|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Instead of asking the Hales for money, Ethan _________________________.
(a) Goes to visit Jotham Powell.
(b) Goes to the train station.
(c) Goes home.
(d) Hides out in the barn.
2. Mattie's only skills include _______________________________________.
(a) Book-keeping and clerical work.
(b) Making candy, playing piano minimally, and reciting poetry.
(c) Making dresses and singing.
(d) Making medicine, nursing others, and household chores.
3. Ethan knows he cannot leave Starkfield with Mattie because ________________________________________.
(a) Zeena's family would prevent him from leaving.
(b) Mattie would not want to leave town in disgrace.
(c) Underneath it all, he still loves Zeena.
(d) He has no money, and no way of borrowing any in town.
4. Ethan believes that Zeena's one pleasure is __________________________________.
(a) Punishing the weak.
(b) Inflicting pain on him.
(c) Helping others.
(d) Nursing her illness.
5. Ethan makes Mattie uncomfortable when he mentions __________________________________.
(a) Denis Eady coming to visit her at the house.
(b) Ruth and Ned kissing behind the trees.
(c) How beautiful she looks under the lamp.
(d) Her clumsiness with the pickle dish.
Short Answer Questions
1. Ethan's room is unusable for several months of the year because ______________________________________.
2. Zeena asks Ethan if Jotham Powell can _________________________.
3. In the morning, Ethan convinces himself that ________________________________.
4. Mattie knows Ethan slept in the unheated study because ________________________________.
5. Ethan dreads Zeena's trips to the doctor because _____________________________.
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