|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is happening at the church at midnight?
(a) The church services are taking place.
(b) The church social is taking place.
(c) A town meeting is taking place.
(d) Christmas Eve is being celebrated.
2. Zeena instructs Jotham Powell to ________________________________________.
(a) Take Mattie to the train when he goes to pick up the hired girl.
(b) Search Mattie's belongings for Zeena's missing items.
(c) Take Mattie into town and leave her there.
(d) Carry Mattie's trunk to the sleigh.
3. Ethan asks Mattie _________________________________.
(a) If she loves him.
(b) If she wants to continue working for him.
(c) If she would like to leave Starkfield with him.
(d) If she would like to go coasting some night.
4. Zeena may have become sickly because ______________________________.
(a) She became obsessed with her own symptoms.
(b) She refused to take medications.
(c) Ethan would not permit her to leave the farm.
(d) Ethan forced her to work outside on the farm.
5. Ethan looks forward to the walks to meet Mattie because ______________________________.
(a) These are his only opportunities to be alone at night.
(b) They allow him to socialize with the townspeople.
(c) These are the only opportunities he has to be alone with her.
(d) He needs the exercise.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Mattie tried stenography and bookkeeping, _________________________________.
2. What word best describes the mood of the scene between Ethan and Mattie?
3. What brought Ethan back to the farm, ending his studies at Worcester?
4. Why isn't Zeena fooled by Ethan's claim that the cat broke her pickle dish?
5. Ethan asks Mattie to sit in Zeena's chair because _____________________________.
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