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Second Grade (Grade 2) Literature Questions

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Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
What problem did Benjamin Bunny and Peter face in the garden?
  1. The mice teased them.
  2. They couldn't find Peter's clothes.
  3. The hat didn't fit Benjamin Bunny.
  4. The cat trapped them under a basket.
Grade 2 Poetry CCSS: CCRA.R.4, RL.2.4
What type of rhyme is being used when there is a rhyming of words within a line of poetry?
  1. exact rhyme
  2. slant rhyme
  3. end rhyme
  4. internal rhyme
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
Which word best describes Benjamin Bunny?
  1. friendly
  2. lazy
  3. naughty
  4. polite
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
Why did Benjamin Bunny and Peter Rabbit go to Mr. McGregor's garden?
  1. to fetch Peter's clothes
  2. to tease the old cat
  3. to find Benjamin's father
  4. to play hide and seek
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
What message appeared on Charlotte's Web?
  1. Hi!
  2. Some pig!
  3. Salutations!
  4. Wilbur rocks!
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
Why did Templeton decide to go to the fair?
  1. to run errands for Charlotte
  2. to show kindness to Wilbur
  3. because he always wanted to go to the fair
  4. because he heard there was lots of food to eat
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
What did Wilbur want to take back to the farm with him?
  1. his crate
  2. his medal
  3. Charlotte's web
  4. Charlotte's eggs
Grade 2 Children's Literature
What do the narrator and John Henry do at the end of the story?
  1. go swimming
  2. get an ice pop
  3. walk back home
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
Why did the sheep say it was important for Templeton to help Wilbur?
  1. because animals help each other
  2. because Wilbur was a really nice pig
  3. because he owed the animals a favor
  4. because Wilbur supplied him with food
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
Which word best describes Templeton?
  1. kind
  2. lazy
  3. selfish
  4. helpful
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
Why did Dr. Dorian think a spider's web was a miracle?
  1. It was too heavy to stay up.
  2. He didn't know how to spin a web himself.
  3. It was stronger than any man-made structure.
  4. A young spider could spin a web without being taught.
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
What name did Fern give to her new pet?
  1. Avery
  2. Fern
  3. Wilbur
  4. Homer
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
Where in the house did Wilbur live at first?
  1. Fern's bedroom
  2. the kitchen
  3. the garage
  4. the barn
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
Why did Fern yell at her mother?
  1. She was hungry.
  2. She wanted to go to school.
  3. She was tired.
  4. She was upset that her dad was going to kill an animal.
Grade 2 Charlotte's Web
Why didn't Charlotte use sticky thread to write the message?
  1. She ran out.
  2. She didn't like it.
  3. Bugs would get stuck in it.
  4. It wouldn't show up as clearly.
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
Why didn't Peter Rabbit get in trouble with his mother?
  1. He didn't do anything wrong.
  2. He had found his missing clothes.
  3. He went straight to bed when he got home.
  4. He didn't tell her what had happened that day.
Grade 2 Children's Literature
What does John Henry want to do?
  1. go home
  2. cool off inside the house
  3. do everything the narrator can do
Grade 2 Children's Literature
Which word describes John Henry's tears?
  1. sad
  2. angry
  3. excited
Grade 2 Children's Literature
What were the narrator and John Henry excited about at dinner?
  1. getting to catch fireflies
  2. taking a trip to the beach
  3. going to the town pool together
Grade 2 Children's Literature
The narrator goes to the store to buy ice pops. Why does John Henry stay outside?
  1. He's scared of Mr. Mason.
  2. He's not allowed in the store.
  3. He doesn't like to eat ice pops.
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