Short Story Comprehension: The Little Match Girl
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Short Story Comprehension: The Little Match Girl

Test your reading comprehension with questions about 'The Little Match Girl', a short story about a poor girl on the last evening of the year. See how well you remember the details and themes of this classic tale.

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Questions and Answers

What was the poor little girl holding in her hand as she walked through the streets?

A box of matches

Why was the little girl walking barefoot through the streets?

She lost her slippers while crossing the road

What did a boy do with one of the little girl's slippers?

He took it, saying he could use it as a cradle when he had children

What was the little girl supposed to be selling as she walked through the streets?

<p>Matches</p> Signup and view all the answers

Why did the girl sit down in a corner formed by two houses?

<p>To warm her feet by huddling them up</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did the little girl see when she lit the first match?

<p>A great iron stove</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did the little girl see when she lit the second match?

<p>A room with a transparent wall and a shining dinner service</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did the little girl see when she lit the third match?

<p>A room with colored pictures and candles burning on a Christmas tree</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did the falling star symbolize to the little girl?

<p>That someone was dying and their soul was going up to God</p> Signup and view all the answers

What did the little girl see when she lit the fourth match?

<p>Her old grandmother standing clear and shining</p> Signup and view all the answers

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