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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Shlemiel say he would rather do than hear his wife's scolding?
2. Where is the devil walking in the snow?
(a) The countryside.
(b) The riverbank.
(c) The city street.
(d) The forest.
3. What does David do before releasing the devil?
(a) Burns his tail.
(b) Brands his hide.
(c) Cure his hoof.
(d) Files down his claw.
4. Who convinces Yenta to sign the marriage contract?
(a) The Elders.
(b) Her sister.
5. What does Mrs. Shlemiel do when she hears her husband ate the Hanukkah treat?
(d) Throws something at her husband.
6. What does the baby do while Shlemiel sleeps?
(b) Pulls down the curtains.
7. What do Shlemiel and his wife eat in his dream?
(a) Cinnamon rolls.
(b) Roast beef.
(c) Pumpkin pie.
8. What does Shlemiel dream he is when he falls asleep after eating the Hanukkah treat?
(a) A prince.
(b) A jester.
(c) A rich man.
(d) A king.
9. What does Mrs. Shlemiel sell in the market?
10. What does David use to hurt the devil before releasing him?
(a) A penknife.
(b) A wooden spear.
(c) The Hanukkah candle.
(d) A crucifix.
11. How long after their wedding does Yenta have a baby?
(a) One year.
(b) Three years.
(c) Four years.
(d) Two years.
12. Why is Lemel unable to sign the marriage contract at first?
(a) He cannot read.
(b) He has no pen.
(c) He cannot write.
(d) He does not love Yenta.
13. Where does the Silly Bridegroom live?
(a) West Chelm.
(b) Northwest Chelm.
(c) Chelm Proper.
(d) East Chelm.
14. What does Lemel's signature look like?
(a) Three dashes.
(b) Three hearts.
(c) Three crosses.
(d) Three circles.
15. What gift does Yenta give Lemel?
(a) A bag of fish.
(b) A jar of jam.
(c) Fresh eggs.
(d) Some butter.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Yenta's signature look like?
2. Who was the first person to go looking for David's father?
3. What is the name of the illustrator of the picture of the devil?
4. What does Shmelkicha do when she sees why her daughters won't get out of bed?
5. What is the first gift Shlemel gives Lemel?
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