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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Emma asks Jerome if she can fix...
(a) An egg and bacon for herself
(b) A piece of venison for the brood
(c) His cabinet openers
(d) A slice of toast for him
2. Regarding the Eppys' long walk home,...
(a) Jerome frets about their safety
(b) Jerome is not worried
(c) Jerome decides to check on them
(d) Jerome wishes they had stayed
3. Responses to Donald's ads have resulted in...
(a) Requests for adoption of Emma Lou
(b) Requests for interviews with Jerome
(c) Placement for all the raccoons
(d) A fad of raising skunks at home
4. Emma Lou gets out her pencil and seven cylinders to...
(a) Show off the tricks she has taught to the skunks
(b) Draw a plan for another statute
(c) Draw perfect circles on the floor
(d) Give the skunks some stepping stones
5. On one of his visits, Donald brought...
(a) A hamster wheel
(b) A squirrel cage
(c) A rabbit trap
(d) A raccoon trap
Short Answer Questions
1. Donald apologizes to Jerome for having been...
2. The weather for Jerome's Christmas party is...
3. To make sure there are no fur farmers among the buyers who want the animals,...
4. Jerome thinks Emma may suspect that...
5. Through responses to his ads, Donald has learned that...
Short Essay Questions
1. Why are Jerome Kildee's nerves frayed at this time? There is more than one reason.
2. Discuss what Emma has managed to teach the skunks to do as tricks.
3. What does Jerome seem to realize after Donald's appearance in this chapter? Why does he invited him for dinner?
4. Poor Jerome is discouraged. How do we know this?
5. Why has Donald come to visit Jerome?
6. What is it about the spotted skunks that is special?
7. Discuss Donald's idea for solving Jerome's animal population explosion.
8. When Emma proves that Monarch's mother was killed by a lion, how does she react? How does she feel about her reaction?
9. Jerome is more comfortable with Emma Lou and Donald now. Why?
10. What new thing does the reader learn about Jerome Kildee in this chapter?
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