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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through And Here Tecumseh Fell.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following does not describe Grandpa Nye's behavior when the family sees him in the hospital?
(a) Telling jokes to the nurses.
(b) Staring straight ahead.
(c) Speaking in halting words.
(d) Lying propped up on pillows.
2. What do Lisa and Vanessa go to the basement with Grandpa Nye to do?
(a) Bring up some apples.
(b) Find their old bicycles.
(c) Pick out a bottle of wine.
(d) Look at scrapbooks.
3. What does Mr. Nye get from the glove compartment of his car?
(b) A flask.
4. What Christmas tradition does Amy now have that Vanessa and Lisa always did?
(a) Sing Christmas carols.
(b) Watch for Rudolph's nose in the dark sky.
(c) Leave cookies and milk for Santa.
(d) Hang her stocking on the fireplace.
5. Grandpa Nye's grandfather married the daughter of __________________________.
(a) A Baptist minister.
(b) A diplomat.
(c) An industrialist.
(d) A politician.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did Grandpa Nye travel across Canada as a young man?
2. What is Vanessa's sister's name?
3. What does Vanessa consider Grandpa Nye's lawn to be?
4. What news do Vanessa and Janey hear on the radio?
5. What was the occasion of Grandpa Nye's last public speech?
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