Reading Comprehension Quiz
What is this article about?
What is the goal of Tetris?
To get blocks to the top of the screen
To make complete lines
To match the colors of blocks
To make tall piles of blocks
How do you know this? Use the text in your answer.
After which is Tetris named?
The number ten
Where was Alexey when he created Tetris?
The United States of America
What is the highest selling game of all time?
Call of Duty
An action game
Which happened first?
Tetris was played with letters instead of blocks.
Tetris was released in the arcade.
Tetris was brought to the Game Boy.
Tetris was released on the phone.
What is the main idea of the second paragraph?
To describe different types of games
To persuade readers to play Tetris
To compare Tetris to other puzzle games
To explain how Tetris is played
According to Dr. Richard Haier, which is true about Tetris?
Tetris has no positive side effects.
Tetris increases physical strength.
Tetris lowers blood pressure.
Tetris boosts mental activity.
What happens to a block that hits the bottom and does not form a complete line in Tetris?
It is locked in place.
The player moves the block.
It gives the player more room.
It disappears and reappears at the top.
Why did the first game of Tetris use letters instead of blocks?
Alexey's screen could only show letters.
Alexey wanted people to read more.
Alexey did not think to use blocks.
Alexey thought letters were more fun.
Why do you believe this? Use the text in your response.
How does the word "tetra" relate to the game Tetris? Use the text to support your response.
How did being included with Nintendo's Game Boy help Tetris become successful? Refer to the text in your answer.
Why was Tetris so popular? Use the text to support your response.