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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How long does it take Gulliver to learn the language of the Lilliputians?
(a) They learn his language. He does not learn theirs.
(b) about 3 weeks
(c) about 3 years
(d) about 3 months
2. Gulliver describes the dwarf shaking what from a tree and hitting Gulliver?
3. Gulliver notes that hundreds of what sort of animal are kept by the royal family?
4. What item of Gulliver's do the Lilliputians think is an oracle?
(a) his pocketknife
(b) his sword
(c) his watch
(d) his handkerchief
5. Gulliver helps the emperor's guards to search what?
(a) Gulliver's pockets
(b) the house of a suspected criminal
(c) the countryside for a missing child
(d) the shore line, where Gulliver originally washed up
6. What is the name of Gulliver's nurse?
7. Which item did the Lilliputian guards find, when they searched Gulliver?
(b) a telescope
(c) a razor
(d) a portrait of Gulliver's wife
8. Why does the farmer decide to make Gulliver work hard after Gulliver gets ill?
(a) The farmer hopes that working will make Gulliver feel better.
(b) The farmer wants to make more money before Gulliver dies.
(c) The farmer wants Gulliver to make people in the city sick, so that those in the farm lands can take over.
(d) The farmer hopes that someone else will offer to buy Gulliver and be able to cure him.
9. What does Gulliver set sail with?
(a) little girls
(b) little plants
(c) little boys
(d) little animals
10. The main city is how many miles long?
11. Where does the farmer's wife let Gulliver sleep?
(a) in her bedroom
(b) in a box on the table
(c) outside in the dog house
(d) in the barn in a haystack
12. Another provision states that Gulliver cannot come within the city limits without how much warning?
(a) two hours
(b) eight hours
(c) twenty-four hours
(d) forty-eight hours
13. After Gulliver's schooling was complete and his first voyage was over, where did he marry and settle down?
14. Gulliver estimated that about how many people lived in the inner city?
15. Gulliver says that what happened during a man's execution?
(a) The man's head was cut off.
(b) The man was shot.
(c) The man was hung.
(d) The man was drowned.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the two factions in Lilliput called?
2. Which of the following punishments do the people settle on for Gulliver?
3. What convinces the farmer that Gulliver is a small human?
4. Where do many people come to see Gulliver, once the farmer takes him to town?
5. How long has Gulliver been on Blefuscu, when he sees something wash up on shore?
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