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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When does Peter Pan say a fairy dies?
2. Who is Captain Hook's first mate?
3. What do the boys decide they must do to protect Wendy?
4. Why does Mrs. Darling want Nana to stay with the children?
5. Who is the leader of the pirates?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened to Captain Hook's hand? What long-term problem has that created for the Captain?
2. What does Peter Pan reveal about his reason for visiting Wendy so often? What does he say is his favorite story? What does this choice say about Peter Pan?
3. Why does Captain Hook want to capture Peter Pan? Why does he want to capture the Lost Boys?
4. Describe Nana's role in the children's bedtime rituals.
5. What topics do the Lost Boys debate while awaiting the return of Peter Pan? Which do you feel is the most significant of the topics being discussed?
6. What is John's reaction when Peter Pan and the Lost Boys are building a house around Wendy? What prompts this reaction? How does it compare to Peter Pan's attitude?
7. What is Wendy's reaction when the Lost Boys beg her to be their mother?
8. Why do the boys mistake Wendy for a bird? Why does someone insist that they have heard of a "Wendy bird?"
9. What is Tinkerbell's immediate reaction to Wendy? Why does Tinkerbell feel this way? What does she do to keep Peter Pan and Wendy apart?
10. Describe at least three things Mrs. Darling does in an effort to keep the children safe.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does Peter Pan go to Neverland? Why does he want to remain there? What does this say about his character?
Essay Topic 2
Compare Wendy's commitment to "play house" with the Lost Boys to Peter Pan's commitment. What separates the two? What is Wendy's reaction to her understanding of Peter Pan's level of commitment? Compare that to Peter Pan's reaction to the situation.
Essay Topic 3
What is Marooner's Rock? What happens to Peter Pan and Wendy there?
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