Of Mice and Magic: A History of American Animated Cartoons Test | Final Test - Easy

Leonard Maltin
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 93 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Of Mice and Magic: A History of American Animated Cartoons Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who owned the rights to the three-color process?
(a) Warner Bros.
(b) Fleischer.
(c) Disney.
(d) Mintz.

2. To whom did Mintz owe an overwhelming debt?
(a) Columbia.
(b) MGM.
(c) Paramount.
(d) Disney.

3. Who were many Warner Brothers animators told to copy?
(a) Fleischer.
(b) Lantz.
(c) Mintz.
(d) Disney.

4. Which of the following was single handedly animated by Iwerks?
(a) Fox Trot.
(b) Skeleton Dance.
(c) Disney Dance.
(d) La Bamba.

5. Which of the following did Iwerks most seem to lack?
(a) Imagination.
(b) Writing skills.
(c) Speech skills.
(d) Drawing skills.

6. What was the name of the man heading Iwerks' animation department?
(a) Natwick.
(b) Nathaniel.
(c) Norwich.
(d) Nantucket.

7. What did Iwerks do best?
(a) Storylines.
(b) Character personality.
(c) Animation.
(d) Money managing.

8. What changed about Porky Pig over time?
(a) His friends.
(b) His plots.
(c) His voice.
(d) His appearance.

9. Who did Mintz hire two animators from?
(a) Terry.
(b) Fleischer.
(c) Warner Bros.
(d) Disney.

10. When was the Aesop's Fable series dropped?
(a) 1921.
(b) 1927.
(c) 1934.
(d) 1930.

11. According to the author, in what area did Iwerks struggle?
(a) Animation.
(b) Character personality.
(c) Storylines.
(d) Money managing.

12. What was Iwerks' record for drawings completed in a day?
(a) 700.
(b) 200.
(c) 400.
(d) 1,000.

13. How old was Mintz when he died?
(a) 44.
(b) 36.
(c) 57.
(d) 51.

14. When was Iwerks offered his own studio?
(a) 1935.
(b) 1945.
(c) 1930.
(d) 1940.

15. What animated character was Terry's biggest star?
(a) Oswald.
(b) Mighty Mouse.
(c) Chilly Willy.
(d) Betty Boop.

Short Answer Questions

1. In what year did Lantz get a job as a cameraman?

2. Who immediately became the lead star of Warner Brothers animations?

3. When was the court injunction against Van Beuren obtained?

4. Who did Iwerks sell his first series to?

5. Who is known for creating the most successful characters?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 251 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy the Of Mice and Magic: A History of American Animated Cartoons Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Of Mice and Magic: A History of American Animated Cartoons from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.