to read actively means
to synthesize and analyze information; to evaluate the author's assumptions and techniques
to follow the logic of the passage means
to find the chain of cause and effect, one after another
to recognize points of the passage means
identify the points made by one chain of cause and effect or few by paragraphy.
extended reasoning questions
make inferences; fill in gaps; see implicatins; ...
to infer the meaning of words from context
literal comprehension questions
understand significant information in the passage