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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through "White Oak Splits," "Making a Hamper out of White Oak Splits" and "Making a Basket out of White Oak Splits".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Aunt Arie explain that she doesn't want to cut the eye if she can help it?
(a) Black stuff will run out onto everything.
(b) It will give the souse meat a rancid flavor.
(c) It is sticky.
(d) It's bad luck.
2. What does Mrs. Watts say was their reaction to the gifts that Santa Clause had left them?
(a) The objects were hid away and saved as if gold.
(b) They were pleased.
(c) They were too sick to enjoy them.
(d) They had wanted more but didn't say anything.
3. What is NOT needed for hewing?
(c) Foot adze.
(d) Pole axe.
4. What does Aunt Arie say she will do with the eyes?
(a) Grind them up in the sausage.
(b) Throw them away.
(c) Use them to make jelly.
(d) Put them in a soup.
5. What two things are white oak splits traditionally used for?
(a) Furniture and laundry baskets.
(b) Bottoming chairs and animal pens.
(c) Bottoming chairs and baskets.
(d) Making guitars and banjos.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was made from the white oak splits that were made during the article 'White Oak Splits?'
2. What is the last thing that Mrs. Watts describes in her essay?
3. What does Mrs. Watts say she and her brothers received one Christmas from Santa Clause?
4. What was "This is the Way I was Raised Up" written on?
5. What does Mrs. Watts say her brothers used pine to build?
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