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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 9.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Travis' mother instruct him to do while he is doing his chores?
(a) He is to recite his numbers while he works.
(b) He is to think about Little Arliss and the dog.
(c) He is to recite his Latin verbs while he works.
(d) He is to say his prayers while he works.
2. What disease does Bud Searcy hope does not spread throughout the settlement before the men get back?
(c) Small Pox.
3. What does Travis do to try and drive the bulls away from the cabin?
(a) He goes after them with a bull whip.
(b) He chases them with a pitch fork.
(c) He throws rocks at them.
(d) He tosses boiling water at them.
4. What sound do the bulls make that are looking for a fight outside the family's cabin?
(a) They snort quietly.
(b) They raise their voices in a wild, brassy blare.
(c) They quietly moan.
(d) They squeal like pigs.
5. What does Mama ask Travis to do after he milks the cows?
(a) Get Little Arliss ready for bed.
(b) Read the Bible.
(c) Kill a doe for meat.
(d) Feed the dog.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is the trade that Sanderson and Little Arliss agree upon?
2. How does Travis react to the news about hydrophobia?
3. What is the hog's favorite food?
4. What does Old Yeller do when Travis sic's him on the bulls?
5. What is a strange varmit stealing from the people in the settlement?
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