|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why can't Ethan replace Zeena's pickle dish?
(a) It came from Philadelphia.
(b) It was the last of its kind.
(c) It came from Paris.
(d) It was a family heirloom.
2. Ethan claims that Mattie did not see him outside the church because _____________________________________.
(a) She was too busy talking to her friends.
(b) She went back inside to dance with Denis Eady.
(c) She was not looking for him.
(d) She did not expect him to show up.
3. Ethan enjoys following Zeena's orders at first because ___________________________________________.
(a) He cannot run the farm without her help.
(b) They free him to leave the house and go about his business.
(c) They free him of responsibility to his home and family.
(d) They remind him of when his mother was alive and well.
4. When Ethan returned to Starkfield, he missed ____________________________.
(a) Dances where he might meet girls.
(b) The chance to study astronomy.
(c) The chance to discuss business among men.
(d) Friendly interactions with his classmates.
5. Lying in bed the previous night, Ethan regretted __________________________.
(a) Not kissing Mattie.
(b) Kissing Mattie.
(c) Getting caught holding Mattie when Zeena opened the door.
(d) Not leaving Zeena long ago.
Short Answer Questions
1. Mattie quickly moves from Zeena's chair as if ____________________________________.
2. What spark in Ethan had not been completely extinguished by the Starkfield winters?
3. Ethan is initially drawn to Zeena because __________________________________.
4. Ethan immediately regrets telling Zeena he will get money from Mr. Hale because ________________________________________.
5. Which of her partners offers Mattie a ride home?
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