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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book the First: Chapters 11-15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Despereaux begin by reciting?
(a) Once upon a time....
(b) There once was a mouse named Despereaux....
(c) While the cat is away.......
(d) If I were a rich mouse.................
2. What does Despereaux decide he must do?
(c) Be brave.
3. What incredible thing happens when the Princess smiles at Despereaux?
(a) He hears music.
(b) He forgets he is a mouse.
(c) He discovers his destiny.
(d) He falls in love.
4. How does Despereaux describe the sound he hears?
5. What does the beating of the drum tell the Mouse Council members?
(a) That a mouse has been discovered.
(b) That a meeting is being called.
(c) That a crime has been committed.
(d) That an important decision must be made.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Despereaux's father's name?
2. Where does Gregory put Despereaux?
3. What does Despereaux's mother put on in honor of her youngest mouse being taken to the dungeon?
4. How long has Gregory been in the dungeon?
5. What is the first thing Despereax notices about the dungeon?
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