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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What insect does the narrator compare Ichabod's elbows while mounted on Gunpowder?
(a) A bee.
(b) An ant.
(c) A grasshopper.
(d) A fly.
2. Whom begins to ride along Ichabod as he and Gunpowder head home after the Van Tassel party?
(b) The dark horse and rider.
(c) Brom and Daredevil.
3. To those in Sleepy Hollow, Brom Van Burnt is considered to be a ______.
4. What does Ichabod do between services on Sunday?
(a) Visit with the available women.
(b) Sing with the parson.
(c) Read the Bible.
(d) Cook food.
5. What book has Ichabod mastered?
(a) A History of the English People.
(b) History of New England Witchcraft.
(c) The Bible.
(d) A History of the American Revolution.
6. Who brings the invitation for the Van Tassel's to Ichabod?
(a) Katrina Van Tassel.
(b) Bultrus Van Tassel.
(c) An unnamed character.
(d) Van Ripper.
7. Whenever someone speaks of Ichabod Crane, what does Brom do?
(a) Kiss Katrina.
(b) Smile with a smug expression.
(d) Leave the room.
8. Brom Bones is noted for preferring what kind of animals?
9. What do some in Sleepy Hollow believe happened to Ichabod?
(a) He is thrilled to live in a neighboring town.
(b) He is embarrassed over losing the rich Katrina.
(c) He is happy living in New York.
(d) He is scared to death.
10. What does the narrator likens Brom's attempts at courting to?
(a) To the clawing of a wolverine.
(b) To the gentle caresses of a sword.
(c) To the gentle caresses of a bear.
(d) To the cawing of a crow.
11. What does Ichabod see at the end of the bridge?
(a) Brom Bones.
(b) A large figure.
12. What is the name of Katrina's mother?
(a) Selena Van Tassel.
(b) Bultrus Van Tassel.
(c) Mabel Van Tassel.
(d) Mynheer Van Tassel.
13. How is Ichabod able to spread gossip?
(a) By spending time with women on Sunday.
(b) By sending notes home with students.
(c) By boarding from house to house.
(d) By sending letters.
14. Who founded the area around Sleepy Hollow?
(a) The British.
(b) The Spanish.
(c) The Dutch.
(d) The French.
15. What is so tempting about the Van Tassel's farm to Ichabod?
(a) The landscape's beauty.
(b) The price of each acre.
(c) The various meats and foul available.
(d) The amount of acerage.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Old Brouwer, what happens to the Headless Horseman?
2. The narrator refers to Ichabod as a what?
3. What time of night does Ichabod leave the Van Tassel's?
4. What do the country people hear haunting through the village?
5. Who is the large blue-beard Dutchman?
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