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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. What does Winnie sit in back in her room at home?
2. What does the constable say about the kidnapping charges against the Tucks?
3. In what room do the Fosters hear the stranger's story of Winnie's abduction?
4. What does Winnie say to Tuck as she's being taken away?
5. Who opens the door of Winnie's house?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the stranger say is his plan for the stream and what role does he want the Tucks to play?
2. How does the stranger act when he goes to the Foster house?
3. What is the plan Jesse tells Winnie and what does she add to the plan?
4. What does Winnie think about after she's poured the bottle of water on the toad?
5. What is the likely significance of the fact that all the lights are on in the Foster house when the stranger arrives?
6. Why does Winnie say that Mae can never be taken to the gallows?
7. What is revealed about the constable during his conversations with the stranger?
8. What are the conditions of the trade the stranger proposes?
9. What questions does the constable ask in an effort to get a conversation going during the trip to the Tucks' house?
10. How is Winnie treated by her family the day after her return?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why is Winnie's presence at the Tuck household so welcome? Would any child have been equally welcomed?
Essay Topic 2
The Tucks have never been able to settle down anywhere for long while the Fosters have always lived in the same house on the same land. Compare this aspect of the two families, including the impact of their different lives on others.
Essay Topic 3
Tuck looks at the stranger with great envy as the man seems about to die. Why does Tuck envy a man who is likely to die? Would Jesse and Miles have likely felt the same as their father?
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