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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is attacking the animals of the forest?
2. What does the Wizard do when the travelers announce their victory?
3. What do these creatures do to the travelers?
4. Fill in the blank: "There are worse things in the world than being a _______."
5. Who does Dorothy run up to at the end?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
When Dorothy has to run after Toto, she misses the balloon that's going back home. If you were in her position, would you have left Toto in Oz or would you have done what she did? Why or why not? Do you think Dorothy made the right decision? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
The conscience of the Tin Woodman prevents him from killing a mouse and thus grants the travelers a great ally. What are two of the ways that mice help the travelers in the story? If the mice had not pledged to help, would Dorothy and the others have been successful in their trip?
Essay Topic 3
The Cowardly Lion is another great character. At first, do you think Dorothy should have reacted differently to him? Why or why not? Why do you think Dorothy decided to include him as well on her trip? What does the Lion have to offer? What does the Lion do during the story to help? Give three examples of how the Cowardly Lion helps during the trip to Oz.
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