|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 7.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Zeena believes Mattie enjoys living in Starkfield only because ______________________________.
(a) Mattie has no other place to go.
(b) Mattie has her sights set on marriage.
(c) Mattie is in love with Ethan.
(d) Mattie can live rent-free with Zeena and Ethan.
2. Whose presence at breakfast compels Ethan to hide his happiness at being alone with Mattie?
(b) Ruth Farnum.
(c) Andrew Hale.
(d) Jotham Powell.
3. What happens to Ethan's horse?
(a) The horse slipped and broke its leg.
(b) The horse was ill because it was not properly cared for.
(c) The horse broke its back under the heavy lumber load.
(d) The horse slipped and cut its knee.
4. Ethan dreads Zeena's trips to the doctor because _____________________________.
(a) He does not believe she is sick.
(b) She returns sicker than she was when she left.
(c) They cost so much.
(d) She never trusts what the doctors say.
5. Why can't Ethan replace Zeena's pickle dish?
(a) It was a family heirloom.
(b) It was the last of its kind.
(c) It came from Philadelphia.
(d) It came from Paris.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who almost runs into the elm when sledding?
2. When Ethan arrives, he ____________________________.
3. While they walk home, Ethan expresses his concern that Mattie will __________________________.
4. What emotion does Ethan feel over his argument with Zeena?
5. Ethan tries to avoid accompanying his wife to bed by claiming ________________________________.
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