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  • 1. 
    Who was the narrator of the story?
    • A. 

      Nannin, or Cendrillon's god mother

    • B. 

      Cendrillon

    • C. 

      Paul

    • D. 

      Madame and Vitaline

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Madame and Vitaline felt              after they found out that Cendrillon was the mysterious guest at the ball.
    • A. 

      Jealous

    • B. 

      Happy

    • C. 

      Excited

  • 4. 
    How did the story's narrator get a magic wand?
    • A. 

      A) Cendrillon gave it to her.

    • B. 

      B) Madame Prosperine gave it to her.

    • C. 

      C) Her mother gave it to her.

    • D. 

      D) Her stepmother gave it to her.

  • 5. 
    Which event from the story could not happen in real life?
    • A. 

      A) A woman eats nine servings of sherbert.

    • B. 

      B) A woman cleans the laundry.

    • C. 

      C) A woman has a magic wand.

    • D. 

      D) A woman helps her friend get ready for a ball.

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      A) She is still sleepy.

    • B. 

      B) She is being lazy.

    • C. 

      C) She has a broken heart.

    • D. 

      D) She has a cold.

  • 7. 
    Cendrillon wore elegant pink slippers to the ball. Which choice below has the same meaning as elegant?
    • A. 

      A) stylish and graceful

    • B. 

      B) easily damaged

    • C. 

      C) made by hand

    • D. 

      D) very expensive

  • 8. 
    5. Even Cendrillon's stepmother and sister did not recognize the two of us, though they peered crossly at us. What does the word crossly mean?
    • A. 

      A) in a grumpy way

    • B. 

      B) in a frightened way

    • C. 

      C) in a curious way

    • D. 

      D) in a friendly way

  • 9. 
    The stepmother said to, to, to to change the items to help Cendrillon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which of these sentences from the story show suggests that Cendrillon’s unhappy childhood does not change her personality?
    • A. 

      A. But her smile lightened my heart.

    • B. 

      B. What a grand entrance Cendrillon made!

    • C. 

      C. The work hurts my hands but not my heart

    • D. 

      D. And I saw love returned from her sweet brown eyes.

  • 11. 
    What keeps Nannin from using the wand to change her own unhappy childhood?
    • A. 

      A. She has no love in her life.

    • B. 

      B. She wants to be a washerwoman.

    • C. 

      C. She enjoys being a baby nurse.

    • D. 

      D. She forgets she has the wand.

  • 12. 
    Why does Cendrillon’s father allow the stepmother to mistreat her?
    • A. 

      A. He is a sickly, poor creature.

    • B. 

      B. He is afraid of the stepmother.

    • C. 

      C. He thinks Cendrillon is too lazy.

    • D. 

      D. He is too busy with his rich friends.

  • 13. 
    Which of these words from the story is the OPPOSITE of elegant?
    • A. 

      A. fine

    • B. 

      B. handsome

    • C. 

      C. proud

    • D. 

      D. ragged

  • 14. 
    The author compared Vitaline’s toes to
    • A. 

      A. lizards.

    • B. 

      B. pillows.

    • C. 

      C. codfish.

    • D. 

      D. sausages.