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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Mrs. Stanton intend to get to Halifax?
(a) Ride a horse.
(d) Drive a car.
2. What happened to Anthony's legs?
(a) They were cut off in an accident.
(b) They were bit off by a shark.
(c) They were surgically removed.
(d) No one is sure.
3. How much of the island does Mrs. Stanton say her husband left to her?
(a) One-half of it.
(b) One-third of it.
(c) All of it.
(d) One-fourth of it.
4. What does Greta believe is her horizon?
(a) The ocean.
(b) Blue Cove.
(c) The shore.
(d) The fog.
5. How many children does Mrs. Stanton have?
6. To what does Greta compare her birthdays?
(c) A sunrise.
(d) A hill.
7. Who does Greta talk to about her twelfth birthday?
(a) Mrs. Morrill.
(d) Her father.
8. Where is Retha?
(a) At school.
(b) At a friend's house.
(c) At the shore.
(d) At church.
9. What are the Morrills doing when Greta arrives?
(a) Preparing dinner.
(b) Getting ready for church.
(c) Going to the doctor.
(d) Getting ready for a burial.
10. Why does Retha not tell Greta about Anthony?
(a) Her mother told her not to.
(b) It's a secret.
(c) Anthony threatened her.
(d) She forgot.
11. Who is watching at the Morrill's gate?
(a) Mrs. Morrill.
12. With what flower does Mrs. Morrill make a bouquet?
(b) Baby's breath.
13. What does Mrs. Morehouse ask Mrs. Stanton to do?
(a) Show them the pressed flowers.
(b) Go away.
(c) Introduce the duke to them.
(d) Model her dress for them.
14. What does Mrs. Morrill ask Greta?
(a) How long she will keep coming.
(b) When she will be twelve.
(c) If she is well.
(d) When she will be eighteen.
15. How long had the Cornwalls been married when the captain died?
(a) Ten years.
(b) A few months.
(c) One week.
(d) Three years.
Short Answer Questions
1. How long has Anthony lived at Blue Cove?
2. Who does Greta accidentally mention to her father?
3. What distracts Greta from Blue Cove in September?
4. What interrupts Mrs. Morrill's story?
5. What does Mrs. Morrill believe about Anthony?
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