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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 7-8.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How far from Independence does Pa say they are in Chapter 4?
(a) 35 miles
(b) 40 miles
(c) 60 miles
(d) 100 miles
2. Why did Pa and Patty come galloping into the homestead in Chapter 7?
(a) They spotted a huge wolf pack
(b) There was a cougar chasing them
(c) Pa wanted to stretch Patty's legs
(d) Pa cuts his leg while hunting
3. When does Pa decide they are going to leave?
(a) At the end of Spring
(c) The end of Winter
4. What does Mr. Edwards tell Laura he is?
(a) An outlaw
(b) A fur trapper
(c) A wildcat
(d) A failed banker
5. What happens to the wagon as they cross the creek?
(a) The front brake smashes on a rock
(b) Nothing happens
(c) The right rear wheel gets stuck in the sandy bottom
(d) One of the horses stumbles in the water
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Pa think the eyes they see in the dark are not from a wolf?
2. Where does the Ingalls family live at the opening of the book?
3. How big was the wolf pack Pa saw on the prairie?
4. What does Ma complain about when Jack comes into the camp?
5. What is the first state through which the Ingalls family travels?
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