Nihongo sokudoku challenge 100 - Chukyu - Intermediate is a book for intermediate-level students (N3) who wish to practice reading comprehension and, more specifically, improve reading speed in Japanese.
This book includes 100 readings. Each text shows a chronometer that shows the amount of time that students can use to read it. There are many different types of texts: short passages that must be read in 1 minute to long texts that must be read in 8 minutes. When time is up, students should try to answer the comprehension questions, which are in the same format as the JLPT. The answer key is attached at the end of the book.
Texts of the book are only written in Japanese and kanjis include furigana, however, it disappears when a certain kanji appears for the second time.
Suitable book for N3 or above level students who wish to practice reading comprehension and at the same time improve reading speed in Japanese.