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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What prediction of Gandalf's comes true in Chapter 9?
(a) They will have to abandon their quest and return to digging coal.
(b) The dwarves have learned to trust Bilbo to save them.
(c) They will be unable to reach the Lonely Mountain by Durin's Day.
(d) They came to disaster when they left the path in Mirkwood.
2. What nearly gives Bilbo's presence away to the men steering the barrels in spite of the invisibility conferred on him by the ring?
(a) His shadow in the torchlight.
(b) His wet footprints and his sneezing.
(c) His weight presses the barrels lower in the water.
(d) He bumps into the men quite frequently.
3. What color is Thorin's hood?
(a) Sky blue.
(d) Yellow and orange.
4. What does Gloin say about Bilbo that enrages Bilbo so much that he overcomes his fears and joins the adventurers?
(a) More like a grocer than a burglar.
(b) As fierce as a dragon in a pinch.
(c) Little fellow bobbing on the mat.
(d) Our friend and fellow conspirator.
5. What was the name of Bilbo's mother?
(a) Lobelia Sackville-Baggins.
(b) Bluebell Belladonna.
(c) Rosemary Took.
(d) Belladonna Took.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following devices do the goblins not make (or have made for them)?
2. What is the weak point in Bilbo's plan of escape from the elves?
3. What is unusual or rare about Elrond's ancestry?
4. On what day does Elrond read the runes on the swords and on the map?
5. Who does Bilbo see first after escaping Gollum and the dark tunnels?
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