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Joan W. Blos
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where does Catherine see the apparition again?
(a) Piper's Woods.
(b) The schoolyard.
(c) Behind the church.
(d) By the stream.

2. Which of Catherine's classmates must leave home to work?
(a) Sophy.
(b) Sandy.
(c) Sally.
(d) Susy.

3. Who hosts the Thanksgiving meal?
(a) The Halls.
(b) The Lenoxes.
(c) The Millers.
(d) The Shipmans.

4. Who teaches Catherine and her sister housekeeping techniques?
(a) Mr. Hall.
(b) Her grandmother.
(c) Her aunt.
(d) Mrs. Shipman.

5. Chapter 8 addresses a heated debate between ______________ and the townspeople.
(a) Aunt Lucy.
(b) Mrs. Shipman.
(c) Mr. Holt.
(d) Mr. Hall.

6. What new items do the Hall girls need when spring comes?
(a) Hats.
(b) Shoes.
(c) Aprons.
(d) Dresses.

7. What is Catherine's last name?
(a) Hallowell.
(b) Harmon.
(c) Hall.
(d) Hanson.

8. What has Asa seen that leads him to believe he has information about the apparition?
(a) An abandoned shack.
(b) Very large boot prints.
(c) Markings on trees.
(d) A hat.

9. Catherine finds a note that tells her to ________________________.
(a) meet someone at the stone.
(b) write a poem.
(c) come to the woods at midnight.
(d) read a love letter.

10. What keeps Catherine home from school?
(a) Scarlet fever.
(b) A snowstorm.
(c) She must help at home.
(d) The flu.

11. Who continues to receive punishment for stealing food?
(a) Tom.
(b) The phantom.
(c) Sophy.
(d) Asa.

12. How does Mr. Hall react when Catherine tells him about the boys on the thin ice?
(a) He talks to the boys about the dangers.
(b) He wants to know their names.
(c) He tells her not to worry.
(d) He contacts the boys' parents.

13. What issue does Mr. Garrison's newspaper address?
(a) Healthcare.
(b) Slavery.
(c) Voting rights.
(d) Religious freedom.

14. What blocks passage on the roads?
(a) Deep snow.
(b) Soldiers.
(c) Fallen trees.
(d) Indians.

15. Who has a birthday in Chapter 8?
(a) Matty.
(b) Catherine.
(c) Asa.
(d) Cassie.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who is Catherine's friend?

2. The Hall family discusses Mrs. Hall's opinion on _______________________.

3. Which of the children complains about school?

4. Who does Catherine tell about the phantom?

5. How do Cassie and Asa respond to Catherine's sighting of an apparition?

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