Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Section 1
1. What does White choose as his first wish?
2. Why does Mr. White choose what he does for his first wish?
3. What happens when Mr. White makes his first wish?
4. How are wishes to be made with the paw?
5. What does Morris's tale of the monkey paw remind White of?
6. What does the family do after the first wish is made?
7. What does White's son think will come with the wish when it is...
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