SAT Reading 2.6 Long Passages

SAT Reading: Long Passages Drill 2, Problem 6

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Reading closelyDetermining implicit meanings
Understanding relationships
SAT ReadingLong Passages

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then went to Nebraska instead of listening to her family criticize her decision.

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What's implied? Not B, because...well...the sentence doesn't

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say anything about what Howard's plans were. If (C) were right... which it definitely isn't...

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then it would've been Georgiana's family's idea for her to ride off into the sunset with

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Howard.

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The excerpt says that Georgiana ran off to Nebraska to "elude," or escape, her friends

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and family, whom she knew wouldn't be down with Howie.

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Georgina was so busy eluding everybody that she never gave them the chance to understand.

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Who knows? Maybe they would've loved the idea of her marrying Howard.

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On second thought, Auntie G was probably right about that one.

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There's no way her peeps would've liked him. Whatever the case, (E) is

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incorrect.

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If choice (D) were true, then Auntie G's friends and family would've given her the

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boot for marrying Howard.

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The passage makes it clear that she left on her own, though, so this one isn't right

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either. Looks like choice (A) is the answer for us.

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If Georgiana hadn't felt that facing her family would be... not-so-fun... she wouldn't have

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had to elude anybody.

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We wonder how she felt about this choice after she saw exactly what a Nebraska homestead

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looked like.