The Hundred Dresses Part 2 Questions And Answers Chapter6

The Hundred Dresses Part 2nd Summary

The Hundred Dresses Part 2 Questions And Answers
The Hundred Dresses Part 2 Questions And Answers

When the class was watching wanda’s beautiful sketches of dresses . Miss mason received note from wanda’s father. It gave the information about wanda’s living the school since they had shifted to a big city.

The not also had an indirect complant . it said no one will make fun of her name and call ‘pullack’ to her because their would be many funny names and forigeners like her in a big city.

The whole class was silent . MIss mason was unhappy and upset . She said that she hoped none in the class purposly heart someone because his/her name happend to be unfamilirer . And that what waws said in thoughtlessness . she excepted everyone to think about the whole matter.

Maddie could not conceniration in her study in the first period because she felt guilty. She had stood by silently when peggy and other girls teasted wanda-asking question about her hundread dresses . She knew it was wrong but was to coward to object to it. She wanted to meet and tell wanda that she never meant to heart here.

Peggy not sensitive and emotional as medie Birds see to wanted to meet Banda after school both headed for bogans Heights were Wanda lived.

Bugins Heights was a weight and sir place. The White House where patronski lived had a deserted look. It was clean but shabby like wanda “s blue dress.

On there way to wanda’s house, peggy had tride to console herself by saying at least she did not make fun or her name or called her a foriginar.

Maddie could not sleep that night, she was thinking about Wanda, her house and her beautiful drawings and Peggy’s idea about them which she thought was unfair. She could not make amends for hurting Wanda but she took a resolve-Never to stand silently when anyone treated unkindly a person on account of his / her funny face or name. She would try never to make anybody unhappy again.

That saturday afternoon both wrote a letter to wanda. They wanted to write a letter feeling sorry but it turned to be a frendly letter. She told her about her winning the contest and that everyone liked and appriciated her drawings.

They asked her how she liked her new place and new teacher. Thet Singed it with Lots of X”s for love.

They did not receive any reply from Wanda. Perhapes she was angry. Peggy Almost forgot about it but maddie did not. She often went to sleep giving speeches or safe guarding wanda from the teasers.

Near Christmas miss mason received the letter from wanda wishingh happy Christmas. she said that she missed the school and the new teacher did not equalayes miss mason. She asked her to keep the drawings for the class as a gift given the drawing of the green dress of peggy and the blue one of maddie.

Bhoth peggy And Maddy we are happy to receive the special gifts. the understood that oneda had received the letter. she like them and was not angry with them.

Bhoth peggy And Maddy we are happy to receive the special gifts. the understood that oneda had received the letter. she like them and was not angry with them.


Q-1- What least thing she wanted to do to lessen her feeling of guilt ?

Ans She wanted to tell Wanda that she did not mean to to hurt her .

Q-2 Why did Maddie want to find Wanda ?

Ans Maddie wanted to find Wanda to tell Wanda that she had won the competiion and she was smart and the hundred dresses were beautiful .

Q-3 What sort of place was Boggins Heights ?

Ans It was wet and sad or a depressive Place.

Q-4 What opinion did she have about Wanda ? How did she from this opinion ?

Ans She thought Wanda was dumb and dull because she never seemed to react or feel embarrassed when she teased her about her hundred dresses.

Q-5 What did Maddie think hard about ?

Ans Maddie thought hard about Wanda and her treatmeant to her.

Q-6 What important decision did she take ?

Ans Maddie decided that from now onwards she would not make anybody unhappy again.

Q-7 What was she ready to sacrifice ?

Ans She was ready to sacrifice Peggy’s friendship .

Q-8 What wrong had she done to Wanda ?

Ans She had been a party to mistreating Wanda because she did not object to Peggy teasing Wanda.

Q-9 Which words in the passage mean ‘wet and sad’ ?

Ans ‘damp and dismal’ means ‘wet and sad’.

Q-10 Which expression in the passage mean -“look secretly at “?

Ans “Steal a glance at ‘ means ‘look secretly at ‘ .


Q-1 Who is more sensitive Peggy or Maddie ?How ?

Ans Maddie was more sensitive than Peggy because after listening to the letter to Wanda’s father , she was filled with a feeling of guilt and could not concentrate in her studies whereas it did not make any difference to Peggy. She seemed to be engrossed (busy) in her studies .

