You Can't Say You Can't Play Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Vivian Paley
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. When the flower prince discovers that Annabella can not stay and live with him what does he do?
(a) Leave with her.
(b) Run away.
(c) Kidnap her.
(d) Cry.

2. Who is Maruska?
(a) Annabella's doll.
(b) Alexandra's friend.
(c) Kareem's wife.
(d) Paley's teaching assistant.

3. Who draws a picture of Magpie and tapes it to the wall?
(a) Magpie.
(b) Alexandra.
(c) Prince Kareem.
(d) Annabella.

4. After climbing the mountain path, Annabella discovers that the tiny people live inside of what?
(a) Caves.
(b) Cacti.
(c) Sea Shells.
(d) Tree Trunks.

5. In the story Magpie told to the flower prince, what does the eagle steal?
(a) A dog.
(b) A queen.
(c) A small child.
(d) A magpie.

6. Running alongside Magpie down a mountain, following a crisis, Annabella and Magpie discover an eagle has stolen what from some tiny people?
(a) A pet.
(b) A small child.
(c) Food.
(d) Branches.

7. Who almost steps on Magpie after his birth?
(a) Sylvia.
(b) Paley.
(c) Alexandra.
(d) Beatrix.

8. Annabella leads Magpie down where in the story?
(a) A path.
(b) A stairway.
(c) A hole.
(d) A tunnel.

9. Who reinforced the loneliness of outcast students, according to Paley in Chapter 1?
(a) Administrators.
(b) Teachers.
(c) Society.
(d) Parents.

10. Besides Ben, what other child has decided Nelson should play an unflattering role during play?
(a) Alex.
(b) Charlie.
(c) Lisa.
(d) Angelo.

11. How do Annabella and Prince Kareem travel to Magpie's Kingdom home?
(a) By horse.
(b) On foot.
(c) By carriage.
(d) By wagon.

12. What surprises Prince Kareem about Magpie?
(a) Magpie can't fly.
(b) Magpie speaks.
(c) Magpie dreams.
(d) Magpie's color.

13. According to Paley in Chapter 1, some of the children believed that the point of play was to show what?
(a) Who is boss.
(b) How smart some kids are.
(c) Friendliness.
(d) Superiority.

14. Who is sitting behind a tree and thinking she is not as nice as Magpie thinks she is, as Annabella and her father arrive in Magpie's Kingdom home?
(a) Maruska.
(b) Queen Orangelina.
(c) Beatrix.
(d) Sylvia.

15. How many kids from Paley's class seemed happy about this new rule?
(a) 4.
(b) 18.
(c) 1.
(d) 21.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the name of the Kingdom from which Magpie has come?

2. The ___ flowers close up when Annabella reaches to pluck one for her father.

3. Who jumps into the hole with Annabella?

4. Beatrice has a sister named what?

5. Once night falls on the journey to Magpie's Kingdom Home, they stop for the night, and Annabella spies what as she prepares her bed?

(see the answer keys)

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