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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. According to this section of the text, some cultures have done what to fairy tales?
(a) Restructured them.
(b) Outlawed them.
(c) Changed the morals involved.
(d) Simplified them.
2. How many ways are there in which this situation might be resolved?
3. What activity causes the Queen to die?
(b) Mixing poison.
(c) Horseback riding.
4. Others believe that telling and supporting fairy tales may encourage a child to do what?
(a) Commit harm.
(d) Become unfocused.
5. This child may also be the one who does what?
(a) Saves the day.
(b) Wreaks havoc.
(c) Gets into the most trouble.
(d) Gets captured.
Short Answer Questions
1. Contrary to popular belief, the complex has little if anything to do with which of the following?
2. Name one fairy tale in which this number is present.
3. What psychological complex is referred to in this section?
4. Many people believe that the reference is purely _________________.
5. The parents in the story suffer from what problem?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do the children gain from their ordeal with the witch?
2. What is the underlying moral of the story?
3. Explain the opinions of psychoanalysts in regards to fairy tales and violence.
4. What examples are given by Bettelheim in regards to oral fixation and the two stories?
5. What did the birds know about the situation that the children did not?
6. Why is the mother seen as the villain in the story even though both parents have agreed on a solution?
7. Which parts of the mind are addressed? Who studied this concept?
8. Describe the realistic beginning of "Hansel and Gretel."
9. The number three may represent what family relationships?
10. What is the moral involved with the children eating the gingerbread house?
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