The Tale Of Despereaux - Chapter 2

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The Tale Of Despereaux - Chapter 2 - Quiz

The Tale of Despereaux is fantasy book written by Kate Dicamillo about an adventurous mouse named Desperaux Tilling set out to rescue a human princess from rats. Take this quiz if you have read it and test you knowledge on chapter 2.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 


    • A.

      Is very healthy.

    • B.

      Sneezes often.

    • C.

      Faints at loud noises.

    • D.

      None of the above.

    • E.

      B and C.

    Correct Answer
    E. B and C.
    The correct answer is B and C. This means that Despereaux sneezes often and faints at loud noises.

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  • 2. 

    What do Despereaux's aunt and uncle say about him? 

  • 3. 

    According to the book, mice are supposed to think constantly of...

    • A.


    • B.


    • C.

      Mouse traps

    • D.

      Carving knives

    Correct Answer
    B. Food
    According to the book, mice are supposed to think constantly of food. This suggests that food is a primary concern for mice and they are constantly preoccupied with finding and consuming it. This aligns with the natural instinct of mice to constantly search for food to survive and sustain themselves.

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  • 4. 

    Instead of thinking of food, Despereaux is _________________. 

    Correct Answer
    hearing sounds
    Despereaux is engaged in the act of perceiving and paying attention to sounds, which can be described as listening. By using the phrase "hearing sounds," it reinforces the idea that Despereaux is actively processing auditory stimuli.

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  • 5. 

    Why is this chapter called "Such a disappointment!"?

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