Folktales
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  • Question 1
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    Q. This type of story includes hyperbole and a character larger than life.  
    answer choices
    fable
    tall tale
    myth
    legend
  • Question 2
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    Q. This type of story includes a moral lesson. 
    answer choices
    tall tale
    fable
    pourqoi
    myth
  • Question 3
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    Q. This type of story includes heavy symbolism. 
    answer choices
    fable
    tall tale
    black folktale
    myth
  • Question 4
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    Q. This type of story includes supernatural beings like gods and wood nymphs and often tells of the origin of things. 
    answer choices
    tall tale
    legend
    myth
    pourqoi
  • Question 5
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    Q. This type of story includes how something came to be in nature. 
    answer choices
    fable
    tall tell
    myth
    pourqoui
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Which type of story?. . . "Once upon a time a king rose to power and saved his country from a great, fiery dragon." 
    answer choices
    myth
    legend
    tall tale
    pourqoui
  • Question 7
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    Q. Which type of story?. . ."always remember, a penny saved is a penny earned."
    answer choices
    myth
    lesson
    fable
    pourqoui
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Which type of story?. . ."and that's how the leopard got its spots."
    answer choices
    myth
    legend
    pourqoui
    fable
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Which type of story?. . ."Well now, one winter it was so cold that all the geese flew backward and all the fish moved south and even the snow turned blue."
    answer choices
    fable
    myth
    legend
    tall tale
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Which type of story?. . ."Echo was a beautiful nymph, fond of the woods and hills, where she devoted herself to woodland sports."
    answer choices
    myth
    legend
    fable
    pourqoui
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Which type of story?. . . "Once upon a time in a land faraway. . ."
    answer choices
    legend
    myth
    tall tale
    fable
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the academic word for "a great exaggeration"?
    answer choices
    symbolism
    metaphor
    simile
    hyperbole
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the use of an object, person, situation or word to represent something else? (ex. a dove for peace)
    answer choices
    hyperbole
    symbolism
    metaphor
    simile
  • Question 14
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    Q. What is the unwritten literature (stories, tales, proverbs, riddles, and songs) as well as customs, dances, and other art forms of a culture.
    answer choices
    folk tales
    folklore
    tall tales
    fables
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. What type of story?. . ."Gratitude and greed go not together."
    answer choices
    myth
    legend
    fable
    pourqoui
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