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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. How does Cosimo get a winter coat?
(a) he made it from animals he'd killed
(b) he stole it
(c) his mother sent one to him
(d) Viola gave him one
2. What do the fruit boys learn from Cosimo?
(a) that the farmers are nice people
(b) how to move through the trees without going down
(c) how to avoid the farmers' dogs scenting them
(d) how to find the best fruit
3. What eventually happens to the tree after it was covered in glue?
(a) it became a national monument
(b) it dies
(c) it becomes very heavy
(d) it turns purple
4. What does Cosimo's mother want to know about his teams?
(a) if they feed him
(b) if they want to live in the trees with him
(c) if they're armed and doing maneuvers
(d) if they obey him
5. Why is the meal at the beginning of the book significant?
(a) it is of snails
(b) Cosimo's sister cooked it
(c) Cosimo's brother betrayed him by eating it
(d) it will be Cosimo's last on the ground
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Cosimo do on Sundays with his family?
2. How far does Cosimo discover the trees go?
3. How long were the brothers locked in their rooms for trying to rescue snails?
4. Why do the boys' mothers get upset with them?
5. What group of individuals hears about the Abbe's conversations with Cosimo?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Battista do to make Cosimo come home and what is the result of her action?
2. What does Biagio reveal about the Cavalier's story?
3. With what important meal does the book open with?
4. Who is Sinforosa?
5. What does Cosimo do to impress Viola?
6. Why is Cosimo's mother nicknamed the Generalessa?
7. Describe an activity Cosimo has learned well and that his dog helps him with.
8. What do the brigands around town do about Gian de Brughi being in hiding?
9. What does Cosimo do when he sees the pirates unloading the boats and what happens as a result of his actions?
10. What do Cosimo's parents want to know about the men Cosimo enlisted for his project?
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