Q-2 How did Peggy try to consle herself ?

Ans Peggy had been teasing Wanda by asking question about her hundred dresses but she never called her a ‘Pollack’ or a foreigner and not made fun of her name -the two complaints which Wanda’s father had made in his letter to Miss Mason.

Q-3 What did Mr Petronski’s letter say ?

Ans Mr Petronski’s letter said that his daugter Wanda would not come to School any more , as they were moving to a bit city. He said that now they would not more listen ‘Pollack’ and there would be one to ask about their funny names.

Q-4 Is Miss Mason angry with the class or is she unhappy and upset ?

Ans Miss Mason is upset and unhappy but definitely not angry with the class. She said that she is sure nobody would have purposely hurt anyone’s feelings because of his funny name. She also said that everyone in the class must be feeling it an unfortunate thing as what see feels herself.

Q-5 How does Maddie feel after listening to the note from Wanda’s father ?

Ans After listening to the from Wanda’s father Maddie felt very bed . She tried to prepare her lessons but couldn’t do it. She was considering herself coward and culprit equal to Peggy because whatever Peggy did to Wanda; she listened to it quietly.

Q-6 What does Maddie want to do ?

Ans Maddie wanted to tell Wanda that she hadn’t meant to hurt her feelings. She wanted to go to Boggins Heights with Peggy in older to find Wanda and to tell her that she had won the contest and her hundred dresses were very beautiful.

Q-7 What excuse does Peggy think up for her behaviour ? Why ?

Ans Peggy thinks up that she didn’t call her a foreigner. She also did note make fun of her name. She thought that Wanda was too dumb. She never thought she had the sense to know they were mocking at her .

Q-8 What are Maddie’s thoughts as they go to Boggins Heights ?

Ans Maddie hoped that they would find Wanda. She wanted to tell her that they were sorry. The whole school thought that she was wonderful. All would be nice to her. She should not move away . She and Peggy would fight anybody who was not nice with her.

Q-9 In what way does Wanda’s house remind Maddie of wanda’s blue dress ?

Ans Wanda’s house reminds Maddie of Wanda’s blue dress because both look similar. When Maddie goes there she finds the house shabby but clean . So was wanda’s faded blue cotton dress.

Q-10 How did the girls know that Wanda liked them even though they had teased her ?

Ans The girls knew this fact from Wanda’s letter to Miss . Mason. In that letter she gave her drawing to Peggy and Maddie . She also wrote that she missed her teacher . she wished all a merry christmas.


Q-1 What does Maddie think hard about ? What important decision does she come to ?

Ans Maddie thought hard about Wanda, her faded blue dress and her little house she had lived in. She also thought of the glowing picture those hundred dresses made all lined up in the classroom . She decided not to stand by any more and say nothing again . She would speak up if she heard anybody speaking badly or treating others unkindly . She wouldn’t mind losing Peggy’s friendship for that. She would never make anybody unhappy.

Q-2 Why did the girls write to wanda ?

Ans The girls wrote a friendly letter to Wanda in which they told her about the winning of the contest by her and that all the drawings were very beautiful, They asked her if she liked where she was living and she liked her new teacher. Although they meant to say sorry to Wanda but the letter ended as a friendly letter.

Q-3 Did they get a reply ? Who was more anxious for a reply , Peggy or Maddie ? How do you Know ?

Ans They did not get a reply to their letter . Maddie was more anxious for a reply . It is clear in the sense that she couldn’t sleep properly . After a few weeks Peggy forgot the whole thing but Maddie used to put herself to sleep at night making speeches about Wanda , defending her from great crowds of girls who were trying to tease her .

Q-4 How did the girls know that Wanda liked them even though they had teased her ?

Ans The girls knew this fact from Wanda’s letter to Miss mason . In that letter she gave her drawing to Peggy and Maddie . She also wrote that she missed her teacher . She wished all a merry christmas .

Q-5 Why do you think Wanda’s family moved to a different city ? Do you think life there was going to be different for their family ?

Ans Wanda’s family moved to a different city because here they were asked about their funny names. People used to make fun them. Life in the other city was going to be different for their family as in big city there are plenty of funny names so nobody would bother about their names. Moreover in a big city people are busy in their own lives and have no time other.

Updated: July 16, 2022 — 11:25 am

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