Cause and Effect
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by Marcellina Reno
| 6 Questions
The first seat belts only went across a person's waist. These belts attached to the base of the seat in the car. These new belts held people in their seats. However, many people were still hurt in crashes.
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Which of the following is the cause of the above passage?
These new belts held people in place, but people still were hurt in crashes.
The first seat belts were attached to the base of the car and only went around a person's waist.
The first seat belts only went across a person's waist. These belts attached to the base of the seat in the car. These new belts held people in their seats. However, many people were still hurt in crashes.
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Which of the following is the effect of the above passage?
These new belts held people in place, but people still were hurt in crashes.
The first seat belts were attached to the base of the car and only went around a person's waist.
Tectonic plates have rough edges and are always moving. Usually, they move slowly. But there are times when the plates get stuck against each other. If that happens, pressure builds up. When the two plates finally get "unstuck," they release energy. Often, a small amount of energy is released. That will mean a small earthquake.
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Which of the following is the cause of the above passage?
Tectonic plates become stuck
Pressure builds up
Tectonic plates have rough edges and are always moving. Usually, they move slowly. But there are times when the plates get stuck against each other. If that happens, pressure builds up. When the two plates finally get "unstuck," they release energy. Often, a small amount of energy is released. That will mean a small earthquake.
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Which of the following is the effect of the above passage?
Pressure builds up
Energy is released
A blizzard is a winter storm with strong winds. The wind blows the snow so that it is hard to see. Most blizzards last at least three hours.
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Which of the following is the effect of the above passage?
Strong winds blow the snow around
It becomes hard to see
A blizzard is a winter storm with strong winds. The wind blows the snow so that it is hard to see. Most blizzards last at least three hours.
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Which of the following is the cause of the above passage?
Strong winds blow the snow around
It becomes hard to see
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