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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 13.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the first hint of the dragon's presence that Bilbo notices as he descends the tunnel?
(a) The rumbling sound of Smaug's breathing or snoring.
(b) The air about him grows hotter.
(c) Wisps of smoke.
(d) A reddish glow.
2. In Chapter 12, who volunteers to come some of the way down the tunnel with Bilbo?
3. What first alerts the Lord of the Eagles to the events in the wood?
(a) A magical message from Gandalf.
(b) The howling of the wolves.
(c) The line of goblin soldiers marching towards the forest.
(d) The flames in the forest.
4. What type of birds inhabit the area of the mountain and valleys closest to the Front Gate?
(d) None - the dragon has eaten them all.
5. What animals does Bilbo sense as he wanders through the dark tunnels in Chapter 5?
(c) None - the goblins have eaten everything alive.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Bilbo find to eat as they walk through the woods in Chapter 6?
2. What does Bilbo find on the floor in Chapter 5?
3. How does Beorn find out that Gandalf's story is true?
4. Who is the first to see the lights from the elves' feast?
5. Why are the dwarves glad to be captured by the elves (at first)?
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