentences below best expresses the essential information in the highlighted sentence in the passage? Incorrect choices change the meaning in important ways or leave out essential information.

8. Which of the following is NOT mentioned in paragraph 5 as a factor that has increased deer populations?

9. Look at the four squares █ that indicate where the following sentence could be added to the passage.

There, food is available and accessible throughout the winter.

Where would the sentence best fit?

10. Directions: An introductory sentence for a brief summary of the passage is provided below. Complete the summary by selecting the THREE answer choices that express the most important ideas in the passage. This question is worth 2 points.

Deer in the Puget Sound area eat a wide variety of foods and migrate seasonally food