"Zoo" By Edward Hoch

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"Zoo", (story written by Edward Hoch)

  
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  • 1. 
    What does interplanetary mean?
    • A. 

      Between the worlds

    • B. 

      Beyond the universe

    • C. 

      Inside the planet

    • D. 

      Within the galaxy


  • 2. 
    How do you know that the creatures from Kaan enjoyed the zoo?
    • A. 

      The creatures were eager to scurry home.

    • B. 

      The creatures ran up the walls of the cage.

    • C. 

      The creatures stayed to listen to the professor.

    • D. 

      The creatures said it was well worth the money


  • 3. 
    Why are the people on Earth interested in the horse-spider creatures?
    • A. 

      Their appearance is unlike that of any creatures on Earth.

    • B. 

      They are typical of Martian creatures from other zoo exhibits.

    • C. 

      Their language has a higher pitch than any language on Earth.

    • D. 

      They come to Chicago only once each year.


  • 4. 
    What purpose do the bars on the cages serve?D. 
    • A. 

      To prevent the creatures from escaping

    • B. 

      To make everyone feel safe from each other

    • C. 

      To protect the horse-spiders from the humans

    • D. 

      To ensure that Professor Hugo feels safe from the horse-spiders


  • 5. 
    According to the story, why do the inhabitants of Earth and Kaan say that this has been the “very best Zoo’’?
    • A. 

      Both groups felt safe because of the protective bars.

    • B. 

      Both groups felt the zoo was worth the money spent.

    • C. 

      Both groups considered each other frightening creatures behind bars.

    • D. 

      Both groups considered each other the strangest creatures they had ever seen.


  • 6. 
    Literary element that finds similarities.
    • A. 

      Character

    • B. 

      Contrast

    • C. 

      Compare

    • D. 

      Setting


  • 7. 
    Literary element that finds differences.
    • A. 

      Contrasting

    • B. 

      Comparing

    • C. 

      Main character


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