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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How often does Winnie go into the woods?
2. How many nights does Winnie say she has spent away from home?
3. The village doesn't matter except for what two things?
4. What does Winnie learn would be her fate if she drank from the spring?
5. What color is the Tuck house?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the stranger act when he goes to the Foster house?
2. What could Mae mean when she says that she, her husband and her sons have looked the same for eighty-seven years?
3. Winnie indicates that she's going to do something the following day. What does she say she's going to do and why?
4. What are the conditions of the trade the stranger proposes?
5. What is the plan Jesse tells Winnie and what does she add to the plan?
6. What questions does the constable ask in an effort to get a conversation going during the trip to the Tucks' house?
7. What does Tuck mean when he says that Winnie is a "real, honest-to-goodness, natural child?"
8. What is it that Jesse says makes him different from the rest of his family?
9. How and why does Winnie's attitude about the Tucks suddenly change?
10. What is the likely significance of the fact that all the lights are on in the Foster house when the stranger arrives?
Essay Topic 1
Winnie faces a dilemma when the stranger has been injured regarding what she should wish for. What is this dilemma and what does Winnie come to realize about the situation?
Essay Topic 2
What is the significance of the toad? Describe three scenes in which Winnie sees a toad and the significance of each scene. What might the toad represent?
Essay Topic 3
Describe three scenes in which there are extensive details of people, places, weather or events. Are these details necessary? Why or why not?
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