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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 causes the Wicked Queen's downfall at the end of the story?
2. According to this section of the text, some cultures have done what to fairy tales?
(a) Simplified them.
(b) Restructured them.
(c) Changed the morals involved.
(d) Outlawed them.
3. In Little Red Riding Hood, what is the most significant change from the older version to the new version?
(a) Items in basket.
(c) The woodsman.
(d) Red's grandmother.
4. In one version, what happens to Red and the grandmother?
(a) They escape.
(b) Fight off the wolf.
(c) Call for help.
5. One character exhibits which of the following?
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the original name of Little Red Riding Hood?
2. Supporters of fairy tales also state that ____ in fairy tales help children express a side of their personality that may not otherwise be explored.
3. What type of shelter presented itself to the characters?
4. In traditional roles, the father acts as which of the following?
5. In the story, what is the underlying issue between Jack and his father?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is the mother seen as the villain in the story even though both parents have agreed on a solution?
2. What is ironic about outlawing fairy tales and the attitudes of the Victorian age?
3. The number three may represent what family relationships?
4. Explain the opinions of psychoanalysts in regards to fairy tales and violence.
5. What is the name and crux of the original tale regarding Jack and the Beanstalk?
6. What is the main difference in Perrault's version?
7. What did the birds know about the situation that the children did not?
8. What is the opinion of the fantasies as they regard truth?
9. What is the basis of each version of Little Red Riding Hood? What is the main difference?
10. What is different about the existence of the targeted parent in the boy's story?
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