Cold Sassy Tree Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is destroyed by the dangerous animals on the camping trip?
(a) The sleeping bags.
(b) The food box.
(c) The wagon.
(d) The tent.

2. Where does the fancy visitor go after Grandpa comes back home?
(a) To Mary's house.
(b) To the store.
(c) To the mill town.
(d) To the depot.

3. What kind of dangerous animals do the boys see on their camping trip?
(a) Bobcats.
(b) Moose.
(c) Cougars.
(d) Black bears.

4. Where does Grandpa Blakeslee get married?
(a) New York.
(b) Jefferson.
(c) Atlanta.
(d) New Orleans.

5. What offends Will when he gets to Grandpa's house for the first time after his marriage to Love?
(a) That Love is cleaning everything so much.
(b) That Love wants to change so much.
(c) That Grandpa says nothing about Granny.
(d) That Grandpa took down all of Granny's pictures.

6. Where does Love come from?
(a) Philadelphia.
(b) Baltimore.
(c) Washington, D.C.
(d) Boston.

7. What is Will's grandpa's wagon used to do?
(a) Haul loads of wood.
(b) Carry dead bodies.
(c) Deliver loads of cloth.
(d) Transfer slaves to the auctions.

8. Who comes to the Blakeslee house to help after Granny's death?
(a) Mary.
(b) Love.
(c) Will.
(d) Loma.

9. Who is the most shocked to hear that Mr. Blakeslee is getting married?
(a) Mary.
(b) Lotta.
(c) Will.
(d) Love.

10. Why can't the boys go hunting on their camping trip?
(a) The weather is too cold.
(b) The shells were left in the rain.
(c) Roundy forgot the gunpowder.
(d) Will forgot his rifle.

11. Why do most people say Will survived the train?
(a) It was not his time.
(b) Granny protected him.
(c) The train slowed down just in time.
(d) He was rescued.

12. What did Granny say to Grandpa when she woke up for a time while she was sick?
(a) Water the plants.
(b) Clean your dishes.
(c) Say your prayers.
(d) You need a haircut.

13. Who recently passed away when the book begins?
(a) Aunt Lotta.
(b) Uncle Camp.
(c) Grandpa.
(d) Granny.

14. Why is Will so special to Grandpa Blakeslee?
(a) He is the first grandchild who lived.
(b) He is the first grandson.
(c) He is the most like himself.
(d) He is the first redhead in the family.

15. What did Loma do when her father refused to let her reach her desired profession?
(a) She dropped out of college.
(b) She married a stupid man.
(c) She ran away from home.
(d) She spent a great deal of money on clothes.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who warns Will that the train is coming while he is on the trestle?

2. How many live children does Grandpa Blakeslee have?

3. What does Will call Love before she marries his grandfather?

4. Why does Will not enjoy being in the spotlight after escaping the train?

5. What does Will forget to do the day after his train experience?

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