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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Tuck say he's going to do while Mae goes to Treegap?
(a) Clean the house.
(b) Work in the garden.
(d) Go with her.
2. Which of the following was not part of the supper Winnie shares with the Tuck family her first night with them?
(b) Scrambled eggs.
3. How does Mae plan to travel to Treegap?
(a) On a horse.
(b) In a car.
(c) On a sleigh.
(d) She's going to walk.
4. To what ride does the author compare the first week of August?
(a) The roller coaster.
(b) The tilt-a-whirl.
(c) The Ferris wheel.
(d) The merry-go-round.
5. How many nights does Winnie say she has spent away from home?
6. What is the smell that comes from the wardrobe in the Tucks' bedroom?
7. What does Winnie say the music sounds like?
(a) A music box.
(b) A circus.
(c) A flute.
8. Tuck says that his family is no longer part of life, but are like what?
(a) A horse pulling a wagon.
(b) A boat going across a pond.
(c) Rocks beside the road.
(d) Water being recycled.
9. What is the sound that makes Winnie stop crying?
(a) Her mother calling her.
(b) The running water.
(c) The music box.
(d) Mae's quiet voice.
10. Which of the following is NOT on the list of things a traveler would find in the woods?
11. What is Jesse's first answer when Winnie asks his age?
(a) One hundred and four.
(b) One hundred and forty-four.
12. What color is the straw hat Mae puts on?
13. What does Mae use as a fan?
(a) A leaf.
(b) Her hat.
(c) Her handkerchief.
(d) A letter.
14. What kind of shoes is Winnie wearing when she gets into the rowboat with Tuck?
(b) Flip flops.
(c) She's barefoot.
(d) Tennis shoes.
15. What does Mae use for a towel after she washes her face in the stream?
(a) A towel.
(b) The bottom of her dress.
(c) The horse blanket.
(d) Her shawl.
Short Answer Questions
1. What surrounds the first house on the road to Treegap?
2. How many years ago did the Tucks come to the area?
3. What color is the Tuck house?
4. When does Mae say they'll take Winnie home?
5. What does Mae do when they pass the strange man with Winnie astride the horse?
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