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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter XXI.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the little prince call the red-faced gentleman who is the businessman?
(a) "He is a terrible excuse for a human being!"
(b) "He is not a man--he is a mushroom!"
(c) "He clearly has high blood pressure and should soon explode!"
(d) "He should be ashamed of himself!"
2. Where does the little prince find the fox?
(a) In his own imagination.
(b) Under the apple tree.
(c) Chasing some chickens.
(d) Eating roses.
3. What is on the lamplighter's planet?
(a) A businessman and his dog who lights lamps.
(b) A lion and his pride and a lamplighter.
(c) A street lamp and a lamp lighter.
(d) A snake who provides light.
4. Of all the people the little prince meets on the asteroids, he only likes one. Which one does he think he could be friends with?
(a) The businessman.
(b) None of them. He hates them all.
(c) The king.
(d) The lamplighter.
5. On the lamplighter's planet, how many strides does it take to circle the planet?
(a) One long stride and one short stride.
(b) Forty four strides.
(c) None. It is a one-dimensional flat planet.
(d) Three strides.
Short Answer Questions
1. The little prince wants the fox to play with him. What does the fox say?
2. What does Antoine de Saint-Exupery call The Land of Tears"?
3. What is unique about the fifth planet, the lamplighter's planet?
4. On the fifth day that the pilot and the little prince are together, the secret of the little prince's life is revealed. What is that secret?
5. Why is the fox so interested in the little prince's planet?
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