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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "Sister Alionushka, Brother Ivanushka," the brother turns into _____________.
2. Falsehood accuses the boy at the hotel of ___________.
3. How does Truth look in "Truth and Falsehood"?
4. Where does the man go to find his wife in "The Spirit Wife"?
5. At the end of "Bridget and the Lurikeen," how is Bridget tricked?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the differences in the portrayal of the devil in "The Devil with the Three Golden Hairs" and one other fable that Yolen includes in her collection. Why are these differences significant?
Essay Topic 2
How does the setting affect the plot of a folktale? Choose one folktale and discuss its setting and how the setting relates to the plot.
Essay Topic 3
Define the conflict of good versus evil in the story "Wicked John and the Devil." Contrast this story with one other folktale of your choice.
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