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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 color are Jesse's suspenders?
2. What is Winnie doing when the stranger comes to the Foster's gate?
(a) Talking to a toad.
(b) Catching fireflies.
(c) Eating supper.
(d) Waiting for Mae Tuck to pass by.
3. Who is it that yells from the front door of the cottage that Winnie is going to get her stockings dirty?
(a) Her grandmother.
(b) Mae Tuck.
(c) Her mother.
(d) Her father.
4. How does Mae fasten the shawl around her shoulders?
(a) With a string.
(b) With a tarnished metal brooch.
(c) With a safety pin.
(d) With a button.
5. What color is the straw hat Mae puts on?
Short Answer Questions
1. What time does Mae Tuck set out for the village?
2. What time does the stranger appear at the Foster's gate?
3. What is the news that Tuck gets urging him to come back to the house?
4. Who does the stranger at the Foster's gate say he is looking for?
5. What is the "one pretty thing" Mae never leaves home without?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the author say would likely be found by a traveler who entered the woods near the Fosters' house?
2. What are the three things the author says happens that appear to be mere coincidence?
3. What is the analogy Tuck explains of the pond?
4. What is the question posed about land ownership?
5. What is Winnie's reaction and explanation for the mess at the Tuck house?
6. What does Mae tell Tuck she plans to do while in Treegap?
7. List an instance of foreshadowing in the prologue of the book and tell what this foreshadowing seems to indicate.
8. What does Tuck mean when he says that Winnie is a "real, honest-to-goodness, natural child?"
9. What does Mae say about the reason her family members were the ones who drank from the spring?
10. What is the music Winnie, her grandmother and the stranger hear? What do they believe it to be?
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