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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Pages 26 - 36.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Douglas find contentment in on Grandfather's porch?
(a) Sounds of the crickets
(b) Adults' presence and chatter
(c) Brother's love
(d) Catching lightning bugs
2. How much does Grandfather pay the boys for the dandelions they collect?
(a) 25 cents per bag
(b) 10 cents per bag
(c) 1 cent per dandelion
(d) 5 cents per bag
3. Which of the following words would Douglas use to describe Green Town?
4. What did Douglas want his father to buy him after they went to a movie?
(c) Ice cream cone
5. What habit of Tom's gives Douglas an idea?
(a) Keeping statistics
(b) Gathering dandelions
(c) Running through the meadow
(d) Collecting rainwater
Short Answer Questions
1. In what state does this novel take place?
2. Where do the men and boys gather on many of the summer nights?
3. What does Douglas' father speak about the wonders of?
4. How much more money does Douglas need to buy the new sneakers himself?
5. Where do many of the women work and chat on the summer nights?
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