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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Pa tell Laura could have caused trouble with the Indians?
(a) If they had taken one of the girls
(b) If Ma had not handed over the meat
(c) If Jack had bitten one of them
(d) If the Indians had killed Jack
2. What method does Pa use to build the fireplace?
(b) Cross patch square
(c) Mortar and tar chinking
(d) Stone-set overlay
3. What does Pa do when he comes home?
(a) Goes after the Indians
(b) Plays the fiddle
(c) Starts to clean the logs he brought
(d) Skins a rabbit
4. What family does Pat say lives three miles away?
(a) The Parkers
(b) The Scotts
(c) The Roberts
(d) The Flynns
5. Where does Pa get the nails to use on the roof?
(a) From the general store
(b) From Mr. Edwards
(c) From Mr. Scott
(d) He brought them from their old home
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mary sew on when Pa goes back to the creek for more rocks to finish the fireplace?
2. How big was the wolf pack Pa saw on the prairie?
3. Where does Pa find Mr. Scott one morning?
4. Who does Pa say is living about nine miles away?
5. How does Pa bring logs up from the creek bottom?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the house and the barn get doors?
2. What does Pa tell the family about their neighbors as they eat dinner Sunday evening?
3. What does Pa make for the cabin at the beginning of Chapter 12 and how does Ma help?
4. What does Pa do every morning when digging the well with Mr. Scott and what happens to Mr. Scott in the well one morning?
5. Why does the family stop after traveling for a few hours?
6. How does Pa get help for the roof from Mr. Edwards and what kind of floor does Pa put in the house?
7. What does Pa do with Pet and Patty when they camp on the prairie?
8. What does Laura tell her Pa about Jack and the Indians and what is his response?
9. What does Laura tell her Ma she wants to see relating to Indians and what does Laura’s Ma tell her?
10. How does Laura end up wading in the creek?
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