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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who did the young male deer hate in Chapter 6, Deer Friends?
2. How long did Monty spend in a rack in Chapter 5, Flag is Up Farms Regained?
3. What horse did Monty discover was afraid of the rail in Chapter 8, When a Racehorse's Worst Memory is a Starting Gate?
4. Where did Pat find the young male deer in Chapter 6, Deer Friends one day?
5. What name refers to a female deer?
Short Essay Questions
1. What themes are reflected in Chapter 7, The Invitation That Changed My Life?
2. Describe Monty's invitation in Chapter 7, The Invitation That Changed My Life. Where was he to go?
3. What did Monty suggest his disabled friend could use in order to return to work for him in Chapter 5, Flag is Up Farms Regained?
4. How did Monty feel about his experience with Harcourt in Chapter 5, Flag is Up Farms Regained? What was his next focus?
5. What did Monty remark about fight-or-flight in deer? What did he name his first deer?
6. What deer did Monty refer to as the sweetest? What did she teach him about deer?
7. When did Monty meet the horse Lomitas? How was he brought to Monty?
8. How did meeting the Queen validate Monty? How did this relate to his father?
9. What did Monty often wonder about deer in the beginning of Chapter 6, Deer Friends?
10. What happened to Lomitas in the end? How many mares did he go on to spawn?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the animal body language, horse-training techniques, and Monty's experiences watching mustangs in the wild. How is their behavior described?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the establishment of Flag is Up Farms in Santa Ynez, California. How long did the operation stay running? Is it still running today?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the Great Depression and the financial downfall which Monty's family faced. What protective laws or regulations ensured that child actors and stunt doubles were treated ethically at this time?
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