My Antonia Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1: Chapter 8 | Book 1: Chapter 9.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Which of the following does NOT characterize Jim's grandparents?
(a) Stern
(b) Kind
(c) Strong
(d) Orderly

2. What first strikes Jim about the location of his grandparents' home?
(a) The farm is extremely quiet.
(b) There are few trees in the area.
(c) There are many immigrants living in the area.
(d) There is land as far as the eye can see.

3. Who accompanies Jim on his train trip to Nebraska in Chapter 1?
(a) Otto Fuchs
(b) His grandfather
(c) Antonia
(d) Jake Marpole

4. Antonia confides to Jim that her father is _______________
(a) deeply sad.
(b) dangerous and unpredictable.
(c) cruel and unforgiving.
(d) mentally ill.

5. What does Antonia offer Jim when she meets him?
(a) Her friendship
(b) Help on the farm
(c) Her ring
(d) Wild mushrooms

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Mr. Shimerda promise to give Jim when he is older?

2. What misfortune falls upon Pavel in Chapter 8?

3. Who entertains Jim when he is forced to stay indoors because of illness?

4. What does Jim tell the narrator of the introduction?

5. What does Mr. Shimerda ask Jim's grandmother to do?

(see the answer key)

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