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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 12, "A Dangerous Adventure".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which three people does Little Tree learn about from Granpa's stories in Chapter 5?
(a) Uncle Coon, Papa Jack and Pa.
(b) An uncle who gets in trouble with women, granpa's pa and Coon Jack.
(c) Uncle, Pa and Bonnie Bee.
(d) Jack, Papa and Uncle.
2. Who is Smokehouse and what role does he play in Chapter 7?
(a) The policeman who investigates the claim made by the visitor about an alleged criminal.
(b) A half-Cherokee who burns wood for the coal oil lamp.
(c) The partner who works with the visitor to write the entry for the competition.
(d) The friend who gives the visitor a ride to the cabin.
3. In the narration, Little Tree says he discovers later on that Granma only read some parts of the stories about George Washington. What reason does Little Tree suggest for this?
(a) She wants Granpa to have someone to admire.
(b) She doesn't want to upset Little Tree.
(c) She thinks Granpa will get angry.
(d) She doesn't want Little Tree exposed to violent stories.
4. Where does Granma get books to read to Little Tree and Granpa?
(a) Little Tree and Granpa collect them from the library at the settlement.
(b) Granma reads books that Little Tree brought with him from his parents' home.
(c) Granma buys books at the settlement store.
(d) Granma reads books that Little Tree brings them from the school at the settlement.
5. What is Little Tree planning to do with the extra coins he is keeping in his pocket from his savings?
(a) Buy a candy box for Granma's Christmas present.
(b) Buy a hat for Granpa.
(c) Buy a dictionary to learn new words.
(d) Buy candy for the sharecropper's daughter.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Little Tree learn about Granpa when he hears him say "I kin ye Bonnie Bee"?
2. How does the author use contrast to show different lifestyles and characters in Chapter 7?
3. How does the author establish Granma's resourcefulness in Chapter 12?
4. How do the events in Chapter 12 demonstrate the importance of Granma's knowledge of plants and herbs?
5. In his reaction to this visitor, what characteristics does Little Tree display that he will have to overcome in order to avoid difficulties with some people outside his family?
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