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Week 12: Reinardus et Ysengrimus.

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Reading Overview | Reading Quiz: English
| Reading Quiz: Latin
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Reading Quiz

The English reading comprehension quiz involves a series of true / false questions (log in to Blackboard to take the quiz). You can take the online quiz as often as you want; the computer will record your most recent score. The quiz will be available until Thursday midnight.

  1. The fox pretended that he needed to make a last confession to the priest before he died.
  2. The cat offered to teach the fox how he could learn some tricks for avoiding dogs and hunters.
  3. The wolf promised to take good care of the sheep while the landlord was gone.
  4. The landlord found the wolf's bloody paw prints on the hides of the sheep.
  5. The pope refused to let the wolf put on the monk's habit.
  6. The wolf had pushed the fox into the well.
  7. The fox told the wolf he would find fish at the bottom of the well.
  8. The fox claimed he went fishing by lowering his tail into the water.
  9. The lion was able to speak the languages of both birds and beasts.
  10. The lion wrapped himself up in the wolf's bloody skin.


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