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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 Winnie discover is the only rule during the meal?
(a) No drinking from the milk jug.
(b) No conversation while eating.
(c) No elbows on the table.
(d) No talking with your mouth full.
2. What is Jesse doing when Winnie first sees him?
(b) Drinking from a thermos.
(c) Drinking from the spring.
(d) Eating a sandwich.
3. Which of the following is true of Winnie's beliefs?
(a) Winnie believes fairy tales are true.
(b) Winnie doesn't believe in fairy tales.
(c) Winnie believes in magic.
(d) Winnie has always wanted a magic wand.
4. What does Mae say the loft of their home is used for?
(a) The loft is used only for storage.
(b) Miles and Jesse sleep there when they return home.
(c) Mae sews there.
(d) Miles and Jesse do their carpentry there.
5. Who is it that yells from the front door of the cottage that Winnie is going to get her stockings dirty?
(a) Her mother.
(b) Her father.
(c) Her grandmother.
(d) Mae Tuck.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following is NOT on the list of things a traveler would find in the woods?
2. What is the first thing Mae says to Tuck upon waking?
3. How old is Winnie?
4. What is it that Mae is looking at when she first wakes on the day before Jesse and Miles are to come home?
5. What is the news that Tuck gets urging him to come back to the house?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the significance of the dream Tuck is having when Mae wakes him up?
2. What does the stranger ask Winnie first and what does this seem to indicate?
3. Describe the conversation between Jesse and Winnie when Winnie asks for a drink from the spring.
4. Why does Winnie decide not to run away?
5. What is the question posed about land ownership?
6. What does Tuck mean when he says that Winnie is a "real, honest-to-goodness, natural child?"
7. List an instance of foreshadowing in the prologue of the book and tell what this foreshadowing seems to indicate.
8. Why does Winnie think the simple meal she shares with the Tuck family is "luxurious?"
9. What does the author say would likely be found by a traveler who entered the woods near the Fosters' house?
10. Why do the Fosters believe the spring words?
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