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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. In what special activity do Little Tree and his grandparents participate on weekend evenings during the winter?
(a) They roast chestnuts in the fireplace.
(b) They go to church.
(c) They make rugs from the deer hide.
(d) Granma reads to Little Tree and Granpa.
2. What would be the most appropriate alternate title for Chapter 4?
(a) Granpa's Way of Hunting.
(b) Mountain Hunting.
(c) The Fox outwits the Hounds.
(d) Little Tree Takes A Fox.
3. Why does Granpa enjoy hunting even though he has never killed a fox in his life?
(a) Granpa enjoys hunting because it keeps him active.
(b) Granpa enjoys the fun of watching the hounds chase the fox and then seeing the fox outwit the hounds.
(c) Granpa enjoys hunting because of the lessons he learns from it.
(d) Granpa enjoys hunting because it makes Little Tree laugh.
4. At the beginning of the novel, how is Little Tree taken to his new home?
(a) He goes by car.
(b) He walks.
(c) He goes by bus.
(d) He rides a bus part of the way and then walks.
5. Which of the following best describes the theme of the opening chapter?
(a) Growing up.
(b) Loss and and a new beginning.
(d) Family relationships.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Granpa's story, why did his father's friend enter the church with a pistol?
2. What helps to determine whether Granpa and Granma light the coal oil lamp in the evenings during winter?
3. Where does Granma get books to read to Little Tree and Granpa?
4. At the end of Chapter 1, what kind of house is Little Tree taken to by his grandparents?
5. In Chapter 1, what does Little Tree's description of the woods around his new home reveal about his attitude to the surroundings?
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