6th Grade Reading Practice: Matilda Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1. Which word does NOT accurately describe Matilda?

Question 2 2. Miss Trunchbull is the most terrifying figure in Matilda. What characteristic makes her particularly ill-suited to being the headmistress of a primary school?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is Mrs. Wormwood NOT enthusiastic about?

Question 4 4. Mr. Wormwood is loud in all aspects of his personality, from his dress to the things he says. What does he use his flashy personality to accomplish in his job?

Question 5 5. In Matilda, why does Matilda think Miss Trunchbull can get away with how poorly she treats students?

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Question 6 6. In Matilda, what does Matilda's father, Mr. Wormwood, think Matilda should be interested in instead of reading?

Question 7 7. In Matilda, what is something that Matilda's parents don't notice about her?

Question 8 8. In Matilda, how does Mr. Wormwood think his customers should be treated?

Question 9 9. In Roald Dahl's Matilda, which character fosters Matilda's special talents and intellect?

Question 10 10. Roald Dahl's story Matilda is an important story about family. What do Matilda and Miss Honey learn about family by the end of the story?

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Question 11 11. In Roald Dahl's book Matilda, what do Matilda's parents and Principal Trunchbull have in common?

Question 12 12. At the end of Roald Dahl's Matilda, what act occurs between Miss Honey and Matilda to show that family doesn't have to be the people that you are related to?

Question 13 13. What does setting mean?

Question 14 14. Roald Dahl does not say exactly when Matilda takes place. Which of the following is a clue that can help the reader figure it out?

Question 15 15. The village in which Matilda takes place includes all of these EXCEPT:

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Question 16 16. How is Crunchem Hall Primary School described in Matilda?

Question 17 17. Matilda is a precocious child. What does this mean?

Question 18 18. In Matilda, what is Matilda's special power?

Question 19 19. In the book Matilda, how does Matilda get rid of Miss Trunchbull?

Question 20 20. Matilda is a book full of pranks! Which of the following is NOT a prank a child plays on an adult in this story?

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Question 21 21. Which is NOT an example of a simile?

Question 22 22. Identify which type of figurative language is being used in the quote: ''She (Miss Trunchbull) ploughed right through them like a tank, with small people bouncing off her left and right.''

Question 23 23. Which type of figurative language is used in this quote? ''She (Miss Trunchbull) had an obstinate chin, a cruel mouth and small arrogant eyes.''

Question 24 24. Which quote is NOT an example of a simile?

Question 25 25. Having courage and being honest with oneself are examples of which story element found in Matilda?

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Question 26 26. Which story element reveals most of the adults in Matilda were mean to the children?

Question 27 27. In which story element would you find Matilda as the protagonist?

Question 28 28. In Matilda, Crunchem Hall Primary School is an example of which story element?

Question 29 29. Miss Honey is the only kind adult featured in Matilda, but despite her goodness she has still fallen on hard times. How is that possible?

Question 30 30. In Matilda, what's the most important thing to Matilda's mother, Mrs. Wormwood?

6th Grade Reading Practice: Matilda Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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