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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the maiden want in "The Maid of Brakel"?
(a) A prince.
(b) A child.
(c) A daughter.
(d) A husband.
2. What animal is injured in "The Nail"?
(a) A horse.
(b) A dog.
(c) A cow.
(d) A bird.
3. Who rescues the poor brother in "The Turnip"?
(a) A student.
(b) The princess.
(c) The king.
(d) His brother.
4. What do "The Story of Schlauraffen Land" and "Ditmars Tale of Wonders" have in common?
(a) They serve to entertain.
(b) They both have the character Hans.
(c) They are both dark tales.
(d) They have the same moral.
5. What happens when the boy pours hot wax on the princess' faces in "The Three Black Princesses"?
(a) They are burned.
(b) They turn half white.
(c) They turn into swans.
(d) They die.
Short Answer Questions
1. What animal does Lazy Harry not want to watch after?
2. What is the "The Boots of Buffalo-Leather" a story about?
3. Which element of fairy tales is not present in "Donkey Cabbages"?
4. Who accompanies the poor man in watching over the rich man's grave on the third night in "The Grave Mound"?
5. What animal does not help the boy in his task to hide from the princess in "The Sea-Hare"?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the moral behind The Three Green Twigs?
2. What is understood about the maiden in The Maid of Brakel?
3. What lesson does The Master-Thief teach?
4. What is the common element in The Lazy Spinner and The Six Servants?
5. What is Ferdinand the Faithful and Ferdinand the Unfaithful telling readers?
6. What do The Willow-Wren, The Sole, The Bittern and Hoopoe, and The Moon all have in common?
7. What happens to the horse in The Nail? Why? What does this signify?
8. What is the idea behind The Old Man Made Young Again?
9. What is the story The Ungrateful Son about? Who is the target audience?
10. Why is the fourth child in The Sparrow and His Four Children considered to have found the best home? What message is being sent?
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