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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. Why did Grandpere choose to tell the secret?
2. Where did Hubert take Jo after they left the school?
3. What illness did Jo's father have?
4. What does Benjamin do before they leave to drive the sheep up the mountain?
5. What kind of music was going to be played at the special Mass?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened when Jo saw Benjamin and Leah in town?
2. What is life like for Jo after the war?
3. Why does the Corporal decide to leave?
4. What does Jo learn before his father arrives home with news about the children?
5. Who came up with the idea for getting the children safe, and why was this surprising?
6. What happens to Benjamin when the German patrol is near?
7. How did Hubert react to the news that the Germans were leaving?
8. What happened to the bear that Benjamin raised?
9. Why was Jo's father allowed to come home?
10. How does the Corporal show that he cares about Hubert?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the scene in the barn. What was Jo expecting to find, and what did he actually find? How did he react to the find?
Essay Topic 2
What solution does Madame come up with to take care of her financial difficulties? How does Grandpere respond to this solution?
Essay Topic 3
How did Jo feel about finding Grandpere at Madame Horcada's? How did Grandpere react to seeing him there? What plan did they come up with regarding this situation?
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