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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 5-6.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Mr. Edwards tell Laura he is?
(a) A failed banker
(b) A fur trapper
(c) A wildcat
(d) An outlaw
2. What is Laura doing at breakfast that her mother tells her to stop?
(b) Playing with her food
(c) Reading a book
(d) Pushing on Mary
3. How much of the house does Pa and Mr. Edwards get done the first day he comes over?
(a) Half of it
(b) All but the windows and roof
(c) All but the roof
(d) Two-thirds of it
4. How does the family cross the Missouri River?
(a) They do not cross the river but travel alongside it
(b) On a raft
(c) At a ford
(d) On a bridge
5. What does the family hear during the night of their first night traveling?
(a) A tornado
(b) Two stags fighting
(c) Howling wolves
(d) The ice breaking on the lake
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ma do with the dish-cloth when she finishes the dishes?
2. What does Pa use for a temporary roof?
3. What is the first state through which the Ingalls family travels?
4. What happened to Ma when a log fell on her?
5. Where does Jack sleep the night he returns?
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