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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Ethan does not ask the Hales for money because _____________________________________.
(a) He sees that he is being deceptive and selfish.
(b) They are likely to tell Zeena about it.
(c) They have never been particularly kind to him.
(d) He knows they have fallen on hard times.
2. Who almost runs into the elm when sledding?
(a) Ned Hale and Ruth Varnum.
(b) Zeena and Ethan Frome.
(c) Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Hale.
(d) Mattie Silver and Denis Eady.
3. How has Mattie changed her appearance for Ethan?
(a) She has worn her best dress.
(b) She has worn a bonnet on her head.
(c) She has borrowed on of Zeena's dresses.
(d) She has tied a red ribbon in her hair.
4. While Ethan warms himself by the stove, Mattie _______________________.
(a) Sews in the kitchen.
(b) Sews near the lamp.
(c) Polishes the pickle dish.
(d) Glues the dish back together.
5. Ethan invites Jotham to dinner because _______________________________________.
(a) He needs to talk to Jotham about his work.
(b) He knows Zeena will not ask about money with Jotham there.
(c) He wants a neutral presence there since Zeena has returned.
(d) He wants an objective observer to hear Zeena's health complaints.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens to Ethan's horse?
2. Why is Zeena still awake when Ethan and Mattie arrive at home?
3. Ethan is please to find that ______________________________.
4. When Ethan and Mattie arrive at home, they cannot find _______________________.
5. Ethan immediately regrets telling Zeena he will get money from Mr. Hale because ________________________________________.
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