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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 happens when Ned and his papa return home after a visit to Mr. Scully?
(a) Mr. Scully's sister has moved into Mr. Scully's house.
(b) Mama is very ill.
(c) Doris has moved into Mr. Scully's house.
(d) The one-eyed cat is dead on their driveway.
2. What does Hilary promise to Ned?
(a) To let him know when vacation plans are finalized.
(b) To bring him home early if he gets homesick.
(c) To take him to visit an aunt Ned has never met.
(d) To teach him to deep sea fish.
3. What does Evelyn get as a result of her father earning more money?
(b) A new hat.
(c) Drawing materials.
4. What does Ned admit to Mr. Scully on another trip to see the man?
(a) That Ned is afraid of death.
(b) That Ned shot the cat and put out its eye.
(c) That Ned does not ever want to shoot the rifle again.
(d) That Ned is afraid of his mother dying.
5. Where is Billy Gaskell's family moving?
(a) New York.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where is Ned spending a great deal of time after he recovers?
2. How does Ned believe Mr. Scully responds to Ned's confession?
3. What does Ned figure his father will begin doing?
4. What does Evelyn tell Ned about an abandoned house?
5. Where does Ned go after he finds Mr. Scully?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the fight end?
2. What does Ned bring down from the attic and what is inside it?
3. Who does Ned meet at Mr. Scully's house one day after Mr. Scully is gone and what does she tell him?
4. What do Billy and Ned hope for this year's winter season?
5. What are Uncle Hilary's newest plans as outlined in a letter the Willis family receives?
6. What happens when Ned goes to visit Mr. Scully again?
7. What does Ned learn about the Makepeace mansion?
8. What will Mr. Willis start doing for Mr. Scully and why?
9. What does Ned's father notice as Ned and he are trimming the Christmas tree and what happens?
10. What does Ned's mama "confess" to Ned?
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