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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 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 Short Stories (Fiction)
Who did the little old woman ask to help her first?
  1. The fox in the woods
  2. The farmer in his field
  3. Men working in the street
  4. Children on their way home from school
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
What did the fox do to the gingerbread man?
  1. ate him all at once
  2. ate him piece by piece
  3. threw him in the trash
  4. threw him in the river
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
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 Short Stories (Fiction)
The next night, what did the old woman find in her garden?
  1. lots of bugs
  2. magical sparkles
  3. violins and flutes
  4. fairies and babies
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
What happened when Mr. McGregor came home?
  1. He caught the rabbits.
  2. He became very confused.
  3. He planted new lettuce in his garden.
  4. He gave the cat a bowl of milk and some food.
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
Why did flowers grow around the old woman's grave?
  1. because she was kind to the fairies
  2. because she planted them there
  3. because her soon took care of it
  4. because it was fertile soil
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
Which word described the two children?
  1. disobedient
  2. helpful
  3. silly
  4. mean
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
Why did the little old woman make a gingerbread man?
  1. She was hungry.
  2. She had a party to go to.
  3. She wanted to have a real boy.
  4. She did not want to waste dough.
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
What did they hear crying?
  1. a small baby
  2. an orange kitten
  3. a person on the radio
  4. one of the children in the house
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
What did the parents in the family do?
  1. They sold fruit.
  2. They were tailors.
  3. They owned a bakery.
  4. They worked as maids.
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
What came on the second night of Hanukkah?
  1. a red bird
  2. a skinny dog
  3. a cold beggar
  4. a small mouse
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)

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What did the prince want?
  1. to become king
  2. to play football
  3. to marry a princess
  4. to win a million dollars
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)

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The princess compared the pea to
  1. a pile of rocks.
  2. a squishy pillow.
  3. a large chunk of ice.
  4. a smelly block of cheese.
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
What was the main thing the Grinch hated?
  1. the colors
  2. the lights
  3. the noise
  4. the people
Grade 2 Short Stories (Fiction)
What was the first thing the Grinch took?
  1. stockings
  2. presents
  3. lights
  4. food
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