Eight Week Quiz A
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9 | Chapter 10.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. As he chases Huck around the cabin, brandishing a knife, what does Pappy call his son?
(a) The Angel of Death.
(b) A right nasty varmint.
(c) The Devil incarnate.
(d) A freak of nature who belongs in Hell.
2. What idea is it that Huck and his friends don't fully understand [when forming their gang and making plans]?
3. What is the oracle that Jim consults?
(a) The way a toad reacts when it is prodded with a stick.
(b) A hairball.
(c) A chicken's liver.
(d) A crystal ball.
4. Why do Huck and Jim leave the baby's bottle in the house?
(a) It is too small to use as a water bottle.
(b) They think it contains poison.
(c) It is broken.
(d) It contains sour milk and would be diffficult to clean.
5. Who gives new clothes to Pappy?
(b) Miss Watson.
(c) The new Judge.
(d) Judge Thatcher.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does Huck escape from the cabin he has been locked in for three days?
2. What is Huck's reaction to the widow's prayer?
3. Where, on the island, do Huck and Jim hide their belongings?
4. How is Jim alerted to the coming lightning storm?
5. What explanation does Huck give for having the gun in his hands?
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