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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the one thing that Catherine asks to have brought to her in the jail?
(a) Her embroidery.
(b) Her goldfish.
(c) Her blanket.
(d) Her cat.
2. What do Maude and Elizabeth want Collin to come as to their Halloween party?
(a) A werewolf.
(b) A monster.
(c) A skeleton.
(d) A mummy.
3. Who claims, "Responsible? No one is that; except ourselves" in Chapter 6?
4. What does Little Homer take out of his hat in Chapter 6 while in the tree?
(a) A knife.
(c) A rope.
(d) A gun.
5. What do they take with them when leaving the tree house at the end of Chapter 6?
(a) The food.
(b) The goldfish.
(d) The quilt.
6. At what time does the narrator say the rain slackens in Chapter 6?
(a) Near dawn.
(b) Near two.
(c) Near midnight.
(d) Near dusk.
7. What kind of car does Riley drive?
(d) Alfa Romeo.
8. What is the town barber's name?
(a) Amos Legrand.
(b) Ronald Barber.
(c) Jefferey Walters.
(d) Andy Wilson.
9. Who is approaching the tree house at the beginning of Chapter 6?
(a) The Judge.
(c) The Bailiff.
(d) The Sheriff.
10. What does Riley whip his sisters with?
(a) A switch.
(b) A paddle.
(c) A belt.
(d) A tennis shoe.
11. Where does Dolly take Verena in Chapter 6?
(a) Into their house.
(b) Down to the river.
(c) Into the hospital.
(d) Into the tree.
12. What is scattered about the house boat?
(a) Fishing magazines.
(b) Women's magazines.
(c) Hunting magazines.
(d) Adventure magazines.
13. Whose ears does Verena box in the battle by the tree?
(c) The Sheriff's.
14. What kind of fish do the narrator and Riley catch?
15. What does everyone in the tree house decide they miss most in the morning?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is known in the town as the biggest gossip?
2. How much has Verena given to Dr. Ritz for machinery for the old cannery?
3. What does Judge do while the boys are away in the town?
4. Who is shot in the battle by the tree?
5. Who does the narrator find in the tree house when he returns after Catherine is taken away?
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