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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 came out of the woods as they were heading home?
2. What would the soldiers find in the barn?
3. What did Hubert chase when they went to the woods?
4. What did the Corporal give Hubert as a gift?
5. What toy did Jo recognize?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the priest's musical talents help the children?
2. What happened to the German troops when the war ended?
3. What happened when Jo saw Benjamin and Leah in town?
4. Where does Grandpere go when the Germans come to Madame Horcada's house?
5. What happens when the Germans arrive?
6. How does the Corporal show that he cares about Hubert?
7. What happened while Jo was out looking for eagles with the Corporal?
8. How does Grandpere help heal the rift between the father and the son?
9. What happened to the bear that Benjamin raised?
10. How does Jo feel about the return of his father?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Leah. What made her come into the house? Why did this make Benjamin angry? How did she react to his anger? How was she comforted?
Essay Topic 2
Most of the men in the village went off to war. How has this affected the village as a whole? How has it affected Jo? How does he compensate for the loss of his father?
Essay Topic 3
The war came on suddenly, radically changing the lives of the villagers. The bear attack came on suddenly, changing Jo's world. Describe how the situations were similar.
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