Reading and answers the question:
As far back as 700 d.c., man has talked about children being cared1. The French doctor found the boy
for by wolves. Romulus and Remus, the legendary twin founders of
Rome, were purported to have been cared for by wolves. It is believed
that when a she-wolf loses her litter, she seeks a human child to
5 take its place.
The seemingly preposterous idea did not become credible until the
late nineteenth century when a French doctor actually found a naked
ten-year-old boy wandering in the woods. He did not walk erect, could
10 not speak intelligibly, nor could he relate to people. He only growled
and stared at them. Finally the doctor won the boy's confidence and
began to work with him. After many long years of devoted and patient
instruction, the doctor was able to get the boy to clothe and feed
himself, recognize and utter a number of words, as well as write
15 letters and form words.
2. In line 4, the word "litter" most nearly means
3. The doctor was able to work with the boy because
4. Which of the following statements is not true?
5. In line 7, the word "preposterous" most nearly means