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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When Zeena opens the door, Ethan is surprised by _______________________.
(a) Her gaunt appearance.
(b) Her cold nature.
(c) Her refusal to let them enter.
(d) Her excitement over their return.
2. Where is Ethan Frome going at the start of Chapter 1?
(a) Ethan is going a neighboring town to seek a doctor for his wife.
(b) Ethan is walking to the church to escort Mattie and Michael Eady back to town.
(c) Ethan is walking to the church in town to pick up his wife's cousin.
(d) Ethan is walking back to the farm to find his wife's cousin.
3. Lying in bed the previous night, Ethan regretted __________________________.
(a) Not leaving Zeena long ago.
(b) Getting caught holding Mattie when Zeena opened the door.
(c) Not kissing Mattie.
(d) Kissing Mattie.
4. Why is Zeena still awake when Ethan and Mattie arrive at home?
(a) She claims she was worried about them in the storm.
(b) She claims she felt so mean she could not sleep.
(c) She claims she was too cold to sleep.
(d) She claims she was jealous of Mattie and Ethan.
5. When Mattie tried stenography and bookkeeping, _________________________________.
(a) She became valuable to her family members.
(b) Her health broke down.
(c) She had great success.
(d) Her attitude prevented her from succeeding.
Short Answer Questions
1. Ethan tries to disguise Mattie's unskilled efforts at housekeeping by ______________________________.
2. Ethan tries to avoid accompanying his wife to bed by claiming ________________________________.
3. Zeena finally stopped criticizing Mattie when __________________________________.
4. With Mattie, Ethan feels ____________________.
5. Most of the story takes place during which season?
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