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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. Who is with Charlotte when she dies?
(c) No one.
2. Which of the following is not a way that Charlotte's egg sac is described?
(a) Gray and white like a puffy cloud.
(c) Tough and strong.
(d) Resembling cotton candy.
3. How is Charlotte feeling at the end of Chapter 17?
(a) Cranky and hungry.
(b) Energized about saving Wilbur's life.
(c) Tired and listless.
(d) Excited about being at the fair.
4. What does Dr. Dorian find just as miraculous as the writing in Charlotte's web?
(a) How well the geese on the Zuckermans' farm speak.
(b) How children grow up so quickly.
(c) How spiders learned to spin webs in the first place.
(d) How talented a pig Wilbur is.
5. What does Dr. Dorian predict will happen to Fern?
(a) Someday she will earn enough money to buy Wilbur back.
(b) Someday Henry Fussy will drop a remark that catches her attention.
(c) Someday the animals will try to move into her house with her.
(d) Someday she will become a great vet.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Mrs. Zuckerman prepare Wilbur for the Fair?
2. What does Fern want when everyone is preparing to take Wilbur to the judges' stand to receive a special award?
3. What reason does Charlotte give for weaving her webs for Wilbur?
4. Why does Charlotte want Templeton to come to the Fair?
5. According to Mr. Arable, the Fair is a good place to start doing what?
Short Essay Questions
1. What effect do Charlotte's webs start to have on Wilbur?
2. How has what is most important to Fern changed and how can you tell?
3. What can readers tell about Charlotte's position in the barn from the meeting the animals have?
4. Why does Charlotte think that the word Templeton brings back for her last web is particularly appropriate for Wilbur?
5. What lesson does the old sheep teach at the end of Chapter 12?
6. How does Mrs. Arable feel about Fern's stories about the animals and what they talk about?
7. How does Dr. Dorian feel about the possibility that animals can talk?
8. How is the experience of going to the Fair different for the children and for the adults?
9. How does Charlotte feel after finding out that Wilbur is to receive a special prize?
10. How is Fern's attitude toward the animals beginning to change during the time she spends at the Fair?
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