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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who almost runs into the elm when sledding?
(a) Zeena and Ethan Frome.
(b) Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Hale.
(c) Ned Hale and Ruth Varnum.
(d) Mattie Silver and Denis Eady.
2. Ethan is dismayed to find ________________________.
(a) Mattie has disappeared into the crowd.
(b) Mattie is forced to dance with an undesirable partner.
(c) Mattie standing alone in a corner.
(d) Mattie dancing happily with the grocer's son.
3. Mattie worries that Zeena ______________________________.
(a) Is not satisfied with her work.
(b) Is not satisfied with Ethan's farming abilities.
(c) Is jealous of Mattie's affair with Ethan.
(d) Is jealous of Mattie's money.
4. Ethan tries to disguise Mattie's unskilled efforts at housekeeping by ______________________________.
(a) Doing most of her chores for her.
(b) Sneaking downstairs to clean up during the night.
(c) Claiming that she should not be asked to work.
(d) Quietly asking her to do her chores over again.
5. What is happening at the church at midnight?
(a) The church social is taking place.
(b) Christmas Eve is being celebrated.
(c) A town meeting is taking place.
(d) The church services are taking place.
Short Answer Questions
1. Zeena believes Mattie will leave soon because ______________________________.
2. Wharton compares the chill in the Frome's kitchen to ______________________________.
3. Why does Ethan hide outside the church when waiting for Mattie?
4. When Ethan arrives, he ____________________________.
5. Ethan puts his arm around Mattie ________________________.
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