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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Brennan like to talk about while working?
(a) He talks about his father.
(b) He just likes to stay quiet and think.
(c) He talks about his mother.
(d) He talks about school.
2. What does Coyote Runs almost do after the raid?
(a) Drive the horses in the wrong direction.
(b) Lose the lead rope he is holding.
(c) Shoot one of the warriors.
(d) Run a horse into a prairie dog hole.
3. What kind of horse does Coyote Runs ride on the way home?
(a) A pinto.
(b) A white horse.
(c) A sorrel.
(d) A palomino.
4. What makes Coyote Runs slow as he goes into the canyon?
(a) There is no path.
(b) It is flooded.
(c) His injury.
(d) There are large boulders he has to climb.
5. Why is Brennan having a difficult time sleeping?
(a) The kids are too noisy.
(b) The moon is too bright.
(c) His mother is talking too loud with Bill.
(d) Something is pressing into his back.
6. What does Coyote Runs hope to do when he gets home?
(a) Acquire a gun.
(b) Make the horse he is riding his own.
(c) Make a saddle.
(d) Hear his mother say she is proud of him.
7. What does Coyote Runs call his mother when she lights the cook fire?
(a) Mother of fire.
(b) Power mother.
(c) She Who Weaves Flame.
(d) Mother of Magic.
8. How old is Coyote Runs?
9. What did Coyote Runs have ready when they looked in on the soldiers' camp?
(a) His bow and arrow.
(b) His gun.
(c) His knife.
(d) His sling shot.
10. How many soldiers approach Coyote Runs?
11. Why didn't Brennan use an excuse to get out of going on the trip?
(a) His mother looked so hopeful.
(b) Bill seemed really fun.
(c) He hoped to get a new pair of shoes out of it.
(d) He couldn't think of one.
12. What does Brennan's mother often do in the house?
(a) Entertains someone.
(b) Rearranges the furniture.
(c) Gets drunk.
(d) Plays loud orchestra music.
13. What does Brennan like to do for fun?
(d) Collect rocks.
14. Who were the kids in the van with Brennan?
(a) Bill's adopted children.
(b) Kids from the homeless shelter.
(c) Bill's children from his first marriage.
(d) The youth group from Bill's church.
15. What does Brennan notice in Chapter 2 as he approaches the house?
(a) The house is dark.
(b) There is someone there Brennan doesn't know.
(c) The house color has changed.
(d) There is furniture in the yard.
Short Answer Questions
1. What ethnicity are the ranchers the party raided?
2. What friend of Coyote Runs attended school with him?
3. Who attacks the raiding party the day after the raid?
4. What will Coyote Runs be doing when the warriors stop?
5. What kind of weapon does Coyote Runs have?
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