|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ethan does his clearest thinking while _______________________________.
(a) Working familiar outdoor tasks.
(b) Driving the lumber to town.
(c) Talking to Zeena.
(d) Feeding the horses.
2. Zeena's cat ____________________________.
(a) Watches Ethan and hisses at him.
(b) Claws at Mattie when she sits in Zeena's chair.
(c) Falls asleep on top of Mattie's sewing.
(d) Watches them through narrowed eyes.
3. While they walk home, Ethan expresses his concern that Mattie will __________________________.
(a) Leave them soon to get married.
(b) Get a bad reputation for dancing with so many men.
(c) Get a cold from walking home so often.
(d) Leave them soon to find another job.
4. Instead of asking the Hales for money, Ethan _________________________.
(a) Goes to the train station.
(b) Goes home.
(c) Goes to visit Jotham Powell.
(d) Hides out in the barn.
5. Ethan makes Mattie uncomfortable when he mentions __________________________________.
(a) Her clumsiness with the pickle dish.
(b) Denis Eady coming to visit her at the house.
(c) How beautiful she looks under the lamp.
(d) Ruth and Ned kissing behind the trees.
Short Answer Questions
1. Because Ethan is too afraid to touch Mattie, he settles for _______________________________.
2. Why does Ethan think Zeena has not arrived at home yet?
3. Zeena asks Ethan if Jotham Powell can _________________________.
4. Ethan claims he continues to mention Mattie's eventual marriage because __________________________________.
5. Ethan finds that Zeena's refusal to eat is usually followed by ___________________________________.
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