問1 The author kept returning to the mountain because ( ).
① she felt an urge she couldn’t explain
② she planned to meet the elderly man
③ she thought she could practice magic
④ she wanted to find out about the bear
問2 Which of the following happened first on the author’s most recent trip?
① She arrived at a large open area.
② She climbed to the mountaintop.
③ She saw a bear running away.
④ She was assisted by an old man.
問3 What similarity between the author’s dog and the old man was talked about?
① They experienced workplace injuries.
② They recently lost close family friends.
③ They were acquaintances of the author.
④ They worked to help protect the public.
問4 Which of the following is closest to the meaning of the underlined phrase rang in the air as used in the text?
① brought happiness
② left an impression
③ made a loud noise
④ seemed offensive
問5 How did the author’s feelings change over the course of the last hiking experience?
① She was depressed and then became sadder.
② She was determined and then became comforted.
③ She was hopeful but then became homesick.
④ She was miserable but then became entertained.
問1 ① 問2 ④ 問3 ④ 問4 ② 問5 ②
出典：センター2020本試験 - 大問5