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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following words best characterizes Billy's reaction to the Tahlequah townspeople's comments about his appearance?
2. Where will Billy need to pick up his puppies?
(a) At the kennel he ordered them from.
(b) At his grandfather's store.
(c) At a depot in Kentucky.
(d) At a depot in Oklahoma.
3. How does Billy's sister react to his plan to cut down "The Big Tree"?
(a) She thinks he is crazy.
(b) She is angry at him for worrying Mama.
(c) She is confident he can accomplish the task.
(d) She admires him.
4. Why does Old Dan leave Billy's home during the night in Chapter 9?
(a) To return to the tree where the coon is.
(b) To find Little Ann.
(c) To swim in the river.
(d) To track another coon.
5. How does the woman watching Billy play in the playground in Tahlequah react to what happens to Billy?
(a) She laughs at him.
(b) She is disgusted by his appearance.
(c) She rushes over to help him.
(d) She reports him to the school principal.
Short Answer Questions
1. What criteria must all entrants into the hunting contest in Chapter 14 meet?
2. What does Billy do with the money he earns from hunting?
3. How old is Billy when his first hunting season opens?
4. How old is Billy when he finally has enough money to buy the puppies?
5. What does Billy's father suggest he do in the morning after his pups have treed their first raccoon?
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