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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 Mr. Scully think about the one-eyed cat?
(a) It needs to live in the shed in the winter.
(b) It is sick.
(c) It is not feral.
(d) It is pregnant.
2. What does Ned think about as he leaves the nursing home?
(a) The times Mr. Scully would laugh until he had tears in his eyes.
(b) The mementos Mr. Scully threw out.
(c) The pain of aging.
(d) Shooting the cat.
3. What does Ned admit to Mr. Scully on another trip to see the man?
(a) That Ned does not ever want to shoot the rifle again.
(b) That Ned is afraid of his mother dying.
(c) That Ned shot the cat and put out its eye.
(d) That Ned is afraid of death.
4. What does Nurse Clay tell Ned?
(a) That Mr. Scully had been moved to live with his daughter.
(b) That Mr. Scully is in the hospital in Waterville.
(c) That Mr. Scully died two days earlier.
(d) That Mr. Scully is in a coma.
5. Where is Billy Gaskell's family moving?
(c) New York.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mrs. Kimball say about Mr. Scully?
2. What happens when Ned and his papa return home after a visit to Mr. Scully?
3. Who is going to help look after Ned's mother?
4. What does Mr. Scully promise to continue doing?
5. What does Ned realize about Mr. Scully and Ned's confession?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Mama tell Ned about something she did when Ned was three?
2. What happens on the first day December and what does Ned see?
3. What does Mr. Scully say to Ned about the one-eyed cat?
4. What will Mr. Willis start doing for Mr. Scully and why?
5. What changes take place for the Kimball family?
6. What does Ned do for Janet that shows his kind nature?
7. What does Ned bring down from the attic and what is inside it?
8. How does the fight end?
9. About what does Ned open up and talk to his mama?
10. What does Ned learn about the Makepeace mansion?
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