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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters V and VI.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is on Ned's mind constantly?
(a) His firing the air rifle.
(b) A bully at school who keeps harassing Ned.
(c) His mother's illness.
(d) His father's desire for him to become a minister.
2. What does Ned notice about the things Doris sent for the last three months?
(a) The pictures in the letters do not include Doris herself.
(b) They are addressed in a very shaky handwriting.
(c) They are stale.
(d) They all have the same picture on them.
3. What emotion seems to be just below the surface of Mrs. Scallop?
4. What does Mama mention that embarrasses Ned?
(a) His changing voice.
(b) The air rifle.
(c) His uncle's high regard for Ned.
(d) A girl in his school.
5. What does Hilary promise to Ned?
(a) To bring him home early if he gets homesick.
(b) To take him to visit an aunt Ned has never met.
(c) To teach him to deep sea fish.
(d) To let him know when vacation plans are finalized.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ned think about Mr. Scully?
2. What is one chore Ned does for Mr. Scully?
3. What topic does Ned's mother ask Ned about which he does not answer?
4. How does Ned perceive his family life before his mother is ill?
5. What does Ned bring down from Mr. Scully's attic?
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