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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 14 and 15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What person does Tom make up to threaten the stranger with?
(a) a big brother
(b) a big sister
(c) a friend who is a schoolmaster
(d) a powerful father
2. Why does Tom decide to run away?
(a) Becky scorns him when she comes back to school.
(b) Aunt Polly won't stop giving him medicines.
(c) Tom is failing in school and will be held back.
(d) He is afraid Huck will break their pact.
3. What does Mary promise Tom for memorizing his Bible verses?
(a) a slingshot
(b) new shoes
(c) a fishing pole
(d) a knife
4. Where has Tom heard of the ailment he fakes?
(a) from a friend at school
(b) from a doctor
(c) in a book
(d) from a teacher
5. Who is Amy Lawrence?
(a) Amy is Jeff's cousin, who Tom thinks is beautiful.
(b) Amy is Tom's beloved, who fickle Tom forgets.
(c) Amy is Tom's teacher, who Tom has a crush on.
(d) Amy is Sid's beloved, who Tom makes trouble with.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does news of the murder travel through the town?
2. What tonic does Aunt Polly give Tom to bring him out of his depressed mood?
3. Why does Becky miss school?
4. How does Tom feel when he gets to school?
5. What does the schoolmaster do after learning of the news?
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