Country Mouse, City Mouse Test

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Country Mouse, City Mouse Test - Quiz

Standards Covered in this Assessment:
3.1. 4 Determine the meanings of words using knowledge of synonyms
3.2. 3 Answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
3.3. 3 Determine what characters are like by what they say or do and by how the author or illustrator portrays them.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Write down one piece of evidence from the story to back up your answer for Question 14. 

  • 2. 

    What is a synonym for the word "country?" (3.1.4)

    • A.

      Urban

    • B.

      Suburb

    • C.

      Rural

    Correct Answer
    C. Rural
    Explanation
    A synonym for the word "country" is "rural".

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  • 3. 

    What is a synonym for the word "city?" (3.1.4)

    • A.

      Urban

    • B.

      Suburb

    • C.

      Rural

    Correct Answer
    A. Urban
    Explanation
    Urban is a synonym for the word "city" because it refers to an area that is densely populated and characterized by the presence of buildings, infrastructure, and a high level of economic and social activity. A city is typically considered to be an urban area, making urban an appropriate synonym for city.

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  • 4. 

    What is a synonym for the word "sipped?" (3.1.4)

    • A.

      Blow

    • B.

      Drink

    • C.

      Swim

    • D.

      Run

    Correct Answer
    B. Drink
    Explanation
    A synonym for the word "sipped" is "drink". Sipping is a way of consuming a liquid by taking small, gentle sips. Therefore, the word "drink" accurately represents the action of sipping.

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  • 5. 

    What is a synonym for the word "snuggled?" (3.1.4)

    • A.

      Soft

    • B.

      Fight

    • C.

      Cuddle

    • D.

      Push

    Correct Answer
    C. Cuddle
    Explanation
    The word "snuggled" means to cuddle or hold closely in a warm and affectionate way. Therefore, the synonym for "snuggled" is "cuddle."

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  • 6. 

    What is a synonym for the word "insist?" (3.1.4)

    • A.

      Demand

    • B.

      Sit

    • C.

      Silent

    • D.

      Inside

    Correct Answer
    A. Demand
    Explanation
    The word "insist" means to demand or assert something firmly. Therefore, the synonym for "insist" would be "demand."

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  • 7. 

    Where did Country Mouse live? (3.2.3)

    • A.

      A house

    • B.

      A hotel

    • C.

      An apartment

    • D.

      A barn

    Correct Answer
    D. A barn
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a barn. This is because country mice are typically depicted as living in rural areas, and a barn is a common dwelling for animals in the countryside.

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  • 8. 

    What gift did Country Mouse take with him to give to City Mouse? (3.2.3)

    • A.

      Corn

    • B.

      A pine cone

    • C.

      A horse's tail

    • D.

      A banana

    Correct Answer
    B. A pine cone
    Explanation
    The correct answer is a pine cone. In the story, the Country Mouse visits the City Mouse and brings a pine cone as a gift. This shows that the Country Mouse brought something natural and simple from his rural environment to give to the City Mouse.

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  • 9. 

    Why did Country Mouse go visit City Mouse? (3.2.3)

    • A.

      City Mouse was having a party.

    • B.

      He missed City Mouse and wanted to surprise him.

    • C.

      City Mouse was moving to a new house and needed help.

    • D.

      City Mouse needed food from the farm.

    Correct Answer
    A. City Mouse was having a party.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "City Mouse was having a party." This can be inferred from the information given in the question, where it is mentioned that Country Mouse went to visit City Mouse. The reason for the visit is not explicitly stated, but out of the given options, the most plausible reason for a visit would be to attend a party.

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  • 10. 

    What was one thing that Country Mouse thought was strange about city mice? (3.2.3)

    • A.

      That they don't like cheese.

    • B.

      They wear silly hats.

    • C.

      They don't like mud unless it is in a jar.

    • D.

      They live in funny houses.

    Correct Answer
    C. They don't like mud unless it is in a jar.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "They don't like mud unless it is in a jar." This suggests that the Country Mouse found it strange that city mice only liked mud if it was contained in a jar. This implies that city mice have a different perspective or preference when it comes to mud, which contrasts with the Country Mouse's own understanding or experience.

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  • 11. 

    What did Country Mouse say that he had in common with City Mouse? (3.2.3)

    • A.

      They both love cheese.

    • B.

      They both have good manners.

    • C.

      They both live in a busy neighborhood.

    • D.

      They both have fancy gifts.

    Correct Answer
    B. They both have good manners.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "They both have good manners." This can be inferred from the fact that the Country Mouse and the City Mouse are both portrayed as polite and well-behaved individuals.

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  • 12. 

    How do you think Country Mouse felt about his gift when he saw the other gifts? (3.3.3)

    • A.

      He thought he should have given City Mouse a different gift.

    • B.

      He thought it was the worst gift ever and was very sad.

    • C.

      He thought it was more popular than the other gifts.

    • D.

      He thought it wasn't as fancy as the other gifts, but it was enough.

    Correct Answer
    D. He thought it wasn't as fancy as the other gifts, but it was enough.
    Explanation
    The correct answer suggests that Country Mouse felt that his gift was not as fancy as the other gifts, but he still believed it was sufficient. This implies that Country Mouse may have felt a bit insecure or inferior compared to the other gifts, but he also recognized the value and adequacy of his own gift.

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  • 13. 

    Why do you think Country Mouse cleaned his whiskers at a pond he found in a park? (3.3.3)

    • A.

      He was hot and needed to cool off.

    • B.

      He wanted to impress City Mouse and look his best.

    • C.

      He needed to get the smell from a banana off of him.

    • D.

      He had some cheese stuck to his whiskers.

    Correct Answer
    B. He wanted to impress City Mouse and look his best.
    Explanation
    The correct answer suggests that Country Mouse cleaned his whiskers at the pond in order to impress City Mouse and look his best. This implies that Country Mouse cares about his appearance and wants to make a good impression on City Mouse.

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  • 14. 

    How do you think the woman in the city felt about Country Mouse? (3.3.3)

    • A.

      She wanted to keep him as a pet.

    • B.

      She thought that he looked silly with his little hat.

    • C.

      She was sad that he was all by himself.

    • D.

      She was afraid of him.

    Correct Answer
    D. She was afraid of him.
    Explanation
    The correct answer suggests that the woman in the city felt afraid of Country Mouse. This can be inferred from the given options, as none of the other options indicate fear or concern for Country Mouse.

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  • 15. 

    How would you describe Country Mouse based on the story? (3.3.3)

    • A.

      He liked expensive things.

    • B.

      He was brave.

    • C.

      He was lonely.

    • D.

      He was rude.

    Correct Answer
    B. He was brave.
    Explanation
    Based on the given options, the correct answer is "He was brave." This can be inferred from the story as the Country Mouse ventures out of his comfort zone in the countryside to visit the City Mouse, showing bravery in facing new and unfamiliar experiences.

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