Print This Page | Reading Comprehension | Cats | Show Answers
Name: _________________________
Date: _________________________

Chartreux

Read the story and answer the questions to test your comprehension.

Bred in France in the 18th century, the Chartreux cats have gorgeous grey coats and yellow eyes. Because of unique skulls, they always look like they're smiling. These are elite, powerful cats who were once prized as hunters. French President, Charles de Gaulle was the owner of several Chartreux cats.

  1. 1. What is a funny shape with the Chartreux cat?
    1. a. Their skulls
    2. b. Their eyes
    3. c. Their mouths
  2. 2. What color are Chartreux cats?
    1. a. White
    2. b. Black
    3. c. Gray
  3. 3. Where were Chartreux cats first bred?
    1. a. France
    2. b. Spain
    3. c. England