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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. To what does Greta compare her birthdays?
2. How does Mrs. Stanton intend to get to Halifax?
3. What distracts Greta from Blue Cove in September?
4. Where is Retha?
5. Who does Greta accidentally mention to her father?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Christine describe her feelings about her twelfth birthday to Greta?
2. Why do the men bring strange sailors to Anthony's home?
3. Why are there fancy items in Blue Cove homes not found in Little Valley homes?
4. What does Greta's father say when she asks him if there will be any more heavy fogs soon?
5. Describe Anthony's appearance when Captain Cheney finds him.
6. What does Mrs. Stanton take with her to Halifax?
7. Why is Greta sad when Mrs. Morrill gives her one of Princess' kittens?
8. What seems to be the significance of Greta turning twelve?
9. How does Retha's mother respond when Retha asks about Greta?
10. How has Leah Cornwall come to have control of her husband's ship?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Although Greta was able to tell the people of Blue Cove that Ann's skeleton was found by the bottomless lake, the men of Blue Cove are still not able to find Ann when they go out looking for her. Why do you believe Ann was never found? What might have happened if she were found?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Princess' role in the novel.
Essay Topic 3
Talk about the role of Rosie, the cow, in the novel.
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