The Boy Who Cried Wolf Questions & Answers

Hi Everyone!! This article will share The Boy Who Cried Wolf Questions & Answers.

This story is adapted from the Aesop’s Fables. In my previous posts, I have also shared the questions and answers of Jack and The Beanstalk, The Elephant and The Pots and A Farmer and His Son so, you can check these posts as well.

The Boy Who Cried Wolf Questions & Answers

Word Galaxy

  • Graze – to eat grass in a field
  • Dense – thick
  • Pasture – a land covered with grass
  • Frightened – scared
  • Panicked – to be afraid
  • Attacking – to jump on someone
  • Prank – trick
  • Regretted – felt sad and sorry about something
  • Enraged – very angry
  • Sorrow – sadness

Question 1: Fill in the blanks:

(a) The shepherd boy took his sheep to graze in the pasture near a dense forest.
(b) The boy ran towards the village.
(c) He tried the same trick after a few days.
(d) He shouted at the top of his voice.
(e) Nobody believes a liar.

Question 2: Write True or False:

(a) The shepherd boy took his cows for grazing – False
(b) Many shepherd boys went with him – False
(c) The shepherd boy tried his trick two times – True
(d) The villagers came to help him the third time – False
(e) The villagers killed the wolf – False

Question 3: Where did the shepherd boy take his sheep for grazing?

Answer: The shepherd boy took his sheep to the pasture near the dense forest for grazing.

Question 4: How did he feel there?

Answer: He felt very lonely and bored after he had left his sheep for grazing.

Question 5: What did the shepherd boy plan to do? How?

Answer: He planned to trick/make fool of the villagers by shouting ‘wolf, wolf’, in scared voice where the villagers would panic and run to the pasture.

Question 6: Who attacked the sheep?

Answer: A wolf attacked the sheep.

Question 7: Why didn’t the villagers come to help the shepherd boy the third time?

Answer: The villagers did not come to help the shepherd boy the third time because they thought that he is again making fool of them and there is no wolf. They told him that they could not believe a liar even when he spoke the truth.

Question 8: What lesson did you learn from the story?

Answer: The lesson learnt is – We should never tell lie.

So, these were The Boy Who Cried Wolf Questions & Answers.