|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ethan puts his arm around Mattie ________________________.
(a) To show her his intentions.
(b) To console her.
(c) To steady her as they walk.
(d) To demonstrate his ownership of her to Denis Eady.
2. Wharton compares the chill in the Frome's kitchen to ______________________________.
(a) The landscape of Starkfield.
(b) Zeena's heart.
(c) A darkened hearth.
(d) A vault after the dry cold of a night.
3. Mattie Silver has lived with the Fromes for _______________.
(a) A year.
(b) One month.
(c) Five years.
(d) Six months.
4. Who almost runs into the elm when sledding?
(a) Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Hale.
(b) Ned Hale and Ruth Varnum.
(c) Mattie Silver and Denis Eady.
(d) Zeena and Ethan Frome.
5. Zeena believes Mattie will leave soon because ______________________________.
(a) Mattie has found another post in town.
(b) Mattie has grown tired of Ethan's advances.
(c) Mattie will get married to Denis Eady.
(d) Mattie will return to live with her own family.
Short Answer Questions
1. Ethan tries to avoid accompanying his wife to bed by claiming ________________________________.
2. Ethan claims that Mattie did not see him outside the church because _____________________________________.
3. Where is Ethan Frome going at the start of Chapter 1?
4. Why is Zeena still awake when Ethan and Mattie arrive at home?
5. Ethan is please to find that ______________________________.
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