The Horned Toad Prince Story By Jackie Mims Hopkins! Trivia Quiz

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The Horned Toad Prince Story By Jackie Mims Hopkins! Trivia Quiz

Have you read The Horned Toad Prince Story By Jackie Mims Hopkins? It is a perfect children story that also captivates grown up, and its primary teaching is that we should always keep our promises. Do take up this quiz and get to see just how well you remember the book and its lessons. All the best and feel free to re-read the story.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does the underlined word mean? Tehe cattle grazed on the prairie.  
    • A. 

      Desert

    • B. 

      Plain

    • C. 

      Ledge

    • D. 

      Coast

  • 2. 
    What does the underlined word mean? Cowboys lassoed the horses.
    • A. 

      Fed with buckets

    • B. 

      Herded with dogs

    • C. 

      Caught with ropes

    • D. 

      Protected with fences

  • 3. 
     What does the underlined word mean? The dry riverbed was covered with rocks.
    • A. 

      Side of a cliff

    • B. 

      Top of a mountain

    • C. 

      Trail through a forest

    • D. 

      Channel for water

  • 4. 
    What does the underlined word mean? Please do this favor for me.
    • A. 

      Dull chore

    • B. 

      Kind act

    • C. 

      Difficult activity

    • D. 

      Magic trick

  • 5. 
    What does the underlined word mean? I hope you're not offended.
    • A. 

      Upset

    • B. 

      Surprised

    • C. 

      Frightened

    • D. 

      Unkind

  • 6. 
    What does the underlined word mean? Erika shrieked when she heard the news.
    • A. 

      Fainted

    • B. 

      Screamed

    • C. 

      Danced

    • D. 

      Giggled

  • 7. 
    What does the underlined word mean? The students made a bargain.
    • A. 

      Mistake

    • B. 

      Display

    • C. 

      Deal

    • D. 

      Mess

  • 8. 
    Why did the author describe how Reba Jo liked to spend her time?  
    • A. 

      To persuade the reader to take up roping

    • B. 

      To give information about how to use a lasso

    • C. 

      To introduce her as a character in the story

    • D. 

      To tell the reader about the dangers of an arroyo

  • 9. 
    Reba Jo said she would "be in a peck of trouble" when her father found out she had been near the riverbed. What does "a peck of trouble" mean?  
    • A. 

      A basket full

    • B. 

      The usual type

    • C. 

      A large amount

    • D. 

      A little bit

  • 10. 
    At first, Reba Jo wanted to stay near the riverbed to.... 
    • A. 

      Lasso a vulture.

    • B. 

      Find a talking horned toad.

    • C. 

      Get her hat.

    • D. 

      Practice riding her horse.

  • 11. 
    Why did the author write this story?  
    • A. 

      To explain animal life in the desert

    • B. 

      To entertain us with a funny story

    • C. 

      To persuade readers to go to the desert

    • D. 

      To show why Reba Jo does not like horned toads

  • 12. 
    What happened right before the horned toad spoke to Reba Jo?  
    • A. 

      The vulture flew away.

    • B. 

      Reba Jo lost her hat in the well.

    • C. 

      Reba Jo made a promise.

    • D. 

      A prairie storm blew in.

  • 13. 
    Which of the following helps the reader understand that the setting is a desert? 
    • A. 

      Reba Jo slammed the door.

    • B. 

      Reba Jo lost her hat.

    • C. 

      Reba Jo gave the horned toad her chili.

    • D. 

      Reba Jo liked to lasso cacti in the hot sun.

  • 14. 
    Why did Reba Jo agree to do three favors for the horned toad?  
    • A. 

      She wanted to get her hat from the well.

    • B. 

      She had an idea that he might really be a prince.

    • C. 

      She wanted him to do more things for her.

    • D. 

      She was under the spell of a spirit in the arroyo.

  • 15. 
    What was the last favor the horned toad asked of Reba Jo?  
    • A. 

      To sing a song to him

    • B. 

      To feed him some chili

    • C. 

      To let him sleep in her hat

    • D. 

      To give him a kiss

  • 16. 
    When was the prince turned into a horned toad?  
    • A. 

      At the end of the story

    • B. 

      Many years before the story began

    • C. 

      While he and Reba Jo were at the well

    • D. 

      Before he came to this country

  • 17. 
    In this story, the most important lesson that Reba Jo learns is to... 
    • A. 

      Respect your parents.

    • B. 

      Keep your promises.

    • C. 

      Always try your best.

    • D. 

      Mind your business.