Authentic Literary Text, Lexile 980
The curriculet is being added to your library
Stalled Out (ReadWorks)
Where were Margot and her family driving?
As used in the passage, what does “stalled out” most nearly mean?
The phrase “stalled out” is commonly used to describe the engine of a car or other vehicle that suddenly stops. The phrase can also be used to describe a process that has come to a stop.Explain the two things which “stalled out” in the story.
What happened to the man who passed out in his car?
What was unusual about the traffic on the Solomon Parkway the day the man had a heart attack?
End of Passage Quiz