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Reading Comprehension Test. The Brothers Grimm. Fairy Tales. "The Fox and the Cat"

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Reading Comprehension Test. The Brothers Grimm. Fairy Tales. "The Fox and the Cat"

Directions: Select the best answer from the choices provided. Write the letter of your answer on the line next to the number.

  1. When the cat first meets the fox, the cat thinks that the fox is
    1. deceitful and full of cunning.
    2. clever and full of experience.
    3. friendly and eager to talk.
  2. The cat replies to the fox that she understands
    1. only one art.
    2. several arts, including cleaning a beard and hunting mice.
    3. the art of being sly and subtle.
  3. The cat meets the fox in a
    1. tree behind branches and foliage.
    2. creek.
    3. forest.
  4. The fox's attitude toward the cat can best be described as
    1. inquisitive and curious.
    2. helpful and kindhearted.
    3. arrogant and condescending.
  5. The cat saves herself from the hounds where the fox does not because
    1. the cat can climb trees, but the fox cannot.
    2. the cat runs faster than the fox.
    3. the cat tricks the hounds, but the fox tries to outrun them.

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Proverbs 18:15

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