King Midas

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King Midas
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1.  Who is sleeping in the king's garden?
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2.  Why does Midas want everything he touches to turn to gold?
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4.  Which is the main purpose of this myth?
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5.  Why does Dionysus grant Midas a wish?
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6.  What is the setting at the beginning of this myth?
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7.  Why did Silenus make the bargain with King Midas?
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8.  Which incident leads Midas to regret his wish?
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9.  Based on the description of Midas in the story's beginning, readers can reasonably conclude that he
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10.  Irony is present in the story because
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12.  The irony Kind Midas faces is that
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13.  Which sentence best states the irony in the story  of King Midas?
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14.  What will Midas probably do after the story ends?
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15.  "Midas had a loving wife and a daughter he adored, but he was still discontented.  He wanted to be the most powerful king in the world; he wanted everyone to envy him."pg. 560What is the meaning of the word discontented as it is used in the above passage?
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16.  Midas receives the golden touch
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17.  Why does King Midas want the ability to turn things to gold?
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18.  Which of the following best shows the irony of Midas's wish?
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19.  King Midas said, "'I shall send word to your master at once.'  Silenus began to look worried, for his mater was the god Dionysus, who was not only powerful but also quick tempered." pg. 561Why does Silenus begin to worry?
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20.  What characteristic describes Midas at the end of the story?
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