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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What room did Ethan create for himself when he returned from college?
(a) A laboratory
(b) A study.
(c) A storage room.
(d) A library.
2. In his hurry to get be in the house with Mattie, Ethan neglects ________________________________.
(a) To deliver the lumber.
(b) Caring for Zeena.
(c) Caring for his horses.
(d) His own health.
3. Ethan claims he continues to mention Mattie's eventual marriage because __________________________________.
(a) He is trying to get used to the idea.
(b) He wants her to swear she will never marry.
(c) Zeena wants him to encourage Mattie to leave.
(d) He is burning with jealousy.
4. Ethan enjoys following Zeena's orders at first because ___________________________________________.
(a) They remind him of when his mother was alive and well.
(b) They free him to leave the house and go about his business.
(c) They free him of responsibility to his home and family.
(d) He cannot run the farm without her help.
5. Wharton compares the darkened farmhouses to ________________.
(a) Haunted houses.
Short Answer Questions
1. Mattie lives with the Fromes because ____________________________.
2. Ethan makes Mattie uncomfortable when he mentions __________________________________.
3. Ethan is initially drawn to Zeena because __________________________________.
4. Zeena has packed her bag in order to _________________________________.
5. Ethan resists following his wife upstairs because __________________________________________.
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