“In the 1960s we were all a little wild and couldn’t get away from home far enough and fast enough to prove we could do it on our own.” says Christine Crosby , publisher of Grand magazine for grandparents. “We now realize how importent family is and how important to be near them ,especially when you’re raising children.”
3. What did Crosby say about people in the 1960s?
A.They were unsure of themselves.
B.They were eager to raise more children.
C.They wanted to live away from their parents.
D.They had little respect for their grandparent.
答案解析：C 细节理解题 由段落的首句可知，人们急切地想挣脱父母束缚来证明自己能独立行事。故选C。
Once I had a boy worked experimentally with Tinkertoys in his free time . His constructions filled a shelf in the art classroom and a good part of his bedroom at home . I was delighted at the presence of such a student . Here was an exceptionally creative mind at work . His presence meant that I had an unexpected teaching assistant in class whose creativity would infect ( 感染 ) other students.
2. What do we know about the boy mentioned in Paragraph 3?
A. He liked to help his teacher .
B. He preferred to study alone .
C. He was active in class.
D. He was imaginative.
答案解析：D 细节理解题 根据第三段中的“Here was an exceptionally creative mind at work ”可知，他是一个很有创造力的人，creative 相当于D选项中的 imaginative . 故选D.
北京卷 B （记叙文）
When they returned to Rockaway the next day ,they found their neighborhood in ruins . Many of Natalie’s friends had lost their homes and were living far away .All around her ,people were suffering ,especially the elderly . Natalie’s school was so damaged that she had to temporarily attend a school in Brooklyn.
1. When Natalie returned to Rockaway after the hurricane, she found ____________.
A. some friends had lost their lives
B. her neighborhood was destroyed
C. her school had moved to Brooklyn
D. the elderly were free from suffering
答案解析：B 细节理解题 根据文中的第一句话“ When they returned to Rockaway the next day ,they found their neighborhood in ruins ”可知飓风过后，当Natalie 回到 Rockaway时， 她发现她的街区被毁了 。in ruins 相当于B选项中的 was destroyed ,故选B项。