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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In 'Fish', where is the fish when he dies?
(a) A mud flat.
(b) The river.
(c) A boat.
(d) A pail.
2. What does the narrator feel inside her at the end of 'Fish'?
(b) The fish.
(d) The sea.
3. What holds the Bluefish quietly?
(a) The sky.
(b) The glass.
(c) The sea.
(d) The minnows.
4. How many things does the narrator of 'Blackwater Woods' say a man must do in the world?
5. In 'Fish', what does the fish refuse to do?
(a) Die quietly.
(b) Bite the hook.
(c) Leave its cave.
(d) Release the hook.
6. What is the animal in 'Happiness' doing?
(a) Soaring in the sky.
(b) Looking for food.
(d) Caring for her children.
7. How many snakes are seen by the narrator in 'The Snakes'?
8. Who pushes packed leaves in 'Spring'?
(a) The narrator's dog.
(b) A mouse.
(c) A squirrel.
(d) The narrator's rake.
9. What swims in everyone in 'Blossom'?
(a) The moon.
(b) The sun.
(c) The stars.
(d) The Earth.
10. In 'The Sea', what spills from the narrator's bones when she is by the sea?
11. What does the narrator of 'Music' think is accountable for the music?
(a) The ears.
(b) The heart.
(c) The memory.
(d) The history.
12. What wanders with the narrator in 'White Night'?
(a) The stars.
(b) The moon.
(c) The clouds.
(d) The river.
13. Where did the narrator of' Music' first hear the music?
(a) In a forest glade.
(b) By the sea.
(c) In a church.
(d) In a dream.
14. What kind of nuggets are found in 'Spring'?
15. Who is the wood duck calling to in 'Little Sister Pond'?
(a) An intruder.
(b) The narrator.
(c) Her hatchlings.
(d) Her mate.
Short Answer Questions
1. What makes the narrator of 'Fish' and the fish one?
2. What kind of life would the narrator of 'The Meeting' like to live?
3. How does the sea move, as described in the poem 'The Sea'?
4. What do the frogs shout in 'Blossom'?
5. What storms in 'May'?
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