5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is characterization?
- What is personification?
- What is prose?
- What is the first black cat's name?
- What does anomalous mean?
- a abnormal
- b Pluto
- c Giving nonhuman things human characteristics
- d methods used by a writer to introduce or describe characters to readers
- e Writing in everyday language; written in paragraphs
5 Multiple choice questions
- a reference that the author expects you to know
- a sudden, unexpected change in a story
- the narrator of a poem
- They are black. They are missing an eye.
5 True/False questions
What does the new cat have on his chest? → He has a white splotch that is shaped like a hangman's noose.
What is an example of foreshadowing in the story? → The white splotch that looks like the gallows--hints that death will find our narrator
What is a metaphor? → the narrator of a poem
What is a conflagration? → Giving nonhuman things human characteristics
Where does the new black cat come from in the story? → The cat follows the narrator home from a tavern one night. He was sitting on top of a hogshead.