|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Zeena asks Ethan if Jotham Powell can _________________________.
(a) Bring the lumber to Mr. Hale.
(b) Drive her to Michael Eady's store.
(c) Drive her to the train station.
(d) Accompany her to the doctor's office.
2. What emotion does Mrs. Hale express for Ethan?
3. Who almost runs into the elm when sledding?
(a) Ned Hale and Ruth Varnum.
(b) Zeena and Ethan Frome.
(c) Mattie Silver and Denis Eady.
(d) Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Hale.
4. Ethan tries to avoid accompanying his wife to bed by claiming ________________________________.
(a) He has to tend to the horses.
(b) He has work to do in his study.
(c) He has to go over the mill accounts.
(d) He has to rebuild the fire.
5. Ethan believes that Zeena's one pleasure is __________________________________.
(a) Punishing the weak.
(b) Helping others.
(c) Inflicting pain on him.
(d) Nursing her illness.
Short Answer Questions
1. Mattie knows Ethan slept in the unheated study because ________________________________.
2. Ethan does his clearest thinking while _______________________________.
3. Ethan intends to hurry home for dinner so that __________________________________-.
4. Zeena believes Mattie enjoys living in Starkfield only because ______________________________.
5. Ethan does not ask the Hales for money because _____________________________________.
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