A Year Down Yonder Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

Richard Peck
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through A Minute in the Morning.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Every year the _____________________ hosts a sharpshooting contest at the Abernathy farm.
(a) Boy Scouts.
(b) National Rifle Association.
(c) Military Post.
(d) American Legion.

2. While Mildred is eating, Grandma walks outside on the pretense that she is doing what?
(a) Going for a walk.
(b) Visiting a neighbor.
(c) Tying up Mildred's horse for her.
(d) Fetching jam from the cellar.

3. What has caused Mrs. Abernathy's son's illness?
(a) Pneumonia.
(b) Cancer.
(c) Scarlet fever.
(d) Toxic nerve gas used in World War I.

4. Like a typical bully, what does Mary Alice's desk mate demand from Mary Alice?
(a) Her lunch.
(b) Her favorite pencil.
(c) A dollar.
(d) Her homework.

5. Grandma, acting quite polite, does what?
(a) Tells Mildred to go home.
(b) Talks to Mildred out on the porch.
(c) Invites the girls inside.
(d) Gives Mildred the dollar.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is humorous about the answer to number 59?

2. How does Grandma react to Mary Alice's arrival?

3. What happens when Augie aims his gun at the fleeing rabbit?

4. Because of Grandma's intimidation tactics at lunch, Mrs. Abernathy will be able to survive for how long?

5. To where does Mildred follow Mary Alice?

(see the answer key)

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