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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 14, "A Night on the Mountain".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Chapter 2, what is the most important lesson that Little Tree learns about nature?
(a) That only the strong will survive.
(b) That the hawks help humans by killing dangerous animals.
(c) That there is a sense of balance in nature.
(d) That small creatures need to be protected by larger ones.
2. Why is the lady in the black car frustrated by Granpa's answer?
(a) Granpa directs them toward a mountain, due west.
(b) She thinks Granpa is being rude.
(c) She thinks Granpa is a foreigner.
(d) She thinks Granpa is deaf.
3. What dangerous adventure gives Chapter 12 its title?
(a) Little Tree is bitten by a bear.
(b) Little Tree is bitten by a rattlesnake.
(c) Granpa is bitten by a rattlesnake from which he rescues Little Tree.
(d) Granpa is bitten by a bear.
4. 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 should surrender in order to save lives.
(b) The oppressed will always turn against each other in order to escape death.
(c) Oppressed people can remain strong and proud.
(d) The oppressed should fight back even if it causes more deaths.
5. What is Little Tree learning from the way in which Granma and Granpa deal with any extra money that they get from the whiskey?
(a) The importance of saving extra money.
(b) To make a list of things to buy with extra money.
(c) To take the money to the bank.
(d) The importance of giving extra money to those who are worse off.
Short Answer Questions
1. What helps to determine whether Granpa and Granma light the coal oil lamp in the evenings during winter?
2. What is the meaning of the red flag planted on the land by the regulators?
3. In what special activity do Little Tree and his grandparents participate on weekend evenings during the winter?
4. In Chapter 7, why does Granpa say that Little Tree looks like he is becoming a man?
5. What does the visitor in Chapter 7 do at dinner that tempts Little Tree to forget one of his lessons about taking things?
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