|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 20, "Home Again".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Little Tree's responsibility in producing the whiskey?
(a) He helps to pour the sugar in the whiskey.
(b) He helps to carry the whiskey to the store.
(c) He helps to stir and clean the pot.
(d) He helps to bottle the whiskey.
2. Why is Wilburn, the boy at the orphanage, as much of an outcast as Little Tree is?
(a) He is Mexican.
(b) His clubfoot makes him different from the other children.
(c) He is Jewish.
(d) He is African-American.
3. What makes Little Tree go to bed feeling happier in spite of his loss in Chapter 1?
(a) Granma and Granpa promise to take care of him.
(b) Granma sings him a song that makes him understand his new name.
(c) A good supper.
(d) He holds a gift from his mother as he goes to sleep.
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. 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) For the lessons he teaches Little Tree.
(d) Because he is knowledgeable about the mountains.
Short Answer Questions
1. In the mountains in Chapter 2, what does Little Tree see Tal-con doing?
2. The author implies there is a special bond between Willow John and Little Tree, despite the difference in their ages. What is the cause of this bond?
3. In the incident with the two men from Chattanooga, how does Little Tree demonstrate that he is becoming clever and less trusting?
4. What advice from Granma does Little Tree follow to help him get through his need for communication with his grandparents?
5. How do the Cherokee who escape from the soldiers into the hollows survive?
This section contains 547 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)