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Jack and the Beanstalk

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

Jack's mother sent him to market to sell their cow and he ended up trading it for magic beans. His mom was so mad that she threw them away. Overnight, they grew into a huge beanstalk that led to a giant's house in the sky! Jack went up the beanstalk and stole gold coins, a hen that laid golden eggs, finally a harp that sang by itself. This story is where we get the giant's call: "Fee! Fie! Foe! Fum! I smell the blood of an Englishman!"

  1. 1. Who lives up the beanstalk?
    1. a. A witch
    2. b. A cow
    3. c. A giant
  2. 2. What does Jack get as payment?
    1. a. Magic beans
    2. b. Magic rocks
    3. c. A plant
  3. 3. What is Jack supposed to sell?
    1. a. A goat
    2. b. A goose
    3. c. A cow