1. Dillard opens this first chapter remembering this animal.
(a) a robin whose nest fell from the tree
(b) an old tomcat that she used to have
(c) a poodle that lived down the street from her
(d) an alligator she saw in the zoo
2. What does the animal in question #1 do to to get Dillard's attention?
(a) meows loudly
(b) jumps in through the open window and climbs on Dillard's chest
(c) knocks her glasses off onto the floor
(d) bats her leg with his paw
3. What did the animal in question #1 often leave on Dillard's nightgown?
(a) wet, slimy mud off his paws
(b) a dead mouse
(c) cat hairs
(d) bloody, rose-shaped paw prints
4. How does Dillard think of Tinker Creek in the first chapter?
(a) as a scary, mysterious place
(b) as a place that time forgot
(c) as an anchor that keeps her steady in the current of life
(d) that she'd rather live somewhere else
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