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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where should Robert have been as Chapter 1 opens?
2. What does Pinky eat while in the countryside?
3. How does the cow injure Robert?
(a) Bites and kicks him
(b) Sits on him
(c) Gores him
(d) Rolls over on him
4. What was the profession of the relative mentioned in #66?
(b) Store owner
(d) English teacher
5. How does Robert finally get the cow to deliver the calf?
(a) Jumps on her
(b) Pounds her
(c) Gets her to the vet
(d) Beats her with a stick
6. What is Robert's father's name?
7. What is the name of the family's cat?
(a) Miss Fortune
(b) Susie Q
(c) Miss Sarah
(d) Miss Susie
8. What bites Pinky on the nose?
(a) A dog
(b) A wolf
(c) A crawdad
(d) A spider
9. What is the remedy for Robert's bad grade?
(a) Being grounded
(b) Being held back
(c) Summer school
10. What is one thing Robert and his father do not talk about while they work on the piglet's home?
(a) The next birthday party
(b) Each person is born to do a mission
(c) The beauty of their lives
(d) The bounty of the land
11. From where is the noise coming?
(a) A meadow
(b) A neighbor girl
(c) A noon train
(d) A cow having trouble delivering a calf
12. What does Robert ask his parents to tell the farmer?
(a) He wants a gesture of thanks
(b) The baby calf is dead
(c) The baby calf is in the field
(d) He wants an apology
13. What does Robert know about his father?
(a) He is left-handed
(b) He was adopted
(c) He is color blind
(d) He is illiterate
14. What is wrong with the cow after she delivers the calf?
(a) She can't stand
(b) She can't stop bleeding
(c) She can hardly breathe
(d) She is unconscious
15. What is Robert's father pleased about?
(a) A new variety of seed corn
(b) Robert's saving the cow and her calf
(c) The promise of rain
(d) A new tractor
Short Answer Questions
1. Robert is washed with water that smells like ____________.
2. Where must the piglet's pen be built?
3. Which famous baseball player is in town and Robert wishes to see?
4. What is the first personal possession that Robert has ever had?
5. What does Robert help his father do on this day?
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