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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What stops the children in Grandmother's tale from playing their game?
(a) A thunderclap.
(b) A roar outside.
(c) A crash from the kitchen.
(d) A knock on the door.
2. How many sons does the father in "Grandmother's Tale" have?
3. Why does the orphan girl come to live with Atzel?
(a) She is traveling through town.
(b) She is his cousin.
(c) She is hired as a housekeeper.
(d) Her parents died.
4. How does the strange man in "Grandmother's Tale" entertain the children in the house?
(a) He played dreidel with them.
(b) He told them stories.
(c) He drew a picture for them.
(d) He played jacks with them.
5. What is the first question the doctor asks the older man when he starts to cure Atzel?
(a) Why don't you hire a new son?
(b) Why do you keep a dead boy in your house?
(c) Where is the family graveyard?
(d) How did your poor son die?
6. Why do the leaders in Chelm not want the people to do one of the things they highly enjoy?
(a) They will not agree with their plan.
(b) They will see the snow.
(c) They will get cold.
(d) It will trample the snow.
7. What is the hat made of that belonged to the strange man in Grandmother's tale?
8. What is the first thing Atzel asks for when he wakes up in the paradise room?
(a) A book.
(c) A fire.
9. What color is the orphan girl's hair?
10. What color are Atzel's eyes?
11. What vanishes with the strange man?
(a) The squirrels.
(b) The children.
(c) The house.
(d) The dreidel and coins.
12. How many men are called to carry the messenger?
13. How does the strange man in "Grandmother's Tale" say he got lost?
(a) He lost his map.
(b) He followed a large deer off his trail.
(c) He took the wrong fork in the road.
(d) He lost his way in the storm.
14. What was done with the barrel that supposedly held the moon?
(a) It was nailed shut.
(b) It was smashed.
(c) It was locked away.
(d) It was emptied.
15. What is the name of the doctor who says he can cure Atzel?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Gronam think the snow is?
2. What kind of food does Atzel think people in paradise eat?
3. What does Atzel notice about the food in paradise?
4. Who were the leaders in Chelm?
5. Who told Atzel about paradise?
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