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The Hobbit, or, There and Back Again

The Hobbit, or, There and Back Again

by J.R.R. Tolkien

The Hobbit, or, There and Back Again: Most Precious True or False

1. Who is Gandalf? -> A hobbit
2. For what adventure does Gandalf recommend Bilbo? -> A trip to Wal-Mart
3. Why does Gandalf want Bilbo along on the adventure? -> Because he needs some excitement
4. Whom/what does Bilbo encounter on an island in an underground lake when he is trying to escape the goblins’ cave? -> A creature named Gollum
5. What is described as both “precious” and a “birthday present”? -> A tie

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