The Dead of the House Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

Hannah Green
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Summer Afternoon, Summer Afternoon.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. From what country do Vanessa's ancestors come?
(a) Germany.
(b) France.
(c) Italy.
(d) England.

2. What does Vanessa call Grandmother Nye, Nathaniel, Joab and Great Grandmother Vanessa?
(a) The spooks.
(b) The dearly departed.
(c) Her spirited relatives.
(d) The dead of the house.

3. In what season does Vanessa read Uncle Joab's poetry outside?
(a) Autumn.
(b) Summer.
(c) Spring.
(d) Winter.

4. Grandpa Nye is filled with sadness for _____________________.
(a) Illiteracy.
(b) Starving children.
(c) Dead soldiers.
(d) His lost youth.

5. How far back does Vanessa share her family lineage?
(a) Grandfather.
(b) Great-great-great-grandfather.
(c) Great-great-grandfather.
(d) Great grandfather.

Short Answer Questions

1. Whose spirit does Vanessa feel in the room as she views books and engravings in Grandpa Nye's library?

2. Which of the following does Vanessa not consider herself to to?

3. What beverage does the family drink before dinner?

4. What does Vanessa's father show the kids at the lake how to do?

5. Where did the children play when they moved to Cincinnati?

(see the answer key)

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