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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the Norse refer to as their version of fairy tales?
(a) Magic stories.
2. Religious parables gave the child a view of all of the following except for which one?
3. When faced with ambivalence, a child must learn to understand which emotion is the most:
4. The fisherman is called upon to use ______ to get out of a bad situation.
5. Fairy tales also teach that one will be rewarded if one does not attempt to avoid what?
6. A person with no experience in fairy tales may not understand the difference between which two objects?
(a) Fantasy and reality.
(b) Internal and external worlds.
(c) Good and evil.
(d) Ego and superego.
7. Children would have no need for fairy tales if their dreams were _________________.
8. Who is the first famous writer to be quoted in chapter one?
(c) Mother Goose.
9. A child may be scared in thinking that his grandmother has been replaced by what?
(a) Talking wolf.
10. It is said that fairy tales manage to give children which of the following?
(a) Sense of humanity.
(b) A skewed view of life.
(c) Inferiority complexes.
(d) Sense of belonging.
11. What famous character has been studied by psychologists and psychiatrists?
(a) Big bad wolf.
12. Historically speaking, a child's mind was formed by all but which one of the following?
(b) Fairy tales.
(c) Religious parables.
13. What is it called when a person looks for the best in everything?
14. In ancient times, stories were often fashioned from tales regarding _________________.
(a) Gods and goddesses.
(b) Talking animals.
(c) Strange creatures.
(d) Religious figures.
15. What is the first fairy tale mentioned in this section?
(a) Hansel and Gretel.
(b) Jack and the Beanstalk.
(c) Little Red Riding Hood.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the Germans call their version of fairy tales?
2. What poet is referred to regarding the previous statement?
3. What do the Germans call their version of myths?
4. The separation of good and evil is often portrayed in fairy tales through what type of character?
5. What phase of a child's development is addressed by the author?
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