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The Little Mermaid

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

The Little Mermaid is a beautiful girl who loves her home under the sea. When she turns fifteen, she can swim to the surface and see the world above. She sees a prince and falls in love, and her world is never the same. A wicked witch gives her a potion to drink so she'll get legs just like a human. The Disney version features classic songs like "Kiss the Girl," "Under the Sea" and "Part of Your World."

  1. 1. Who made a cartoon version of this story?
    1. a. Pixar
    2. b. Dreamworks
    3. c. Disney
  2. 2. Who gives the mermaid a potion?
    1. a. A prince
    2. b. A witch
    3. c. A crab
  3. 3. Where does the Little Mermaid live?
    1. a. Under the sea
    2. b. A ship
    3. c. Land