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    Conditional sentence

    I want to design a question for a short passage of reading. The passage goes like:

    Dear Mark,
    It has been six months since I got to Paris. I......(irrelevant)...... Halloween is coming. My friends......(irrelevant)

    The question is:
    When did the writer get to Paris if Halloween is next week?
    (A) In January. (B) In April. (C) In September. (D) In December.

    Is that question okay?
    I thought of using a sentence like "When might the writer have gotten to Paris if Halloween were next week?
    but it is too difficult for the students.

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    Re: Conditional sentence

    The question is logical as written.
    I am not a teacher.

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