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Boy Who Cried Wolf

Read the story and answer the questions to test your comprehension.

A bored shepherd boy has his fun by yelling out "wolf!" to scare the villagers. One time, there really is a wolf. When the boy yells for help, nobody believes him and he perishes at the hands of the beast. Very simple, the story is a warning to everyone who reads it against the dangers of lying.

  1. 1. What does the bored shepherd yell?
    1. a. Quake!
    2. b. Fire!
    3. c. Wolf!
  2. 2. What happens one time?
    1. a. There is a fire
    2. b. There is a quake
    3. c. There is a wolf
  3. 3. What does this story warn against?
    1. a. Yelling
    2. b. Lying
    3. c. Sheperding