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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What country are the descendants of Sleepy Hollow from?
(b) The Neverlands.
2. Which character's home is "bursting forth with the treasures of the farm"?
(b) Van Tassel's.
3. What is the narrator doing the day he happens upon Sleepy Hollow?
4. How old is Katrina Van Tassel?
5. What does Baltus Van Tassel do to support his family?
(a) A big inn.
(b) A profitable general store.
(c) A doctor.
(d) A big productive farm.
6. What are the boys from Sleepy Hollow called?
(a) The Sleepy Hollow Boys.
(b) Hollow Hunters.
(c) Sleepy Skaters.
(d) Sleepy Hollow Merrimakers.
7. What is one thing Brom Bones does to Ichabod to try to get him to stop seeking Katrina's hand in marriage?
(a) Smoke out the school house.
(b) Post a threatening letter.
(c) Smash the school house door.
(d) Beat him up.
8. What is Ichabod's focus from the moment he visits the Van Tassel's home?
(a) To defeat the Headless Horseman.
(b) To steal the Van Tassel's farm.
(c) To sing in front of Katrina.
(d) To win Katrina's hand in marriage.
9. What is the time period of the story?
10. Where is the church located?
(a) By a river.
(b) In the center of town.
(c) Isolated near a farm.
(d) Isolated and nearby trees were shourd in darkness.
11. What other name is The Headless Horseman called?
(a) Galloping Hessian.
(b) Headless Rider.
(c) Headless Harry.
(d) Galloping Giant.
12. Which of the following do some residents believe bewitched the area?
(a) A German doctor.
(b) A witch.
(c) A sorcerer.
(d) A French ghost.
13. Neighbors usually dismiss the antics and disturbances of whom?
(a) Ichabod Crane.
(b) Katrina Van Tassel.
(c) Brom Van Brunt.
14. What is Ichabod's favorite thing to do?
15. What does the author refer to Van Tassel's home as?
(a) An estate.
(b) A castle.
(c) A palace.
(d) A home.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which story dominates the conversation between the men the night of the Van Tassel feast?
2. Several stories speak of sightings and abduction of whom?
3. What does Ichabod take a long time doing before going to the Van Tassel event?
4. What is Ichabod's real love?
5. What does Brom Bones tell the other men he does with the Headless Horseman?
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