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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What else does Ichabod pride himself on besides his singing?
(a) His clothing.
(b) His poetry.
(c) His dancing.
(d) His writing.
2. What is the musician at the Van Tassel's party?
(a) A gray-haired elderly man.
(b) Brom Bones.
(c) The preacher.
(d) Van Ripper.
3. Who is the architect of Ichabod's schoolhouse?
(a) Ichabod Crane.
(b) Van Ripper.
(c) Yost Van Houten.
(d) Van Brunt.
4. 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.
5. What is the tone of the story?
(b) Loving and light.
(d) Dark and somber.
6. Who founded the area around Sleepy Hollow?
(a) The French.
(b) The British.
(c) The Spanish.
(d) The Dutch.
7. Where is Ichabod's 'realm'?
(a) His farm.
(b) His horse.
(c) The church.
(d) His schoolhouse.
8. What animal does the narrator compare to Ichabod's appetite?
(a) A rabbit.
(b) A bird.
(c) An elephant.
(d) An anaconda.
9. As the narrator tells the events of Van Tassel's party, he refers to himself as what?
(a) Brom's buddy.
(b) Ichabod's friend.
(c) Ichabod's historian.
(d) A fateful observer.
10. Brom Bones is noted for preferring what kind of animals?
11. A new path leads Ichabod, Gunpowder, and his mysterious rider to what location?
(a) The church.
(b) A farm.
(c) The schoolhouse.
(d) The cemetery.
12. Old Baltus Van Tassel is what kind of farmer?
13. Whom does the schoolhouse and its furniture belong?
(a) Van Tassel.
(b) Van Ripper.
(c) The community.
14. Who is the favorite spectre of Sleepy Hollow?
(a) The Headless Horseman.
(b) The ghost.
(d) Wailing women.
15. What does a visiting farmer bring news of years later, after Ichabod's disappearance from Sleepy Hollow?
(a) That Ichabod plans to return to Sleepy Hollow.
(b) That Ichabod Crane is alive and well.
(c) That Ichabod's body has been found.
(d) That Ichabod lives in a neighboring town.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of life do many townspeople believe Ichabod had?
2. What does the narrator likens Brom's attempts at courting to?
3. When Ichabod reaches the road to Sleepy Hollow, what does Gunpowder do?
4. Whenever someone speaks of Ichabod Crane, what does Brom do?
5. At the beginning of the story, the papers are found amongst whose belongings?
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