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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Glinda tell the monkeys to do with the Tin Woodman?
2. Where does Dorothy tell her aunt she has been?
3. Fill in the blank: "There are worse things in the world than being a _______."
4. Who is sad about their situation in this chapter?
5. Who was the Wizard afraid of?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
The setting of the story plays a large part at the beginning of Dorothy's adventures, with everything being gray and lifeless. Why do you think Baum decided to create this sort of setting for the story? How does it help or hurt the story? Why? Describe alternative settings that may have been just as effective.
Essay Topic 3
There are different colors that make up the different lands of Oz. List all of the colors and their corresponding lands and then give a reason for each of the colors. Why do you think these colors were chosen for these particular people? Are there colors that would have suited the lands better?
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