|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 6, "To Know The Past".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to Granpa's joke, why is Ti-bi robbed by the bear, the coon and the Cherokee?
(a) Because he does not watch out for the hawk.
(b) Because he eats too much and falls asleep.
(c) For taking more than he needs from nature.
(d) Because he leaves his surroundings unprotected.
2. Which three people does Little Tree learn about from Granpa's stories in Chapter 5?
(a) Jack, Papa and Uncle.
(b) Uncle Coon, Papa Jack and Pa.
(c) Uncle, Pa and Bonnie Bee.
(d) An uncle who gets in trouble with women, granpa's pa and Coon Jack.
3. According to his grandparents, why is it important for Little Tree to learn about his past?
(a) So he will know about his relatives.
(b) Because without understanding his past, he will not understand his future.
(c) Because he will have to teach his own children about the past.
(d) Because it will help him understand the Cherokee ways.
4. What is the Hangin' Gap?
(a) The place where Cherokees hang those who steal animals.
(b) The space between two streams in the mountain.
(c) A creek in the thin part of the trail.
(d) The gap between the two mountains.
5. According to Little Tree, why do the white mountain men in the area respect Granpa?
(a) For his love of nature.
(b) Because he is knowledgeable about the mountains.
(c) For his skills at trailing animals and his sense of instinct.
(d) For the lessons he teaches Little Tree.
Short Answer Questions
1. Granma accidentally reads about a law introduced by George Washington and this gets Granpa very angry. What law is this?
2. How does Pa say farewell to Granpa when he is dying?
3. In the mountains in Chapter 2, what does Little Tree see Tal-con doing?
4. In Chapter 2, what is the most important lesson that Little Tree learns about nature?
5. What does Granma make for Little Tree to wear for his first walk up the trail with Granpa?
This section contains 460 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)