Trivia Quiz: The Elves And The Shoemaker

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Have you ever perused the book “The Elves and the Shoemaker? ” Think you can pass a trivia quiz on same? The book, "The Elves and the Shoemaker" is a group of fairy tales collected by the Brothers Grimm. The tale is about a poor shoemaker who seeks help from three young elves, and the shoemaker only has enough leather to make one pair of shoes. One morning he woke up and found two little men working on the shoes. This quiz will provide you with a lot of solid information about the book. Just go for it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How were the shoemakers before the elves came?

    • A.

      They were so rich

    • B.

      They were so clever

    • C.

      They were so poor

    • D.

      They were so smart

    Correct Answer
    C. They were so poor
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "They were so poor." This suggests that the shoemakers were in a state of poverty before the elves arrived. The word "so" emphasizes the extent of their poverty, indicating that they were extremely poor.

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  • 2. 

    Where did the shoemaker leave the leather?

    • A.

      On the chair

    • B.

      On the table

    • C.

      On the kitchen

    • D.

      On the bed

    Correct Answer
    B. On the table
    Explanation
    The shoemaker left the leather on the table.

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  • 3. 

    What did he do before he fell asleep?

    • A.

      He washed his hands.

    • B.

      He asked God to help him.

    • C.

      He had dinner.

    • D.

      He had a fight.

    Correct Answer
    B. He asked God to help him.
    Explanation
    Before falling asleep, he asked God to help him. This suggests that he sought divine assistance or guidance for something specific or important to him.

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  • 4. 

    What did he see when he was about to sit down to work?

    • A.

      He saw the two shoes standing quite finished on his table.

    • B.

      He saw the two birds in front of his house

    • C.

      He saw the two elves making the shoes

    • D.

      He saw wild animals

    Correct Answer
    A. He saw the two shoes standing quite finished on his table.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "he saw the two shoes standing quite finished on his table." This answer is supported by the phrase "he saw the two shoes standing quite finished on his table." It indicates that when he was about to sit down to work, he noticed the presence of two shoes that were already completed and placed on his table.

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  • 5. 

    He was astounded and did not know what to make of it. What is the synonym of astounded?

    • A.

      Shocked

    • B.

      Astonished

    • C.

      Confused

    • D.

      Amazed

    Correct Answer
    A. Shocked
    Explanation
    The synonym of "astounded" is "shocked" because both words convey a sense of surprise and disbelief. When someone is astounded, they are taken aback and unable to comprehend what they are witnessing, just like when someone is shocked. Both words indicate a strong emotional reaction to something unexpected or extraordinary.

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  • 6. 

    How many major participants are in the text?

    • A.

      3

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      5

    • D.

      6

    Correct Answer
    A. 3
    Explanation
    The text mentions that there are 3 major participants.

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  • 7. 

    How much the customer pay for the shoes made by the elves?

    • A.

      Cheap

    • B.

      More than usual

    • C.

      As usual

    • D.

      Too much

    Correct Answer
    B. More than usual
    Explanation
    The customer pays more than usual for the shoes made by the elves. This suggests that the shoes made by the elves are priced higher than the average or standard price.

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  • 8. 

    What was the condition of the elves?

    • A.

      They were without eyes

    • B.

      They were without legs

    • C.

      They were without clothes

    • D.

      They were without arms

    Correct Answer
    C. They were without clothes
    Explanation
    The condition of the elves was that they were without clothes. This means that the elves were not wearing any clothing.

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  • 9. 

    When did the elves always come to the shoemaker's house?

    • A.

      In the morning

    • B.

      In the evening

    • C.

      In the midnight

    • D.

      In the afternoon

    Correct Answer
    C. In the midnight
    Explanation
    The elves always came to the shoemaker's house in the midnight. This suggests that they would arrive during the late hours of the night when everyone was asleep. This timing allowed them to secretly complete their work and leave before anyone woke up, maintaining the mystery of their presence.

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  • 10. 

    What's the end of the story?

    • A.

      Happy ending

    • B.

      Sad ending

    • C.

      Flat

    • D.

      Not so happy

    Correct Answer
    A. Happy ending
    Explanation
    The end of the story is a happy ending, implying that the events or conflicts in the story are resolved in a positive and satisfying way. This means that the characters achieve their goals, conflicts are resolved, and there is a sense of closure and contentment. The story may conclude with joy, love, success, or any other positive outcome that leaves the reader feeling uplifted and satisfied.

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