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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the Baron do when an important family visits?
(a) tries to keep Cosimo hidden
(b) asks them to take Cosimo to Paris
(c) asks them to see if he'll come down for them
(d) takes them to the family estate away from Cosimo
2. What does Cosimo's family celebrate with a big affair?
(a) his parents anniversary
(b) Battista's engagement
(c) the return of the king
(d) Cosimo's birthday
3. What does Cosimo build in the trees for his books?
(a) a hanging waterproof basket
(b) a new wooden dwelling
(d) a protected bookcase
4. What do the boys do when Cosimo and Viola ignore them?
(a) spray them with water
(b) scream at them
(c) throw fruit at them
(d) throw gravel at them
5. What eventually happens to the tree after it was covered in glue?
(a) it became a national monument
(b) it turns purple
(c) it becomes very heavy
(d) it dies
6. What does Cosimo's father give him?
(a) better clothes
(b) his sword
(c) a bow and arrows
(d) a new knife
7. What happens to Gian de Brughi?
(a) he is sent to prison
(b) he has to pay a huge fine
(c) he is hung
(d) his hand is cut off
8. Why is Biagio worried about Cosimo the night his father spoke with him?
(a) Biagio is seeing ghosts at home
(b) his father is calling the magistrate
(c) his father is blaming Biagio
(d) it's the first rainstorm since Cosimo left
9. What is Cosimo trying to do about the people who live below him?
(a) educate them
(b) give them a better life
(c) steal from them to live
(d) make friends and learn from them
10. What did Cosimo do on Sundays with his family?
(a) attend church
(b) play ball
(c) have a picnic in the trees
(d) eat Sunday dinner with them
11. What kind of talent does Battista have?
(a) painting portraits
(b) preparing rodents and animals for eating
(c) weaving beautiful blankets
12. What does Cosimo do when Gian de Brughi is captured?
(a) claims to have done it himself
(b) testifies against him
(c) rescues him
(d) send him flowers
13. Where does Cosimo carve his dog's name?
(a) on his favorite tree
(b) on Viola's garden wall
(c) on his sword shealth
(d) on the roof of his father's house
14. What does Cosimo conclude after studying Gian de Brughi's life and the stories about him?
(a) he would have to use the trees to get away
(b) he would have to be very old
(c) other thieves just use his name
(d) he doesn't exist
15. What does the Cavalier notice when watching Cosimo in the trees?
(a) his dog in the tree with him
(b) his system for collecting water
(c) his tent house
(d) his homemade clothes
Short Answer Questions
1. How far does Cosimo discover the trees go?
2. What is Cosimo first to discover about the trees?
3. Why do Cosimo's mother and father stroll through the forest?
4. Why does the Baron want Cosimo to come down from the trees?
5. What does Cosimo's mother want to know about his teams?
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