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The Rocking-Horse Winner Test | Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

Name: _____________________________ Period: ___________________________

This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. What kind of news does Mother receive when she contacts someone during the party?



2. What shows that Paul has a special power?



3. How does Paul describe the changes in his life after his mother gets the money she wants?



4. How does Mother feel after she gets her birthday money?



5. Why doesn't Oscar want Mother to have the full amount of money she wants?



Essay Topics

What are your feelings about luck after reading this story, and how did the importance placed on luck by the main characters in this book change that ideal?

The characters in this book all had their own goals and motivations. Select four characters and write their main motivation throughout the book, and how this goal affected the characters around them.

Fear is a common theme in this book that is presented a number of times by a number of characters. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the characters in the book?

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