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The Stone: Comprehension Questions

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  • Q1
    Why does Maibon choose the stone over the other gifts that Doli suggests?
    He wants to stay young
    He wants to make more money
    He wants to preserve his family
    He wants to grow old
    20s
  • Q2
    Which is NOT part of the resolution (when the conflict is solved)?
    Teh dwarf took the stone off his hands
    Maibon kept the stone under his bed
    The hen's eggs hatched, the cow had her calf
    The baby got its first tooth
    20s
  • Q3
    How does the stone change Maibon’s feeling about being old?
    He begrudgingly decides to grow up
    He excitedly decides to grow up
    It doesn't change his feelings
    He sees that time must move forward to make life worth living
    20s
  • Q4
    Who is the protagonist (the leading character) of the story?
    Maibon
    The baby
    Mondrona
    Doli
    20s
  • Q5
    What type of conflict is present: Maibon is afraid of growing old.
    External: Man vs. Society
    External: Man vs. Nature
    External: Man vs. Man
    Internal: Man vs. Self
    20s
  • Q6
    What type of conflict is present: The dwarf gets his leg got under a log.
    External: Man vs. Man
    Internal: Man vs. Self
    External: Man vs. Nature
    External: Man vs. Society
    20s
  • Q7
    What type of conflict is present: Doli and Maibon argue over the wishes.
    External: Man vs. Society
    External: Man vs. Man
    Internal: Man vs. Self
    External: Man vs. Nature
    20s
  • Q8
    What type of conflict is present: Maibon is torn over whether to give the stone away.
    External: Man vs. Society
    External: Man vs. Man
    Internal: Man vs. Self
    External: Man vs. Nature
    20s
  • Q9
    What type of conflict is present: Maibon and his wife argue over the stone.
    External: Man vs. Society
    External: Man vs. Man
    External: Man vs. Nature
    Internal: Man vs. Self
    20s

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