Passage I

7. The narrator of the passage characterizes the time trial in Houston as:

  • A. one long sprint in which swimmers attempted to improve their times.

  • B. a meet advertised as a way to qualify for the Junior Nationals.

  • C. a regional meet that featured only the 500-yard freestyle and 1,000-yard freestyle.

  • D. an informal swimming event put together at the last minute.