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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which two philosophers are referred to in "Fairy Tale Versus Myth?"
(a) Kierkegaard and Sartre.
(b) Socrates and Aristotle
(c) Aristotle and Plato.
(d) Homer and Plato.

2. What is it called when a person looks for the best in everything?
(a) Optimism.
(b) Socialism.
(c) Pessimism.
(d) Realism.

3. What do the Germans call their version of myths?
(a) Murchen.
(b) Fables.
(c) Parables.
(d) Sage.

4. What is the first story referred to by the Brothers Grimm?
(a) Queen Bee.
(b) Jack and the Beanstalk.
(c) Hansel and Gretel.
(d) Fisherman and the Jinny.

5. Fairy tales may help a child to learn about dealing with what kind of treatment?
(a) Poor.
(b) Medical.
(c) Excessive.
(d) Preferential.

6. What might be used to express inner conflict?
(a) Calamity.
(b) Prisoner.
(c) Hero.
(d) Monster.

7. It was predicted that Oedipus would kill who?
(a) Child.
(b) King.
(c) Queen.
(d) Brother.

8. What phase of a child's development is addressed by the author?
(a) Oedipal.
(b) Adolescence.
(c) Puberty.
(d) Teething.

9. An adult may take a childhood fairy tale and turn it into what?
(a) Dream.
(b) Nightmare.
(c) Fantasy.
(d) Fear.

10. What is not offered to the fisherman?
(a) Gold.
(b) A new boat.
(c) Three wishes.
(d) Safe way home.

11. In the example, where does the child live?
(a) Cottage.
(b) Castle.
(c) Forest.
(d) Tower.

12. What famous doctor is well known for his studies on that particular character?
(a) Spock.
(b) Sartre.
(c) Jung.
(d) Freud.

13. In ancient times, stories were often fashioned from tales regarding _________________.
(a) Talking animals.
(b) Religious figures.
(c) Strange creatures.
(d) Gods and goddesses.

14. Children would have no need for fairy tales if their dreams were _________________.
(a) Complex.
(b) Simple.
(c) Realistic.
(d) Understood.

15. Who is the first famous writer to be quoted in chapter one?
(a) Mother Goose.
(b) Dickens.
(c) Andersen.
(d) Grimm.

Short Answer Questions

1. Fairy tales tend to start out in what way?

2. What do the Norse refer to as their version of fairy tales?

3. These stories will often force the child to face what kind of crises?

4. During this phase, a child often tends to feel what?

5. Disregarding a personality can be equivalent to discarding what?

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