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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is sad about their situation in this chapter?
2. What does Glinda tell the monkeys to do with the Scarecrow?
3. Who saves the person in #139 from the answer to #140?
4. Where is the Wizard revealed to be?
5. Who was the Wizard afraid of?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
If the Wizard never lets anyone see him, how do the people in the Land of Oz know he's real? What are some of the ways that the Wizard controls the perceptions of the people? Why do you think these tricks work so well?
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
The witch longs for the silver shoes of Dorothy, going to great lengths to take them from her. Why do you think she doesn't try harder to get them? Why does the witch want them in the first place? Why can't a witch travel to new places on her own with magic? What do you think the silver shoes represent to the witch?
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