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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 18.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What animals or creatures can be found near the doorstep?
(a) Snakes, spiders and crows.
(b) Thrushes and giant snails.
(c) Snails and scorpions.
(d) Thrushes and ravens.
2. How does the Elvenking react to the sight of the Arkenstone?
(a) He is amazed by its beauty and questions Bilbo's right to give it to him.
(b) He is consumed by lust for the gem and is willing to renounce the rest of the treasure if he can have the Arkenstone.
(c) He rejects Bilbo's offer as treacherous and ignoble, preferring instead to fight fairly for a share of the treasure.
(d) He is unimpressed by it.
3. What question of Balin's enraged the Elvenking?
(a) Balin asks what has happened to Thorin.
(b) Balin asks if the elves know anything about Smaug's treasure.
(c) Balin asks if the spiders are the elves' pets.
(d) Balin asks the Elvenking for food and drink before being set free.
4. Whose hood and cloak does Bilbo borrow?
5. Why is the magic ring unable to protect the wearer from the wargs?
(a) Wargs have especially keen hearing.
(b) Wargs can still see the wearer's shadow, even by moonlight.
(c) Wargs can find the wearer by their sense of smell.
(d) Wargs are magical, and the ring does not work on them.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Bilbo manage to steal from Smaug in Chapter 12?
2. What does Thorin take as armor and weapons from the hoard of Smaug's treasure?
3. What type of bird is named in the moon-letters on the map?
4. What is Gandalf's last piece of advice before he leaves the dwarves and Bilbo?
5. What is the other name for Rivendell?
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