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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The people of this land are afraid of what?
2. What does Glinda tell the monkeys to do with the Tin Woodman?
3. Who is having a meeting in the forest?
4. What tries to grab this person in #139?
5. Who kills the feared creature from #153?
Essay Topic 1
The Tin Woodman is one of the most fascinating creatures in the story with his history. However, do you think a tin man is a good person to have along on a trip to see the Wizard? Why do you think Dorothy decided to include the Tin Woodman? What does the Tin Woodman have to offer? What does the Tin Woodman do during the course of the story to help? Give three examples of ways the Tin Woodman helps the story and the journey.
Essay Topic 2
The Scarecrow doesn't seem to offer a lot of help to the journey at first, as he tells Dorothy that he wants brains. So, why do you think Dorothy decided to bring the Scarecrow along? What does Dorothy think the Scarecrow has to offer? What does the Scarecrow reveal as the story progresses? How does he help? Give three examples of ways he helps the journey.
Essay Topic 3
When the animals ask the Lion to kill the spider, it seems this is the ultimate test of his 'new' courage. Why do you think the Lion succeed in his task? Would he have been able to complete the task before receiving the green potion? Why or why not?
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