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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 Cosimo say about resuming his education?
(a) he won't do it
(b) he's willing to do it
(c) he will come home in the fall
(d) he will teach himself
2. What does Cosimo decide to build?
(a) a new tree house
(b) a zip line system in the trees
(c) walkways between trees
(d) barrels of water high in the trees
3. Why does Cosimo believe olive trees are great for climbing?
(a) their branches are close together
(b) they have small leaves
(c) they have good traction
(d) they smell nice
4. What do the burglars who tried to use Gian do to Cosimo?
(a) kidnapped his brother
(b) killed his dog
(c) stole his tent
(d) set his tree on fire
5. What does Biagio bring Cosimo during the rainstorm?
(a) an old army tent
(b) a waterproof sleeping bag
(c) food and two umbrellas
(d) a rain coat
Short Answer Questions
1. Why is the meal at the beginning of the book significant?
2. What does Cosimo tell Viola the next time he sees her?
3. What does Biagio offer Cosimo as an apology?
4. What does Gian de Brughi do while in hiding from the law after Cosimo rescued him?
5. Who follows Viola when she goes riding on her horse?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who does Cosimo meet in a neighbor's garden as he explores through the trees?
2. What does Cosimo tell Biagio about their uncle's activities and what does he want to do about them?
3. What does Cosimo do when he sees the pirates unloading the boats and what happens as a result of his actions?
4. How does the Count who visits the family feel about Cosimo's choice?
5. How does Cosimo's first encounter with the fruit thieves happen?
6. What do the brigands around town do about Gian de Brughi being in hiding?
7. How does Cosimo stay warm in the trees in the winter?
8. Why is Cosimo curious about Gian de Brughi?
9. What do Cosimo's parents want to know about the men Cosimo enlisted for his project?
10. What does Biagio do in the morning after his brother spent the first night in the trees?
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