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Mount Rainier

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Located in Mount Rainier National Park, Mount Rainier is a 14,000 foot-tall volcano in Washington State and the highest point in the Cascade Range. It is surrounded by America's heaviest glacier and topped by a blanket of clouds that always hides the mountaintop. Every year, 10,000 people set out to climb it and about 25% achieve their goal.

  1. 1. How many people try to climb Mount Rainier a year?
    1. a. 5000
    2. b. 1000
    3. c. 10000
  2. 2. Where is Mount Rainier located?
    1. a. Washington D.C.
    2. b. Oregon
    3. c. Washington State
  3. 3. What is Mount Rainier?
    1. a. A mountain
    2. b. A volcano
    3. c. A cave