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Mini Fables Quiz

3/25/03

True/False

  1. The Crow tricks the Fox into giving him grapes – False
  1. The country mouse stays for a long visit with the town mouse – False
  1. The town mouse turns up his nose at the food offered by the country mouse – True
  1. A young mouse proposes that a bell be attached to the Cat’s neck – True
  1. The grasshopper saves food for the winter – False

State the moral of each of the following fables:

Belling the Cat: It is easy to propose impossible remedies

The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse: Better beans and bacon in peace than cakes and ale in fear

The Ant and the Grasshopper: It is best to prepare for the days of necessity

The Fox and the Crow: Do not trust flatterers

Describe 2 kinds of behavior ridiculed or condemned in these four fables

Two kinds of behavior ridiculed or condemned in these four fables include not planning ahead from The Ant and the Grasshopper and eating in fear from The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse. The grasshopper is too lazy to plan ahead and therefore has to suffer hunger. The country mouse prefers eating in peace rather than in constant fear.

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