What is the Cause?
What is the Effect?
Cause or Effect?
multiple choice
Identify both Cause and

100

what is the CAUSE : The tree fell because of the wind.

Hint: the cause is the reason why.

 wind

100

What is the EFFECT? The girl felt cold, so she put on a jacket.

hint: the effect is what happened?

She put on a jacket

100

 SUSIE WAS HUNGRY, so she ate her apple.


Cause

100

 beautiful flowers grow in the garden because of 

A. red flowers in a vase 

B. the outdoors.

 C. hard work in the flower garden

C. hard work in the flower garden

100

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200

what is the CAUSE?  Sarah cut her finger because she picked up the broken glass.
She picked up broken glass.

200

what is the EFFECT? Ashley loved to read so she had many books
She had many books.

200

JIM BURNED HIS HAND when he took the lid off the hot pan.

Effect

200

Select the effect for the following cause. hard work in school. A. bad grade on my test. B. no recess. C. good grade on my test.
C. good grade on my test.

200

As a result of her messy room, Donna was grounded until further notice.
CAUSE: Messy room EFFECT: Grounded

300

what is the CAUSE ? The yard looked nice because Kyle mowed and raked the grass.
Kyle mowed and raked the grass?

300

what is the EFFECT? When the school bell rang the students all lined up.
Students lined up.

300

Jim burned his hand when HE TOOK THE LID OFF THE HOT PAN.
CAUSE

300

Select the cause for the following effect. The dog started barking loudly. A) when a stranger came to the door. B) when it went to bed. C) when it ate dinner.
A) a stranger came to the door?

300

Snow fell at night so driving was hazardous.
CAUSE: Snow fell at night EFFECT: so driving was hazardous

400

what is the CAUSE? The power went out because of the storm.
The storm.

400

What is the EFFECT? The cat ran away so Katie cried all day.
Katie cried all day.

400

A SHORTAGE OF FOOD IN SOME COUNTRIES was caused by dry weather.
Effect

400

Select the cause for the following effect. Corn and beans grow. A) the farmer does not water them. B) the cows eat them all. C) the farmer plants the seeds and waters them.
C) the farmer plants the seeds and waters them.

400

David forgot to water the plant, therefore it died.
CAUSE: David forgot to water the plant. EFFECT: it died

500

what is the CAUSE?. Sue joined the book club because she loved to read.
Sue loved to read.

500

What is the EFFECT? Sue joined the book club because she loved to read.
Sue joined the book club.

500

If Mrs. Thomas rings her bell, THE CLASS WILL BECOME QUIET.
EFFECT

500

Select the CAUSE for the following EFFECT: Mrs. Martinez honked the horn outside Katie's house. A. Mrs. Martinez arrived to pick up Katie. B. in the afternoon Katie called Mrs. Martinez. C. There is no effect.
A. Mrs. Martinez arrived to pick up Katie.

500

Because I studied hard, my grades improved.
CAUSE: I studied hard.

 EFFECT: My grades improved.