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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Zeena is described as an old woman, although she is ____________________________.
(a) Only thirty-five years old.
(b) Only twenty-seven years old.
(c) Only twenty-five years old.
(d) Only twenty-eight years old.
2. Ethan knows Zeena has made plans because _____________________________________.
(a) She is wearing her pajamas.
(b) She is dressed in traveling clothes.
(c) She has ordered a taxi to take her to town.
(d) She is still in bed when he gets home.
3. Ethan puts his arm around Mattie ________________________.
(a) To show her his intentions.
(b) To console her.
(c) To demonstrate his ownership of her to Denis Eady.
(d) To steady her as they walk.
4. Ethan tries to disguise Mattie's unskilled efforts at housekeeping by ______________________________.
(a) Quietly asking her to do her chores over again.
(b) Sneaking downstairs to clean up during the night.
(c) Claiming that she should not be asked to work.
(d) Doing most of her chores for her.
5. Wharton compares the chill in the Frome's kitchen to ______________________________.
(a) Zeena's heart.
(b) A vault after the dry cold of a night.
(c) A darkened hearth.
(d) The landscape of Starkfield.
Short Answer Questions
1. Wharton compares the darkened farmhouses to ________________.
2. Lying in bed the previous night, Ethan regretted __________________________.
3. Where is Ethan Frome going at the start of Chapter 1?
4. Mattie worries that Zeena ______________________________.
5. Mattie's only skills include _______________________________________.
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