This Common Core aligned quiz measures reading comprehension of the short story "The Devil and Daniel Webster." It features 13 multiple choice questions, and an answer key is provided. This item could be administered as a quiz or a guided reading document.
Questions pertain to the following important details:
♦ Daniel Webster's background
♦ Jabez Stone's unfortunate circumstances
♦ The stranger's dubious intentions
♦ Jabez Stone as a dynamic character
♦ The stranger's handkerchief
♦ A compromise in the bargain
♦ Trial representation
♦ The make-up of the jury
♦ The trial as a trap
♦ Winning over the jury
♦ The trial's outcome
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