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. What is the year?
(a) 1933.
(b) 1929.
(c) 1947.
(d) 1937.

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

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

4. What frightens Mary Alice in her room?
(a) The shadows on the wall.
(b) Bootsie.
(c) Things scuttling behind the walls and bumps coming from the attic.
(d) The dark.

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

Short Answer Questions

1. Out of whom does Grandma squeeze a whole silver dollar?

2. The narrator tells the reader that her father lost his job and her brother Joey has joined __________.

3. Mad, Grandma affixes a spare tire to the front of the farmer's tractor in the barn, and does what?

4. What is Augie Fluke intent on proving to Mary Alice?

5. The next day, Grandma and Mary Alice drag a wagon to the home of farmer ___________.

(see the answer key)

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