Summer, A Traveling Companion, Adams Hill, Beginnings, Scrap Lumber, The Time of Bird Song
1. "The Traveling Companion" begins with the author's description of his journey to ___________.
(a) The bog.
(b) His cabin deep in the woods of Maine.
(c) His son's school.
(d) His son's home in Vermont.
2. His traveling companion is a ____________ that he took out of the nest when it was still a baby.
3. What does "Adams Hill" describe?
(a) The land around the cabin and the family who first settled in the area.
(b) The author's family.
(c) A favorite sledding hill.
(d) A local cemetery.
4. What does the author awaken to on his first morning?
(a) The many different birdcalls.
(b) The sound of cars.
(d) Frogs croaking.
5. The author notices the trees and flowers blooming and climbs up into _______________ where he has built a lookout to observe the natural world.
(a) A red spruce tree.
(b) A poplar tree.
(c) The loft of the barn.
(d) A hot air balloon.
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