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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5, "I Kin Ye, Bonnie Bee".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the mode of narration used by the author to tell the story?
(a) The author is the narrator and knows everything.
(b) The author uses a third person narrator who is not in the story.
(c) The author uses a second person point of view.
(d) The author uses first person from a child's perspective.
2. What is the Hangin' Gap?
(a) The space between two streams in the mountain.
(b) A creek in the thin part of the trail.
(c) The gap between the two mountains.
(d) The place where Cherokees hang those who steal animals.
3. What two important characteristics of Granpa are revealed by the description of the fox and the hounds episode?
(a) Grandpa's great ability to catch foxes and control the hounds.
(b) Granpa's love for swimming and diving.
(c) Granpa's speed and agility.
(d) His immense respect for nature and animals and his sense of humor.
4. According to Little Tree, why do the white mountain men in the area respect Granpa?
(a) For his skills at trailing animals and his sense of instinct.
(b) For his love of nature.
(c) Because he is knowledgeable about the mountains.
(d) For the lessons he teaches Little Tree.
5. What is the name of the part of the mountain trail between the mountains where the trail becomes thinner?
(a) Thinning Trail.
(b) The Narrows.
(c) Narrow Trail.
Short Answer Questions
1. What makes Little Tree go to bed feeling happier in spite of his loss in Chapter 1?
2. In Chapter 1, what does Little Tree's description of the woods around his new home reveal about his attitude to the surroundings?
3. How does the incident with the fox and hounds affect the relationship between Granpa and Little Tree?
4. In what special activity do Little Tree and his grandparents participate on weekend evenings during the winter?
5. Why does Granpa enjoy hunting even though he has never killed a fox in his life?
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