Some reading comprehension quizzes online are reading comprehension worksheets offered by EnglishForEveryone.org, reading comprehension exercises by MrNussbaum.com and practice tests to prepare for the Scholastic Assessment Test offered by MajorTests.com. These quizzes involves reading short passages or paragraphs and answering questions about them.
There are 12 reading comprehension worksheets by EnglishForEveryone.org, one worksheet each for students from grade 1 to grade 12. The worksheets train students in critical thinking, drawing inferences from vocabulary and situations, understanding scope and world concepts and recalling details.
MrNussbaum.com has 66 reading comprehension exercises classified for grades 1 and 2, grade 3 and up, grade 4 and up and grade 5 and up. Reading topics include animals, American history and historical figures, natural phenomena, food, contemporary personalities and sports teams. Some exercises have time limits to read and answer the multiple choice questions.
MajorTests.com has 14 different reading comprehension practice tests that are meant to prepare students for the SAT test. Practice tests range from short paragraphs that take about three minutes to read with two questions from long paragraphs that require about15 minutes to read with 13 questions. All the practice tests are timed. The site asserts that plenty of practice improves critical reading ability and comprehension.