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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What vehicle does the vet come in?
(a) A black SUV.
(b) A red pickup.
(c) A blue sedan.
(d) A green station wagon.
2. Where is Bernie when the farmer drops the black hen off at the gas station?
(a) At the barn.
(b) On a road test.
(c) Having lunch.
(d) At the kids' school.
3. What color do the finches turn as spring approaches?
4. Who identifies Ben's reading problem as dyslexia?
(a) The Lady.
5. What does Ben say when Whittington purrs?
(a) That it sounds more like a chainsaw than a cat.
(b) That it sounds like Whittington is out of practice.
(c) That Whittington doesn't know what a purr should sound like.
(d) That Whittington has the loudest purr in the world.
6. How long do Whittington's injuries from the fight last?
(a) Until April Fool's Day.
(b) Until St. Patrick's Day.
(c) Until New Year's.
(d) Until Valentine's Day.
7. What does the agent give Dick when he leaves the carriage?
(a) A coat.
(b) A gold coin.
(c) A pair of shoes.
(d) A penny.
8. What does the rooster find by kicking away straw and dung?
(d) New grass and weeds.
9. What color is Abby's hair?
10. Where does the Lady have the children sit?
(a) On the stable doors.
(b) Cuddled up to the horses.
(c) On the rail with Whittington.
(d) On a bundle of hay.
11. How does Havey get exercise?
(a) By running up and down the farm road to the barn.
(b) By chasing the Lady and nipping at the horses.
(c) By running round and round the barn while Bernie waters the animals.
(d) By running after rats and chickens.
12. What alarms Bernie, Abby, and Ben most about Spooker's behavior?
(a) She doesn't drink.
(b) She doesn't run around.
(c) She doesn't paw the ground.
(d) She doesn't eat.
13. What is the name of the captain's ship?
(a) The Hornblower.
(b) The Cornicopia.
(c) The Corinthian.
(d) The Unicorn.
14. How old does Dick tell Will Price he is?
15. Where does Abby write the word she's teaching Ben so that Whittington can see it?
(a) In the dirt.
(b) On a post.
(c) On her hand.
(d) On a paper.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Gran give to Abby and Ben when they have upset stomachs?
2. How many generations does Whittington say he's removed from Dick Whittington's cat?
3. What color stripe is on the mainsail of the ship Dick sails on?
4. Who is the first animal to make friends with the black hen?
5. What birds cause the horses to tear around because the noise reminds them of crowds at the horse races?
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