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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 6, "To Know The Past".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What reasons are given in Chapter 4 for Granpa to keep the hounds?
(a) To keep away people from the settlement.
(b) To guard the crops and cabin and to have fun fox-hunting.
(c) To keep away the other Cherokee.
(d) To protect Granma when she is alone.
2. 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 doesn't want Little Tree exposed to violent stories.
(d) She thinks Granpa will get angry.
3. What lesson does the author teach the reader in Chapter 6, based on how the Indians responded to the oppression by the soldiers?
(a) The oppressed will always turn against each other in order to escape death.
(b) Oppressed people can remain strong and proud.
(c) The oppressed should fight back even if it causes more deaths.
(d) The oppressed should surrender in order to save lives.
4. What is the name of the part of the mountain trail between the mountains where the trail becomes thinner?
(a) The Narrows.
(b) Thinning Trail.
(c) Narrow Trail.
5. What is the Hangin' Gap?
(a) The gap between the two mountains.
(b) The space between two streams in the mountain.
(c) The place where Cherokees hang those who steal animals.
(d) A creek in the thin part of the trail.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Little Tree learn about Granpa when he hears him say "I kin ye Bonnie Bee"?
2. In Chapter 6, how does the author explain that Pa knows Indians are around?
3. What does the woman in the black car ask when she stops Little Tree and Granpa on their way back from the settlement?
4. How do the Cherokee who escape from the soldiers into the hollows survive?
5. In Chapter 6, the author reveals that Pa becomes a warrior late in his life. For whom does he fight?
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