Ethan Frome Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Ethan is dismayed to find ________________________.
(a) Mattie dancing happily with the grocer's son.
(b) Mattie has disappeared into the crowd.
(c) Mattie standing alone in a corner.
(d) Mattie is forced to dance with an undesirable partner.

2. When Ethan arrives, he ____________________________.
(a) Interrupts the dance to find Mattie.
(b) Hides in the shadows outside the church.
(c) Interrupts Mattie's dance with a man from town.
(d) Enters the dance and enjoys watching the revelers.

3. Ethan asks Mattie _________________________________.
(a) If she would like to leave Starkfield with him.
(b) If she loves him.
(c) If she wants to continue working for him.
(d) If she would like to go coasting some night.

4. Wharton compares the darkened farmhouses to ________________.
(a) Haunted houses.
(b) Hospitals.
(c) Gravestones.
(d) Sanctuaries.

5. While they walk home, Ethan expresses his concern that Mattie will __________________________.
(a) Leave them soon to get married.
(b) Get a cold from walking home so often.
(c) Leave them soon to find another job.
(d) Get a bad reputation for dancing with so many men.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Ethan hide outside the church when waiting for Mattie?

2. Though Ethan's studies were brief, the author states that he became aware of

3. What is happening at the church at midnight?

4. Why is Zeena still awake when Ethan and Mattie arrive at home?

5. Ethan resists following his wife upstairs because __________________________________________.

(see the answer key)

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