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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through October 14 To Find Small Caterpillars, Burning Wood, Scents and Sounds, Trees, October 26-30, Election Time, November 8-9 Jack?, The Moon, Habits and Hunts.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Eventually, what does Jack do?
(a) He returns to school.
(b) He moves back home.
(c) He flies away from the author and the cabin and does not return.
(d) He attacks the author.
2. In the section "September 20 Clearcuts," the author observes some wasps. This makes him think back to _____________.
(a) The wasps by his cabin.
(b) His own father's collection of wasps.
(c) His son's collection of wasps.
(d) His own collection of wasps.
3. In the section "June 12 Early Harvests," the author continues felling trees and splitting wood for __________.
(a) His winter fires.
(b) Building an outhouse.
(c) Adding onto his cabin.
(d) Building a barn.
4. The author watches in fascination as _______________.
(a) Chefs make several types of pies for the visitors to try.
(b) Teams of horses and oxen pull heavy loads for a large crowd of spectators.
(c) An artist paints his portrait.
(d) The horses compete in dressage.
5. As the author cuts wood for the winter, he notices areas he cleared only a few years before are covered with __________.
Short Answer Questions
1. What have many forest creatures invaded in "October 7 Housemates"?
2. In the section "October 6 Cherry Hill Drive", the author drives to a clearing that has been logged ______________ before.
3. What does the author reflect on as he gathers bunches of berries?
4. In "Jack," what details are given about the author?
5. The trees that now populate the region are the trees of __________.
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