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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What happens that Saskia hoped would not in Chapter 29?
(a) She becomes pregnant again.
(b) Dagmar resigns.
(c) The miller dies.
(d) The tailor shows up for her firstborn.
2. How does the tailor react to the news of Saskia's pregnancy?
(a) He is jealous.
(b) He is scared.
(c) He is pleased.
(d) He is angry.
3. What does the tailor ask Elke to do for him in Chapter 17?
(a) Make him supper.
(b) Sneak him into Saskia's room.
(c) Find him a way to meet with the king.
(d) Steal the spinning wheel.
4. What does the king do after seeing Saskia's work in Chapter 18?
(a) He has a feast.
(b) He has Saskia walk alongside him in a parade.
(c) He calls her a witch.
(d) He moves her to a bigger room with more straw.
5. What does the entire village want Saskia to do for them in Chapter 22?
(a) Sing in the semi-annual play.
(b) Introduce them to the king.
(c) Tell them about the king.
(d) Spin straw into gold.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is so unique about Saskia's yarn?
2. What does the tailor ask Saskia for in Chapter 20?
3. Why does Saskia discuss certain things with the miller in Chapter 31?
4. What does Saskia decide after meeting with some trouble in Chapter 22?
5. What does Saskia do on the first night in Chapter 30?
Short Essay Questions
1. What has brought Saskia and Dagmar closer together in Chapter 14?
2. What happens on the first night in Chapter 30?
3. Why does Saskia run away from home in Chapter 22?
4. What does the tailor do in anticipation of the arrival of his grandchild in Chapter 26?
5. What does Elke tell Saskia about the tailor in Chapter 31?
6. Why does the king ask Saskia to marry him in Chapter 21? How does she reply to his proposal?
7. What does the tailor ask Saskia for in Chapter 20?
8. What does the tailor do to Saskia in Chapter 33?
9. Why does Saskia use vinegar to wash herself in Chapter 23?
10. What does the tailor do when Elke tells him about Saskia's situation in Chapter 17?
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