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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to the narrator, what is Ichabod very good at doing?
(b) Helping out with difficult tasks.
(c) Protecting Sleepy Hollow.
(d) Getting what he wants.
2. Which demi-god does the narrator compare to Ichabod?
3. What is so tempting about the Van Tassel's farm to Ichabod?
(a) The landscape's beauty.
(b) The amount of acerage.
(c) The various meats and foul available.
(d) The price of each acre.
4. What does Ichabod do when his is frightened?
(a) He sings.
(b) He shouts.
(c) He prays.
(d) He eats.
5. What time of night does Ichabod leave the Van Tassel's?
(c) Early morning.
6. What does Katrina say to Ichabod after the party?
(a) She wants to think about it.
(b) The narrator does not know.
(c) She rejects his offer for marriage.
(d) She accepts his offer for marriage.
7. Where is Ichabod's 'realm'?
(a) His schoolhouse.
(b) His horse.
(c) His farm.
(d) The church.
8. When is the story published?
9. Who brings the invitation for the Van Tassel's to Ichabod?
(a) Bultrus Van Tassel.
(b) Van Ripper.
(c) Katrina Van Tassel.
(d) An unnamed character.
10. What do the people of Sleepy Hollow search for after the Van Tassel's party?
(a) Ichabod's body.
(b) Brom's horse.
(c) A pumpkin.
(d) A saddle.
11. When Ichabod meets the dark figure, what does he do?
(a) He turns and goes the opposite way.
(b) He demands to know the rider's identity.
(c) He whips Gunpowder.
(d) He trots toward the rider.
12. What does a visiting farmer bring news of years later, after Ichabod's disappearance from Sleepy Hollow?
(a) That Ichabod lives in a neighboring town.
(b) That Ichabod plans to return to Sleepy Hollow.
(c) That Ichabod's body has been found.
(d) That Ichabod Crane is alive and well.
13. Brom Bones is noted for preferring what kind of animals?
14. Who is Gunpowder's owner?
(b) Van Ripper.
(d) Van Tassel.
15. What is one thing Ichabod does with the ladies between service on Sunday?
(a) Gather grapes.
(b) Sing songs.
(d) Write notes.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the narrator describe the farmers' wives at Van Tassel's party?
2. What do some in Sleepy Hollow believe happened to Ichabod?
3. What book has Ichabod mastered?
4. What is another term for courting as defined by the Dutch?
5. Ichabod believes he will be safe from the Headless Horseman if he makes it to where?
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