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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through November 15 Moss Watch, November 25 Connections, November 28 More Flies, December 3, December 4, December 8, December 9 The Lunar Eclipse, December 11 Wind, December 12 Rump Steak and Roadkills, December 13, December 15 You Can Never Go Back, December 19.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The author observes what in the section "The Moon"?
(a) The night sky.
(b) The stars.
(c) The moon.
(d) The sun.
2. As the author cuts wood for the winter, he notices areas he cleared only a few years before are covered with __________.
3. How does Stuart feel about his father?
(a) He is very embarrassed.
(b) He is very angry.
(c) He is very annoyed.
(d) He is very proud.
4. What happens when the author comes down from the tree and onto the ground?
(a) The deer stays frozen.
(b) The deer walks away.
(c) The deer runs away.
(d) The deer comes to him.
5. Why does the author make a trip in "December 4"?
(a) To buy more supplies.
(b) To see his son, Stuart.
(c) He is bored.
(d) To visit friends.
Short Answer Questions
1. The author tries to draw conclusions about _____________.
2. In "December 12 Rump Steak," the author discovers that the steak that he thought a friendly neighbor left him to enjoy through the winter was actually what?
3. In the section "October 6 Cherry Hill Drive", the author drives to a clearing that has been logged ______________ before.
4. In the section "Moss Watch," the author describes the various types of ________________ he can see around his cabin.
5. As he climbs closer to a bog, he notices not just berries, but also the many _______________ that will later come into season.
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