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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 Charlotte do in the night at the Fair that she almost never does?
(a) Be nice to Templeton.
(b) Leave her web.
(c) Argue with Wilbur.
(d) Let a fly go free from her web.
2. Why does Charlotte say Uncle will be hard for Wilbur to beat?
(a) Because of Uncle's winning personality.
(b) Because of Uncle's cleanliness.
(c) Because of Uncle's funny jokes.
(d) Because of Uncle's size and weight.
3. At the end of Chapter 18, how does Fern feel about the time she spent at the Fair?
(a) She says she had a bad time because Avery and Henry Fussy kept teasing her.
(b) She says she couldn't enjoy herself very much because she was too worried about Wilbur.
(c) She says she didn't enjoy it too much because the Ferris wheel made her sick to her stomach.
(d) She says she had the best time she has ever had anywhere or any time in all of her whole life.
4. Who is with Charlotte when she dies?
(a) No one.
5. Which of the following is not a way that Charlotte's egg sac is described?
(a) Tough and strong.
(c) Gray and white like a puffy cloud.
(d) Resembling cotton candy.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the greatest moment in Mr. Zuckerman's life?
2. How does Charlotte describe the cousin in her second story?
3. Why does Charlotte say that it doesn't matter if Wilbur isn't actually terrific?
4. How does the old sheep convince Templeton to go to the Fair?
5. How does Dr. Dorian imagine it must be like to sit in a barn and listen to animals?
Short Essay Questions
1. How is the experience of going to the Fair different for the children and for the adults?
2. How does Dr. Dorian feel about the possibility that animals can talk?
3. What lesson does the old sheep teach at the end of Chapter 12?
4. How does Charlotte feel after finding out that Wilbur is to receive a special prize?
5. Does Wilbur act more like a child or an adult when it is time for him to go to sleep during his first night at the Fair?
6. Which animals go to the Fair and why?
7. Why is life in the barn so good for Wilbur?
8. How is Fern's attitude toward the animals beginning to change during the time she spends at the Fair?
9. How are things on the farm changing as summer turns to fall?
10. What can readers tell about Charlotte's position in the barn from the meeting the animals have?
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