|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ethan asks Mattie _________________________________.
(a) If she loves him.
(b) If she would like to leave Starkfield with him.
(c) If she wants to continue working for him.
(d) If she would like to go coasting some night.
2. Where is Ethan Frome going at the start of Chapter 1?
(a) Ethan is walking to the church in town to pick up his wife's cousin.
(b) Ethan is walking back to the farm to find his wife's cousin.
(c) Ethan is going a neighboring town to seek a doctor for his wife.
(d) Ethan is walking to the church to escort Mattie and Michael Eady back to town.
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) Sneaking downstairs to clean up during the night.
(b) Claiming that she should not be asked to work.
(c) Quietly asking her to do her chores over again.
(d) Doing most of her chores for her.
5. Ethan resists following his wife upstairs because __________________________________________.
(a) He does not want Mattie to watch them go up to bed together.
(b) He does not want Mattie to be left downstairs alone.
(c) He does not want Mattie to see him show kindness to Zeena.
(d) He does not want to give in to Zeena's demands.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is Zeena still awake when Ethan and Mattie arrive at home?
2. Mattie is encouraged to enjoy evenings out because _______________________________.
3. Ethan now sees the cemetery as ____________________________.
4. Ethan is dismayed to find ________________________.
5. While they walk home, Ethan expresses his concern that Mattie will __________________________.
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