Your name ______________ Name of book ________________________________________ To calculate the level of difficulty of a book. 1. Read a full page in the book. Write down the number of words you don’t know on that page. _______ 2. Count the number of words in 3 full lines on that same page. _______ 3. Divide that number by 3. This gives you the average number of words per line. ______ 4. Count the number of lines on the entire page. ______ 5. Multiply number of words per line (from #3) by number of lines on the page. _______ Now you know about how many words there are on the entire page. 6. Find the percentage of words you don’t know on the page: Multiply the number of unknown words by 100. _______ Divide that number by the number of words on a page (your answer in #5). ______% If your final answer is a number greater than 2%, the book is probably too difficult for you at this time.