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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 1 - 6..
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why is Will's father disappointed in Will?
(a) Will does not want to accept a Harvard scholarship.
(b) Will wants to travel for a year before college.
(c) Will wants to join the Coast Guard.
(d) Will does not want to be in the military.
2. Who is Nancy?
(a) Ellie's older sister.
(b) Ellie's best friend.
(c) Ellie's aunt.
(d) The housekeeper.
3. About what is Ellie's father writing a book?
(b) A sword.
(c) How to start your own business.
4. What poem does Ellie trade with someone else so she does not have to do the one assigned her?
(a) "The Lady of Shalot."
(b) "Sonnet 46."
(c) "The Lovesong of J. Alfred Prufrock."
(d) "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner."
5. What is Ellie's parents' work status?
(a) They are on sabbatical.
(b) They work together in their own business.
(c) They both quit their jobs recently.
(d) Ellie's father is an unemployed lawyer and her mother is a physician.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did Will look Ellie up in the school directory?
2. How does Will answer Ellie's question?
3. Who smiles at Ellie as she is walking down the hall?
4. Where are Ellie and her parents living at the opening of the story?
5. What does Ellie's mother quote at dinner?
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